Islam Slimani might be returning to the French Ligue 1 in January. The Algerian striker is underneath contract at Leicester City, however isn’t within the plans of head coach Brendan Rodgers. The 32-year-old will probably be allowed to go away the membership on mortgage or on a everlasting switch in January and he might be finishing a return to France throughout the winter switch window.
Le 10 Sport report that Olympique Lyon have made contact with Slimani’s agent to speak a couple of potential deal in January. The French membership might be taking a look at signing a brand new ahead as they’re set to lose Memphis Depay in both January or subsequent summer time. The Dutchman has an expiring contract and might be bought by Lyon in January to no less than obtain a switch charge.
Moussa Dembele may additionally depart Lyon in January. The previous Celtic striker has caught the curiosity from a number of golf equipment within the Premier League and it’s believed that the French ahead is eager on finishing a deal. Slimani is taken into account as a really perfect substitute for Dembele. The Algerian performed on mortgage for AS Monaco final season and managed to attain 9 targets in 18 Ligue 1 appearances.