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Real Sociedad will sign Modibo Sagnan (Lens) for €5m

La Liga outfit Real Sociedad have completed a deal with Ligue 2 club RC Lens to sign 19-year-old central defender Modibo Sagnan, according to L’Équipe. The deal will see RCL receive €5m from their Spanish counterparts – Sagnan has played in just … Read more »

Genoa wanting Modibo Sagnan (Lens)

Gianluca di Marzio reports that Serie A side Genoa want to sign Ligue 2 outfit Lens’ 19-year-old central defender Modibo Sagnan. Juventus also have an interest in the Frenchman, and could also be involved in the deal, according to the Italian … Read more »

Official | RC Lens sign Toulouse defender Steven Fortès on loan

RC Lens have confirmed that they have reached an agreement with Toulouse for the loan signing of Steven Fortès until the end of the season. The 26-year-old centre back, who is a Cape Verde international, is due for a medical … Read more »

Yassin Fortune explains why he turned down a new 4-year contract from Arsenal

French young prospect and 19-year-old FC Sion attacker Yassin Fortune has discussed his move and subsequent time at Arsenal in an exclusive interview with Foot Mercato. When Lens decided to accept Arsenal’s offer, the club was in financial difficulty. Did you … Read more »

Reims to send Grejohn Kyei on loan to RC Lens with an option to buy

23-year-old Reims forward Grejohn Kyei is set to join Ligue 2 side RC Lens on an initial loan with an option to buy, according to RMC and Yahoo Sport FR. Kyei will be in the stands tonight to watch Lens take on … Read more »

Liverpool have a 2nd attempt to sign Modibo Sagnan from RC Lens rebuffed

Premier League side Liverpool have failed in their efforts to sign 19-year-old Ligue 2 central defender Modibo Sagnan from Lens, according to France Football. LFC already tried for the player in January but were rebuffed, and their advances this summer have again … Read more »