Olympique Lyonnais

Manchester United after Florent Da Silva

L’Équipe report that Lyon’s 16-year-old creative midfield talent Florent Da Silva is being courted heavily by Manchester United. The Red Devils are expected to imminently make a bid to Les Gones to buy Da Silva out of the final 12 … Read more »

Bruno Génésio won’t manage Newcastle, whose takeover is off

L’Équipe have spoken to super-agent Pini Zahavi who has confirmed this evening that French tactician Bruno Genesio will not become the next manager of Newcastle United. Zahavi confirmed that the Emirati takeover project of the Magpies, headed up by Peter Kenyon, … Read more »

Lyon to beat Juventus to Eli Wissa (16)

L’Équipe report this morning that Lyon have won the race to sign French teenage sensation and 16-year-old attacker Eli Wissa to a professional contract. The current Laval (3rd division) prospect will shortly pen a deal on professional terms with Les … Read more »

Spanish contacts for Nabil Fékir

L’Équipe report that Valencia have made their interest in Lyon captain Nabil Fékir known. The 25-year-old is persistent in his desire to quit OL this summer, despite President Aulas and Sporting Director Juninho’s efforts to convince him to stay and … Read more »

Official | Lyon sign Joachim Andersen from Sampdoria

Lyon have today confirmed the €24m plus €6m bonuses signing of Danish central defender Joachim Andersen from Italian side Sampdoria. The 23-year-old has signed his contract with the Ligue 1 side and is expected to slot into the starting XI … Read more »

Lyon SD Juninho pessimistic about Nabil Fékir

Speaking at the unveiling press conference for left-back Youssouf Koné, who joins from Lille, Lyon Sporting Director Juninho discussed the future of French international attacking midfielder Nabil Fékir. “I spoke with Nabil Fékir. I wanted to get to know him. … Read more »