Lyon has released a statement over their striker, Moussa Dembele transfer to Chelsea
Lyon has decided not to sell their forward, Moussa Dembele to Chelsea or any other European club. The Club also warned clubs interested in signing the striker that he’s not for sale.
The French Lique 1 side made this known in a statement on their official website on Thursday.
Dembele, who previously played for Celtic and Fulham, has been linked with a move to Chelsea, Arsenal and Manchester United during the January transfer window.
The 23-year-old has scored 30 goals in 71 appearances in all competitions for Lyon since joining from Celtic in 2018.
The released statement by the Club reads:
“Olympique Lyonnais have become aware of some media reports suggesting that Moussa Dembélé may be of interest to other clubs during the January transfer window.
“We would like to reaffirm our wish, as we did in the summer of 2019, to keep Moussa Dembélé.
“The club has full confidence in Moussa and is counting on him in particular as we aim to build a successful team for the coming seasons.”
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