Ligue 1

Atletico Madrid in pole for Rayan Ait Nouri

Le Courrier de l’Ouest report that Spanish giants Atletico Madrid are in pole position to land 18-year-old Angers left-back Rayan Ait Nouri. The French teen has had historic interest from AS Monaco and Wolves, but Atleti lead in the race … Read more »

Olivier Ntcham: “A departure from Celtic is possible yes.”

RMC spoke to France U21s midfielder Olivier Ntcham ahead of the upcoming EURO 2019 tournament about his future. “A departure from Celtic is possible yes. For the moment, this is not really a topic of conversation because I am truly … Read more »

Lyon set to lose 20-year-old attacking midfield prospect Hamza Rafia

L’Équipe report that 20-year-old Lyon attacking midfielder Hamza Rafia is set to quit the club and refuse a 3-year professional contract offer. Rafia’s youth contract is due to expire at the end of the month and has been the subject … Read more »

Bordeaux interested in Marin Cubretovic

L’Équipe report that Ligue 1 side Bordeaux are interested in signing 15-year-old Croatian attacker Marin Cubretovic. Cubretovic is currently plying his trade at NK Solin, in the Croatian second division, having scored 128 goals in his national championship for his … Read more »

PSG not expected to retain Presnel Kimpembe in the event of considerable offer

Our colleagues at Soccer Link report that French international central defender Presnel Kimpembe will not be retained by PSG this summer in the event of a considerable offer in this transfer window. Arsenal are understood to have entered into contact with … Read more »

Lyon’s opening bid for Youssouf Koné rejected

L’Équipe report that Lyon’s opening offer for 23-year-old Lille left-back Youssouf Koné, €8.5m, has been rejected by Les Dogues. LOSC are seeking at least €10m for the Malian international and expect competitive offers for the player to come in from … Read more »