Home Premier League Manchester City Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar cools on Man City move

Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar cools on Man City move

Lyon are certain to lose Houssem Aouar this summer with the only question being to which club?

Manchester City and Juventus have been the most regularly linked with 23-year-old Aouar, but there are complications.

Juventus want midfielder Aouar on a two-year paid loan with a clause to purchase him at the end.

According to L’Equipe the Aouar case is suffering from the effect of the Coronavirus crisis and taking longer than expected.

Lyon have been hoping to earn at least €50m for Aouar, but there have been very few developments lately.

One club with the wealth to fund a deal is Manchester City, where many expect Aouar to go.

However, L’Equipe states that the player has cooled on the idea of joining Pep Guardiola’s side.

City had been his preference but Aouar is reportedly having second though, especially if the Citizens see their European ban upheld.

Juventus and City remain in the race for Aouar, but nothing is certain right now. To be continued…

SourceL'Equipe

LATEST NEWS

Lazio sell Angola defender Bastos to Saudi side Al-Ain

Saudi Pro League side Al-Ain have completed the signing of centre-back Bastos (Bartolomeu Jacinto Quissanga) from Lazio. Lazio have received a fee of around €800,000...

TMW: AC Milan in contact with agent of Florian Thauvin

AC Milan are in contact with the camp of Marseille winger Florian Thauvin, according to Tuttomercatoweb. Thauvin, 27, is out of contract next June and can...

Benfica consider recalling Gedson Fernandes from Spurs

Benfica are putting serious thought into recalling midfielder Gedson Fernandes from Tottenham in January. The 21-year-old joined Spurs in January on an 18-month loan deal,...

Dinamo Zagreb loan Sporting & Croatia midfielder Misic

Dinamo Zagreb have completed the signing of Sporting CP midfielder Josip Misic on loan until the end of the season. 26-year-old Misic returns to Croatia...

Atletico-MG sign Argentine international Matias Zaracho

Atletico Mineiro have signed Argentine international Matias Zaracho from Racing Club on a five-year deal. https://twitter.com/Atletico/status/1317550530454048769 Zaracho, 22, is a big talent who European clubs including...