In news that will put a number of clubs on alert, Lyon star Alexandre Lacazette has opened up to France’s Canal+ about his desire to leave Lyon for pastures new this summer. The France international forward has been heavily mooted to leave for one of Europe’s elite sides over the past few seasons with the
Arsenal are allegedly after Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette, according to reports emerging from French outlet Le Progres. The report suggests that Arsene Wenger is determined to use his French ties to lure the promising striker to the Emirates, despite having an initial bid of £40 million rejected: something that Lyon have understandably and categorically refuted.
Alexandre Lacazette has attracted a lot of attention this summer. Nothing else can be expected for a player who scored 31 goals in the previous season. Arsenal, Manchester United, PSG, Liverpool were said to be keen on the player with the Gunners seeming like they were leading the race for his signature at one time.