Olympique Lyonnais

Official | Real Madrid & Lyon confirm deal for Mariano Diaz

Real Madrid have this evening confirmed the return of Spanish striker Mariano Diaz from Lyon. The forward moves back to the Santiago Bernabéu for a fee of €30m – plus €3m in additional bonuses – just a year on from … Read more »

Official | Lyon send Gédéon Kalulu on loan to Bourg-en-Bresse

Lyon youngster Gédéon Kalulu has today been loaned to Championnat National side Bourg-en-Bresse for the season. Kalulu, the younger brother of former Lyon striker Aldo who is now with FC Basel, has signed for the third tier side amid reports earlier … Read more »

Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas offers update on striker situation

Speaking at press conference orchestrated to unveil the contract extension of central defender Marcelo, Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas discussed the club’s striker situation. On Mariano Diaz: Things did not go as we imagined. He told us 3 weeks ago that … Read more »

Real Madrid make concrete move to re-sign Lyon striker Mariano Diaz

Sevilla reached an agreement last night with Lyon to sign Dominican striker Mariano Diaz for a fee between €35m and €40m, according to L’Équipe. However, Real Madrid appear to have stolen in at the last second, having had a first refusal … Read more »

Mapou Yanga Mbiwa is in Turkey to finalise Bursaspor loan

Lyon central defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa is in Turkey where he is expected to finalise a season-long loan move to Bursaspor, according to L’Équipe. The former Roma and Newcastle man will see 50% of his wages paid for by the Turkish side, with … Read more »

Lyon have turned down two offers from Sevilla for Mariano Diaz

Lyon representatives have turned down two offers from Sevilla for former Real Madrid forward Mariano Diaz, according to L’Équipe. OL have reportedly decided to set the asking price for Diaz at €40m.