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SportLyon president confirms Nabil Fekir wants summer move

14:30  19 june  2019
14:30  19 june  2019 Source:   readsport.co

Liverpool set to revive interest in Lyon's Nabil Fekir

Liverpool set to revive interest in Lyon's Nabil Fekir Liverpool are reportedly looking to go back in for Lyon’s Nabil Fekir this summer, according to reports in France. As per French outlet Le Progres, the Reds could try their luck once again this year after missing out on a deal to sign Fekir during the previous summer window. The report claims that initial contact about a deal has been made, but the club are not willing to meet the €50 million price tag. Fekir’s failed move to Anfield was one of the stories of the summer last year, with the Frenchman coming ever so close to joining the Reds.

Lyon star Nabil Fekir could finally be set to leave the French club this summer amid renewed Liverpool links. Fekir , who was on the verge of putting pen to paper with the Reds last summer before the transfer collapsed, wants to leave Lyon , according to their president .

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has confirmed playmaker Nabil Fekir is looking to leave the club this summer . The France international appeared to be on the verge of completing a move to Liverpool last summer only to see negotiations unravel at the final moment. An uncertain summer for Lyon

Lyon president confirms Nabil Fekir wants summer move © Richard Heathcote/Getty Images Sport Manchester City v Olympique Lyonnais - UEFA Champions League Group F

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has confirmed that star midfielder Nabil Fekir wants to leave the club this summer, the Mirror report.

The 25-year-old almost made a £53m move to Anfield last summer, however, a proposed deal to Merseyside collapsed in the final stages and the midfielder remained in France.

Lyon president confirms Nabil Fekir wants summer move © Clive Rose/Getty Images Sport Clive Rose/Getty Images Sport

Following another impressive individual campaign, the Reds have briefly been linked with reigniting their interest in Fekir, with Lyon hoping to receive £45m for the midfielder.

Liverpool reportedly offer Fekir lucrative five-year deal

Liverpool reportedly offer Fekir lucrative five-year deal Liverpool have reportedly offered Lyon’s Nabil Fekir a lucrative five-year deal after renewing their interest in the playmaker. According to La Gazzetta dello Sport journalist Nicolo Schira, cited by This is Futbol, the Reds have offered the 25-year-old a five-year deal worth £3.5 million a year. Twitter: Jurgen #Klopp has reignited his interest in Nabil #Fekir and he would buy him from #OlympiqueLyon. Aulas wants for… https://t.co/Z1KT5wd7dO (@NicoSchira) Recent reports suggested boss Jurgen Klopp has reignited his interest in Fekir and the Reds have made contact with the Ligue 1 side over a possible deal for the Frenchman.

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has confirmed Nabil Fekir is looking to leave the club. The World Cup winner has been linked with Liverpool in recent weeks. Aulas said: "His preference is towards a departure. "We are open to discussions. We have no news.

Fekir 's move to the Reds fell through in June after an 11th hour problem relating to his medical. Since then, Lyon president Aulas has made a host of Jean-Michel Aulas has hinted Nabil Fekir may not move until next month (Image: Getty). Liverpool transfer news: Nabil Fekir alternatives suggested by

Mauricio Pochettino’s Tottenham are also showing interest in the player, according to French outlet Le Parisien, cited by HITC, with Spurs looking to bring in multiple additions over the summer.

And talking to the club’s official website, cited by the Mirror, Aulas confirmed Fekir wants to depart the club this summer but revealed the club have had no official offers regarding the playmaker.

“His preference is towards a departure. We are open to discussions.”

“We have no news.”

“We are waiting for proposals in the coming days but for the moment we do not have any.”

Jurgen Klopp appears to be looking elsewhere for possible additions for his midfield, however, the German will more than likely be keeping a close eye on the Frenchman, especially considering he has just 12 months left on his current Lyon deal.

Arsenal contact Lyon over Fekir deal - but should the Gunners look elsewhere?.
Arsenal have contacted Lyon regarding a move for long-term Liverpool target Nabil Fekir – but should the Gunners be looking elsewhere? According to French outlet L’Equipe, cited by the Liverpool Echo, the Gunners have initiated contact with the Ligue 1 side, however, they haven’t made a formal offer for the creative playmaker. The report suggests that Arsenal are waiting to move on the likes of Mesut Ozil, which would then free up a deal for Fekir.

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