L’Equipe are reporting that Olympique Lyonnais have agreed a deal to sign veteran defender Dejan Lovren. The former Liverpool defender is set to move to the Groupama Stadium soon. After it was reported that OL had reached an initial agreement with Zenit to bring the Croatian forward to use.
Although the 33-year-old defensive line is about to expire with the famous Russian team at the end of this season. Lyon proceeded to negotiate immediately because Laurent Blanc needed a new defensive line with more experience to help.
It is expected that Lyon will settle Lovren’s affairs soon, UFABET leaving only the final details with Zenit and the player’s personal contract.
If a move is made, according to reports. It will mark Lovren’s return to Lyon, with the defender previously playing for the Olympique Lyonnais between 2010 and 2013 move to Southampton.
Lovren’s performance this year has been one of the best of his career. Lovren helped guide Liverpool to the 2018 UEFA Champions League final and guided Croatia to the 2018 World Cup final. Which was his golden year.
The 29-year-old defender made his senior international debut for Croatia in 2009. But he fell under the shadow of senior defender Niko Kovac until the 2014 World Cup in Brazil. Lovren has developed into the main force of the team until now.