Eighteenth and last in Ligue 1 after 15 days, Olympique Lyonnais stopped the bleeding last week by signing a very valuable success against Toulouse (3-0). A victory which could be a founding match for the rest of this campaign. The Rhone club had recorded other good news a few days earlier since the DNCG authorized it to recruit during the next winter transfer window.

OL: an unexpected recruitment!

As John Textor has suggested on several occasions, this transfer window could be a turning point in this season. And the OL recruitment unit has already started to get active since, according to information from Globo, the Rhone club is close to finalizing the arrival of Lucas Perri. Aged 26, this goalkeeper with an imposing size (1.96m) plays without surprise in the Texor galaxy since he is under contract with Botafogo, the Brazilian club owned by the American businessman.

In the current context, the recruitment of a goalkeeper would therefore come as a bit of a surprise. Despite his difficult season, Anthony Lopes remains a respected member of the Lyon locker room, and it seems difficult to imagine the Portuguese goalkeeper being downgraded in the short term…