This Wednesday at noon, Olympique Lyonnais unveiled their group of… party for Scotland, where the Rhne club will play their first Europa League match (9 pm) this Thursday evening at the Ibrox Stadium.
As announced in our column, Brazilians Paqueta and Guimaraes are in fact part of the Lyon squad, the latter having benefited from an exemption from UEFA at the explicit request of OL (they played a qualifying match for the World Cup in South America and returned from Brazil last Friday, a country known to be red with Covid in the United Kingdom and subject to a period of quarantine).
very uncertain after quadriceps pain felt during training, As announced by Radio Scoop, Moussa Dembele is not on the start list. A muscular trouble that comes at the worst possible time for the former Celtic player, in great shape since the start of the season (4 achievements in 5 Ligue 1 games tied with Mbappe and Gouri), who therefore could not return to a city Where he played from 2016 to 2018. And who can miss the duel against PSG on Sunday.
A few months ago, Shakiri, who was infected with Kovid, got exemption
On the other hand, contrary to all expectations, Shaqiri is actually part of the group. Not up to date with his vaccination course (receiving only one dose), the Swiss risked a quarantine imposed in France upon his return and should have missed PSG on Sunday as well as next Wednesday’s match against Troyes . So the Swiss had to stay at the dock and not be part of the journey. Maize L’Equipe. According toThe Lyon club, on Tuesday evening, would have learned that the environment had been contaminated a few months earlier. Apparently being able to recover evidence of infection, OL could have secured a waiver for Shaqiri.
As a reminder, Leo Dubois, in delicacy with a calf since the international bracket, has seized up. Like Tino Cadavere, he returned with injury from selection, as well as Thiago Mendes and Rein-Adelaide.
Of note, the presence in the youth group of Kayenne Bonevi (3rd goalkeeper), Castello Lucaba, Habib Keita and striker Bradley Barcola remained intact only two days after signing his first pro contract.
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