Thursday August 31 2017
Darder to complete Espanyol switch

Espanyol are expected to finalise a loan with option to buy deal for Lyon midfielder Sergi Darder, according to reports.

Foot Mercato say a move is on the verge of completion and report the player missed his side’s training this morning to complete the transfer.

The 23-year-old joined Les Gones two years ago from Malaga and has made 73 appearances in all competitions including three of the club’s league games this season.

Lyon recently completed the €14m signing of Celta Vigo midfielder Pape Cheikh Diop earlier this week but are said to be keen to further restructure their squad.

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