OL: Dembélé has nothing to envy to Lacazette

Top scorer of Olympique Lyonnais, Moussa Dembélé notes that his leaders want to recover their former striker Alexandre Lacazette. An uncomfortable situation for the Gone under contract until 2023, yet author of an honorable season.

With 15 achievements in Ligue 1 since January, Moussa Dembélé is keeping pace with the very best. The Olympique Lyonnais striker, tied with Bavarian Robert Lewandowski and Parisian Kylian Mbappé, is the player who has scored the most goals in 2022 among the five main European championships. Insufficient to convince its leaders who have still not extended their player under contract until 2023.

Even more worrying, President Jean-Michel Aulas has confirmed his desire to recover Alexandre Lacazette, released by Arsenal this summer. Not enough to disturb Moussa Dembélé before the arrival of the Canaries on Saturday. ” My future we will talk about it later, now is not the time to talk about it, I am focused on the match against Nantesfirst dodged the centre-forward. The power comes back to the club and the player, it goes both ways. We’ll see at the end of the season if the discussions are progressing, but I don’t have much to say about it. »

My stats? I don’t set myself a limit, I always want to go as far as possible “, he announced, before judging his season on the individual and collective levels. ” Personally I tried to help the team, I scored my goals but it wasn’t enoughnoted the author of 19 achievements in L1 this season. Lyon’s DNA is important and that’s what made the club’s heyday. The good game, the goals, the good performances, that’s OL. It goes through us, the players, and the decisions taken by the club. »

Dembele natural leader

As for his status as vice-captain, I asserted myself in leadership, the armband pushed me to help my teammates even moresaid Moussa Dembélé. I was able to assert myself as a leader. I am still young, technically, there is still room for improvement. I progressed everywhere. Leadership is natural, I don’t do it for fun. I like to push my teammates to do the maximum, especially since we have a fairly young group and we need leaders. “Arguments to take into account when deciding on the future of the former Parisian.

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