Lyon will decide about Fekir’s possible sale in late December
Lyon hope to resolve the issue with playmaker Nabil Fekir’s future already this month. The player continues to be associated with moving to the Premier League.
Recall, Fekir’s transfer to Liverpool was declined at the last moment last summer. Since then, stories regularly appear in the press that the Reds can renew their interest in Nabil, especially in light of their problems with midfield centre’s creative this season.
Chelsea are also interested in the 25-year-old player of the France national team. Sarri’s team risks losing Eden Hazard in the summer. On the eve, an information appeared in the Spanish media that the Blues’ leader had already agreed to go to Real at the end of the season.
Bayern Munich can compete with the Premier League’s grandees in the fight for Fekir.
Lyon intend to quickly clarify this situation because Nabil’s current contract expires at the end of the next season.
According to Le Progres, club’s president Jean-Michel Aulas announced at the annual meeting of Lyon’s shareholders on Wednesday, that he was scheduled to meet with Fekir before the winter holidays. The parties have to decide whether they will extend cooperation or prefer to part.
Ligue 1 clubs proceed on winter holidays after 21-22 of December.
(Reporting by Kovtunov Ilya, editing by Ponomarenko Valeriia)