Alexandre Lacazette has signed a new two-year deal with Lyon, despite being heavily linked with Newcastle United during the summer transfer window.
Newcastle have been linked with deadline day moves for both Jermain Defoe and Alexandre Lacazette, but which player would be the better signing?
The Magpies have reportedly had a second and more significant offer for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette rejected by the Ligue 1 club.
The Queens Park Rangers striker is said to have turned the Magpies down, so should they now move on to Alexandre Lacazette once and for all?
Clement Grenier, who has also been linked with Everton and Southampton, will need an operation to solve a groin problem.
Lyon forward Alexandre Lacazette has revealed that he is the subject of transfer interest from other clubs.
Newly signed Arsenal defender Mathieu Debuchy hails Gael Danic’s goal for Lyon against Shakhtar Donetsk on Saturday.
Newcastle United may see their bid to sign Bafetimbi Gomis hijacked by rivals Sunderland who have reportedly entered the race for the Lyon striker.
L’Equipe has stated today that the Reds have started negotiations over a summer move for Lyon’s Alexandre Lacazette.
Bafetimbi Gomis, who was linked with Newcastle United and Crystal Palace in January, is likely to leave Lyon.