Uk news Moussa Dembele and the long running record that could seal his transfer fate MetiNews.Com
MetiNews.Com - The 24-year-old is expected to depart Ligue 1 during this transfer window as a clutch of Europe's leading clubs circle around the forward.
Breaking News ! In-demand Moussa Dembele's suitors received a boost after Lyon suffered penalty heartache against Paris Saint-Germain. The 24-year-old is expected to depart Ligue 1 during this transfer window as a clutch of Europe's leading clubs circle around the forward. And now Lyon look increasingly unlikely to be playing European football next season after losing the French League Cup Final on Friday night. That means Rudi Garcia and his side's only hope of continental action next season is by winning the Champions League next season. Read More Related Articles Transfer news LIVE as Celtic and Rangers plus Aberdeen, Hibs and Hearts eye deals A triumph in the one-legged tournament in Portugal isn't beyond the realms of possibility but they remain the rank outsiders despite their 1-0 lead over Juventus. Lyon were left seething after the Ligue 1 season was called during lockdown as they were one point away from a Europa League berth. No European football will leave Lyon with some big decisions to make over the future of star pair Dembele and Memphis Depay.
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The club's president Jean-Michel Aulas is regarded as a fearsome transfer negotiator and he conceded earlier this year that the former Celtic star could depart. And an exit could be hastened if Dembele - valued at £60m - isn't able to showcase his talents in the Champions League next season. Manchester United are long-time admirers of the Celtic hero but Arsenal and Tottenham would also be interested if he became available. Celtic will also be keeping a keen eye on developments as they have a 10 per cent sell-on fee for a player they sold to Lyon for £19.8m back in 2018.
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