Lyon Rumors & News

  • Emmanuel Adebayor brutally rejected by Lyon

    Give Me Sport "Taking a chance on Emmanuel Adebayor is always going to be a gamble. The striker has had countless opportunities in his career, but seems to have a gift for alienating managers and fans alike. Having left Crystal Palace in the summer following a woeful spell which saw him score just one..." September 17

  • Lacazette overcomes obstacles at Lyon to emerge as a €70m transfer prize

    ESPN FC "What a difference 12 months can make. At this time last year, Alexandre Lacazette was struggling. His fitness was lacking, fans were not pleased and he could not have looked unhappier. Coming off the best season of his career -- he scored 27 goals in 33 Ligue 1 matches in 2014-15 -- his summer..." August 16

  • Alexandre Lacazette to Arsenal transfer back on?

    Pro Soccer Talk "Arsenal’s interest in Alexandre Lacazette could yet bear fruit. The Lyon and France striker, 25, has been a summer-long target for Arsene Wenger but Lyon rejected a bid of $38.5 million from Arsenal last week and issued a public statement saying Lacazette was going nowhere. However, Lyon’s..." August 02

  • Arsenal ready to make new £35 million bid for Alexandre Lacazette

    The Telegraph "Arsenal are ready to test Lyon’s assertion that Alexandre Lacazette is not for sale by making an improved bid for the France striker. Having failed to persuade Jamie Vardy to leave Premier League champions Leicester City, Arsene Wenger had also targeted Lacazette but had an initial 35 million..." July 30

  • Arsenal plan fresh and “final” £33m bid for Lyon’s star striker Alexandre Lacazette

    Squawka "Arsenal are planning an improved offer for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette but are not prepared to spend more than £33.7 million (€40m) to bring him to the Emirates Stadium. Lyon announced on Tuesday that they had rejected a £29.5m (€35m) bid from the Gunners for Lacazette, although Squawka..." July 29

  • Arsenal transfer target Alexandre Lacazette CAN go despite Lyon's denials — but will cost £40million-plus

    Daily Mirror "Lyon have told Arsenal they will have to pay £40million plus bonuses to sign striker Alexandre Lacazette. The French club set out their terms BEFORE Arsene Wenger moved for the 25-year-old with a bid of just £29.3m (€35m). Lyon have confirmed that the Gunners' offer has been received, and..." July 27

  • Arsenal have £29m offer for Alexandre Lacazette rejected by Lyon

    The Guardian "Arsenal have had an offer of €35m (£29.3m) for the Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette rejected. Lyon denied that Arsenal have submitted a new bid of €48m for the 25-year-old France international, whom they insist is not for sale." July 26

  • Arsenal in Alexandre Lacazette transfer battle with West Ham and Atletico Madrid

    Daily Mirror "Gunners boss Arsene Wenger is set for a meeting with the £45m-rated Lyon and France striker's representatives this week after missing out on Jamie Vardy Arsenal are involved in a three-way battle for French striker Alexandre Lacazette. Manager Arsene Wenger – who missed out on Jamie Vardy..." June 26

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