Olympique Lyonnais

Hatem Ben Arfa negotiating with Real Betis & Sevilla

As reported by Ouest-France, Hatem Ben Arfa’s advisor Michel Ouazine spent the day in Sevilla today to negotiate with representatives of Real Betis as well as Sevilla Sporting Director Monchi about a possible free transfer move from Rennes when his current … Read more »

Manchester United have bid €46m for Moussa Dembélé

Premier League side Manchester United have indeed made a formal bid to Ligue 1 side Lyon for 22-year-old French youth international striker Moussa Dembélé, to the tune of €46m, according to sources contacted by Football News. Our colleague Benjamin Quarez … Read more »

Jérémy Morel in talks for Brest move

Our colleagues at Euro United are reporting tonight that 35-year-old versatile defender Jérémy Morel is in advanced talks to join newly promoted to Ligue 1 side Brest for next season. The Madagascan international is out of contract with Lyon next month. … Read more »

Jean-Michel Aulas: “I have offered Tanguy Ndombele to PSG.”

Speaking to reporters following Lyon’s 4-0 victory over Ligue 1 strugglers Caen last night, club president Jean-Michel Aulas confirmed that he had called title-winners PSG about a possible deal for OL’s central midfielder Tanguy Ndombele. “I am in negotiations with … Read more »

Official | Lyon President Aulas confirms Juninho – Sylvinho double hire

Speaking to OL TV following tonight’s 4-0 win over SM Caen, Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas confirmed the double-hiring of former club legend Juninho as the club’s new Sporting Director and Sylvinho as his team’s new Head Coach. “The decision is made … Read more »

Lyon’s next manager is Sylvinho

As reported by RMC, L’Équipe and Euro United yesterday, Lyon’s next Head Coach is former Manchester City, Arsenal and Barcelona left-back Sylvinho. The decision on the new coach was taken by incoming Sporting Director Juninho, with President Jean-Michel Aulas giving the Brazilian club … Read more »