Lyon FC has officially announced the acquisition of Algerian winger Saïd Benrahma from West Ham United, marking a significant addition to their squad. After initial uncertainties surrounding the completion of the deal, Lyon successfully secured the signing of Benrahma, finalizing the agreement after intervention from FIFA. The transfer, which was initially scheduled to be completed on transfer deadline day, faced delays but has now been concluded, much to the delight of Lyon’s supporters.
Saïd Benrahma’s arrival at Lyon comes after an impressive spell at West Ham United, where he showcased his skill and versatility on the field. The winger adds depth and quality to Lyon’s attacking options, with his dribbling ability, creativity, and goal-scoring prowess expected to bolster the team’s offensive capabilities.
The deal between Lyon and West Ham United is reported to be a loan agreement with an option to make the transfer permanent in the summer, valued at more than £15 million. This arrangement provides Lyon with flexibility while allowing Benrahma to integrate into the squad and prove his worth in the coming months.
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