Arsenal-linked midfielder Houssem Aouar verifies that he has plenty to attain in Lyon colours this season, successfully ruling out a January move to North London.
Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar has successfully ruled out a move to Arsenal in the January transfer window.
The 22-year-old was believed to be on his way to the Emirates Arena over the summer, however Arsenal’s proposed offer for Aouar showed up short and the midfielder eventually sat tight in Ligue 1.
While the Gunners reinforced their engine space with the finalizing of Thomas Partey – who is now sidelined through injury for a variety of weeks – Arsenal were comprehended to be outlining another swoop for Aouar in 2021.
Nevertheless, the France international has verified that he is caring life in France and desires to assistance Lyon attain their goals this season, informing RMC Sport: “I do not see how I might be dissatisfied in my city, in myclub That is something that I do not comprehend (rumours that he is dissatisfied at Lyon).
” I am very delighted to be here, I took the decision to stick with the club that formed me, I savour every day I have here. Whatever that I desire, is to put this club back in its rightful place with my teammates.
“I am very happy to be here, we have an enormous amount of ambitions for this season.”
Aouar has been a key player as soon as again for Lyon this term, however the Arsenal target was left out of Rudi Garcia‘s squad to face Reims after presumably declining to participate in a post-match training session following their win over Angers.