OL: Laurent Blanc’s transfer window


Laurent Blanc spoke on Sunday of the last moments of the winter transfer window of Olympique Lyonnais, at the end of the victory on the ground of AC Ajaccio (2-0).

Laurent Blanc, OL Lyon Olympique Lyonnais

Olympique Lyonnais is very active in the last days of the winter transfer window. In the departures department, after Cameroonian striker Karl Toko Ekambi was loaned to Stade Rennais, the Rhone club parted ways with midfielder Romain Faivre, on loan to FC Lorient, and reached an agreement with Chelsea for the transfer of the full-back. right Malo Gusto, sold to the Blues for 30 million euros and who will remain in his squad on loan until the end of the 2022-2023 season. In the direction of arrivals, the Gones will take action and continue their shopping, while only the return of Croatian central defender Dejan Lovren has so far been formalized.

“Two young players with great potential”

At least two new players are expected at Groupama Stadium, namely Swedish striker from Heerenveen Amin Sarr (21) and Brazilian attacking midfielder from Botafogo Jeffinho (23). At the microphone of Prime Videothe Rhone coach Laurent Blanc confirmed these visits, after the success won on the lawn of AC Ajaccio (2-0, 20th day of Ligue 1). “Amin Sarr, I’ve been seeing and watching him for some time. Jeffinho, a little less. They are two young players with great potential. The departure of Karl Toko Ekambi was not planned. We really needed to strengthen ourselves in this sector. We also have young players who will have the opportunity to play. Bradley had a very good game. We need young players, but not too many. We have high goals. You also need experienced players.”

Ninth in the standings with 28 points, Olympique Lyonnais has relaunched on Corsican soil, after three games without a win, but still has a delay of fifteen lengths on Olympique de Marseille, third.

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