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newsfootballa month ago

Come to point in my career where I constantly want to win, proclaims Emerson Palmieri

Emerson Palmieri expressed his delight at winning the Champions League last season with Chelsea and then Euro 2020 with Italy. The 27-year-old left-back, who joined Lyon on loan from Chelsea this summer, hopes to quench his desire for further glory by winning even more trophies in the near future.
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newsfootballa month ago

Jérome Boateng joins Olympique Lyon on free-transfer after leaving Bayern Munich

Ligue 1 side Olympique Lyon have confirmed that they have signed Jérome Boateng on a free transfer after the defender left Bayern Munich following the expiration of his contract. Boateng has signed a two-year contract which will keep the 2014 World Cup winner at the club until at least 2023.
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newsfootballa month ago

Olympique Lyon set to sign Xherdan Shaqiri from Liverpool for £9.5 million fee

In a statement, Olympique Lyon have confirmed that they are set to sign Liverpool’s Xherdan Shaqiri for a £9.5 million fee after lengthy negotiations between the two clubs. The Swiss international has been given permission by the Reds to undergo a medical to finalize his imminent departure.
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newsfootball2 months ago

Amazing feeling playing for Barcelona as its dream come true, proclaims Memphis Depay

Memphis Depay has admitted that playing for Barcelona is a dream come true and something that he has dreamed of doing since he was a child with him ready to win trophies. The former Olympique Lyon attacker signed for Barcelona on a free transfer this summer on a contract until June 2023.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Reports | Olympique Lyonnais in talks with Ajax to sign goalkeeper Andre Onana

According to Goal, Olympique Lyon have been in talks with Ajax to sign Andre Onana and the goalkeeper's agent has confirmed the news. The Cameroon international has been linked to a move this summer with Arsenal and Inter reported eager to sign him but could be on his way to France instead.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Barcelona sign Olympique Lyon's Memphis Depay on free-transfer

Barcelona continues their summer shake-up by signing Netherlands forward Memphis Depay once the star becomes a free-agent at the end of the month. The 27-year-old refused an extension with Olympique Lyon with him looking for a new challenge after serious interest from the Camp Nou side last summer.
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newsfootball3 months ago

Reports | Barcelona set to confirm move for Memphis Depay on three year contract

According to Fabrizio Romano, Barcelona are inching closer towards completeing their move for Memphis Depay with the La Liga giants set to sign the forward as a free-agent. The 27-year-old has been heavily linked with a move to the Camp Nou for well over a year and will sign a three year deal.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Think Memphis Depay is strong but he is not one of best players in world, admits Juninho

Olympique Lyon Sporting director Juninho has expressed criticized Memphis Depay suggesting that the Dutch forward should realise that he's not one of the best. The former Manchester United man finished as Lyon's top scorer with 21 goals in Ligue 1, with him finishing just behind Kylian Mbappe.
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newsfootball4 months ago

Nothing has been done with any team as my focus lies on Euros, proclaims Memphis Depay

Memphis Depay has revealed that Barcelona are not the only club looking to secure his services but added that his focus right now is on the postponed Euro 2020. The Netherlands international has netted 22 goals and 10 assists across all competitions for Olympique Lyonnais this season.
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newsfootball6 months ago

Reports | Manchester United looking at Tottenham’s Hugo Lloris to replace David De Gea

According to L’Equipe, Manchester City are eyeing a potential move for Hugo Lloris over the summer with them open to letting David De Gea leave the club in the same transfer window. The Spaniard was once considered to be one of the Premier League’s best but has struggled over the last few years.
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