Memphis Depay Celebrates a goal with the Lyon


Lyon closes the exit door to Depay: "Memphis is going to stay"

Published:11/11/2020 - 00:53h

Updated:11/11/2020 - 07:59h

Jean-Michel Aulas, president of Olympique de Lyon, assured this Tuesday that Memphis Depay will not leave the French team. The maximum president of the Gauls closed the door for the Dutchman to leave in January

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Memphis Depay​ Is one of the big bargains that there will be in the market of signings from the month of January. The Dutch finishes agreement with the Olympique of Lyon in 2021, by what from the beginning of the next year will be able to negotiate with any club his arrival in summer entirely free. The FC Barcelona is one of the teams that goes to call to his door, although the culés pretend to carry it this winter and do not want to expect to June.

The injury of Ansu Fati has been the drop that has satisfied the glass of the Barça, that if has economic means to carry out the operation, will do it. The Catalans pretended presionar to the Lyon arriving to an agreement with the footballer and offering a symbolic quantity by his traspaso. But it seems that the plan of the group barcelonista could go to rack and ruin, since the French do not want to sell.

Jean-Michel Classrooms, president of the instrument Frenchman, has ensured in his last interview that his idea is to remain to the Dutch until final of campaign. "Of course that it will remain ", it began. "Memphis Is an exceptional player. It is he the one who is raising the club, together with other players. The team has an entirely incredible possibility to fulfil with his aims in this season 2020-21 and for this need to keep all our strengths", commented.

These words to the program 'Top of the Foot', of 'Irradiate Montecarlo', leave clear that the maximum mandator of the Lyon does not want to lose strength in Tie it 1 selling to one of his big stars. In fact, the leader insisted in this explanation. "In this 2020 deprived us unfairly of a Glass of Europe and is absolutely necessary that the season was a success. We begin badly, but have capacity to go upwards. By this reason, Memphis Depay will remain ", affirmed.

The statements of Classrooms are an abysmal news for the Barcelona, since Ronald Koeman wants him for his forward this same course. The one of Zaandam already pretended him in summer, but now, with the injury of Ansu, sees him more urgent still. To the problems of money of the club, something that already of by himself could throw for backwards the operation, join now the wishes of the Olympique, that do not want to lose to the 'crack'.

Classrooms took out breast by his words in summer

Finally, the president of the French group remembered that in summer already ensured that Memphis would not go to the Barça and that any of his others stars would abandon the team, and fulfilled his promise. "I was the first in saying that it would not go to Barcelona and ​​anybody wanted to listen me in the moment of the window of signings, as well as neither they did me case in the cases of Houssem Aouar and Moussa Dembélé", concluded.

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