Lyon donning chief Juninho has affirmed Moussa Dembele is in converses with join Atletico Madrid on a perpetual arrangement.
The La Liga monsters have been looking for a striker since ending Diego Costa’s visit at the club a month ago, and have distinguished the previous Fulham and Celtic forward as their favored alternative.
“Moussa came to see me, he feels that this is the second to change groups, that he has lost a touch of inspiration,” Juninho disclosed to Telefoot Chaine on Saturday. “This was not something we anticipated, I like him a ton.
“Keeping somebody who would truly not like to live in an extraordinary manner through the following five months, that isn’t ideal. We are in talks with Atletico, I believe that Moussa has discovered a concurrence with Atletico.”
Juninho likewise said there is “a chance” that the club will hope to supplant Dembele with Leicester City striker Islam Slimani.