From leprogres.fr and reports Makoun is training for Lyon today but no indication the deal is OFF though.
Turning into a bit of a saga.
Tim Abraham from the E&S has said
#AVFC press officer is tight-lipped on Makoun. Said there would be “nothing further at the moment. But maybe more later”.
Mat Kendrick from Evening Mail has said
#avfc From reliable French source Latest on Makoun this morning is it’s pretty much a ‘fait accompli’ which I think translates as done deal
Jean II Makoun has trained normally yesterday morning. And he reminded us yesterday: “I’m still in training OL Friday (today).” All smiles, Cameroon has just suggested that nothing was done with Aston Villa. He had some papers in his hand, and obviously his record should no longer delay to be emptied. So goes the life of a professional footballer. Florian Maurice, went through those moments when we prepared to leave, exchanged a few words with John II.The two men liked each.
If Jean Makoun has not yet said goodbye to his teammates (maybe it will be for today) there is virtually no doubt that his future is more in Lyon. “The two clubs, Lyon and Aston Villa are in agreement, it is just loose ends,” said Claude Puel. The player negotiates a contract for three and a half years in the team led by Gerard Houllier. Olympique Lyonnais has approved a sale of six million euros, which, in these difficult times (including the balance sheet of the club), is also a small puff of oxygen.
“In sporting terms, it has contributed enormously in recent months. This is an important player for the collective. In sporting terms, it is in the rhythm. It is not gone yet. It has raised his case in the club, felt needs, “said Claude Puel, who has agreed to release Jean Makoun. Although Lyon coach admits: “While it is still there, and is operational, I do not see why it would not be in the group to face Lorient. He is in his head, it is very …».
From there to evoke the golden jubilee of John Lyon Gerland Makoun tomorrow night, there is not that we do not cross it. Environmental law is. “If he goes we will lose a good teammate on the field, and someone very good for the locker room,” concedes Aly Cissoko.
Olympique Lyonnais lost midfielder is a knowing that is provided in this sector (Ederson, Delgado, Pjanic, Foot, Gourcuff, Kallstrom, Toulalan, Gonalons, Grenier). For Jean Makoun, obviously, there was no other way …