Gerard Pique’s cruciate knee ligament injury has prompted Barcelona to shift transfer targets from Lyon forward Memphis Depay to Manchester City defender Eric Garcia. Spain international Pique is facing up to the prospect of months on the sidelines following confirmation from Barcelona that “Pique has a grade three sprain of the medial lateral ligament and a partial injury to the […]

Lyon and Netherlands striker Memphis Depay has admitted that it would be hard to pass up the opportunity to move to Barcelona. Depay, 26, has proved a huge hit at Lyon since moving to the Ligue 1 club in 2017 having failed to live up to expectations at Manchester United. The forward netted 19 goals in his […]

Ronald Koeman said Barcelona must sell before they can think about signing Lyon captain Memphis Depay as the head coach expects to start the La Liga season with no additions to the squad. Depay has been tipped to reunite with former Netherlands coach Koeman at Barca following his exploits for Ligue 1 outfit and Champions League semi-finalists Lyon. However, Lyon president […]

Memphis Depay claims Lyon players were spat on by their own fans after taking offence to a donkey banner aimed at Brazilian defender Marcelo. Despite the French club coming from two goals down to claim a 2-2 draw against RB Leipzig which secured their spot in the Champions League knockout stages, some Lyon fans still weren’t happy […]