Announced on the departure to OL, Houssem Aouar has not yet found his future club. While negotiations were underway for a transfer to Nottingham Forest, another English club will try their luck.
But where will Houssem Aouar play this season? At the end of the contract in a year, the Lyon midfielder is pushed out by his management since he refuses to extend with OL. Several possibilities open to him. The first, Bétis Seville, club of its former captain Nabil Fekir. The ambitious Andalusian team has been eyeing the Franco-Algerian for a long time. Another club were also very close to the 24-year-old. The promoted English Nottingham Forest. The double winner of the Champions League has already spent more than 100 million euros during this summer transfer window but does not intend to stop there and wishes to enlist the metronome of Les Gones. An offer of 10 million euros has been made to OL who are asking for 5 more. Unfortunately, the transfer is blocked for the moment, and the discussions even take a bad turn at the bridge that Forest has dropped the case. Another Premier League team wants to jump at the chance to overtake everyone on Aouar.
Houssem Aouar finally in London?
Like Alexandre Lacazette, Houssem Aouar could discover the Premier League by signing for a London club, but not for Arsenal. According to information from the newspaper l’Equipe, Crystal Palace has shown interest with the Rhone management and will try its luck. An unexpected turnaround since the midfielder seemed more than ever on his way to Nottingham Forest. Finally, Patrick Vieira’s Eagles want to take advantage of the mess around the Aouar file. At Crystal Palace, Aouar would find several French players like Odsonne Édouard, Jean-Philippe Mateta or Michael Olise, not to mention the former Lyonnais Joachim Andersen. This would facilitate his adaptation, especially with the presence of the 1998 world champion on the coaching bench.