Olympique Lyonnais has formalized the signing of Johann Lepenant until 2027. The young midfielder joins OL from Caen. the The amount of the transfer amounts to 4.25 million euros, to which may be added 2.5 million bonuses, as well as a 10% incentive on any future capital gain.
” Olympique Lyonnais is pleased to announce the signing of Caen midfielder and French international U20, Johann Lepenant, for 5 seasons, i.e. until June 30, 2027. Trained at US Granville and integrated into the Espoirs de Ploufragan center in At the age of 13, Johann Lepenant joined Stade Malherbe de Caen in 2017. Quickly upgraded and captain of the Normandy U17s, the defensive midfielder signed his first professional contract in 2019, at just 16 years old. Renowned for his hard-working qualities and his reading of the game, the midfielder quickly found his place in the first team, author of 56 matches with Caen in the space of two seasons. A French international in all age categories since the U16s, Johann Lepenant has just won the Maurice Revello tournament with the France U20 team. Convinced by the club’s sporting project, Johann Lepenant wishes to register for the long term with Olympique Lyonnais. His arrival, the third of the off-season after those of Rémy Riou and Alexandre Lacazette, thus confirms OL’s desire to strengthen and achieve its objectives for the coming seasons. “Said Olympique Lyonnais in a press release.
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