OL, Lacazette formalizes his departure : “I want to find something else”

Alexandre Lacazette has announced his departure from Olympique Lyonnais in the next mercato. The attacker would like to join Atlético Madrid.

The story between Alexandre Lacazette and Olympique Lyonnais is nearing its end. The French international, who is called by Didier Deschamps for the next gathering, is likely to play his last meeting in the Park for OL this weekend on the occasion of the 38th day of Ligue 1 side Nice. Star striker of lyon, Alexandre Lacazette has expressed on several occasions in recent weeks, in recent months, his desires, moreover, in declaring his flame for Atlético Madrid Antoine Griezmann. He has confirmed that he will leave his formative club this summer in an interview with the Team.

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“I think it is the right time. I want to find something else, to put myself in danger and go to a bearing. You may say that I set goals, I know very well that at the european level, I’m still not very recognized. I want to see if I can answer the questions that people ask, and to make further progress. It is a time where everyone finds his account, and it is so much better. It is well-Atlético Madrid (smiles)… It is a club that is in the last four of the champions League for several years. It is a great team, in a new stadium, and it is also a club that advances the players. And there’s Antoine Griezmann. Yes, it is true, this would be a great story if we could continue together (smiles), “confirmed Alexandre Lacazette in the columns of the Team.

The attacker of theOL has confessed to the French daily, that he would have the final decision on the choice of his future club : “It is totally me who chooses my future club. The president told me what he told you at the press conference. It is I who choose my future destination. It is a personal choice of career carefully thought through, as I have done for a long time. Not that Diego Simeone asks his players does not scare me. Finally for the moment (smiles). If Atlético is the club that I chose, what I have not told you, I will give you may be another answer in a few months ! (Laughter)”.

The second best striker in League 1 with twenty-six goals in twenty-nine meetings, Alexandre Lacazette dispute his eighth season in professional with the shirt of Olympique Lyonnais. Top scorer and best player of the championship during the 2014-2015 season, the French striker has not won any trophy together with his club trainer. 25-year-old, the native of Lyon, to 275 matches and 125 goals in the colours of the Gons, will thus change the air this summer and discover a new championship for may finally unlock his list.

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