If Rennes had recently appeared for Martin Terrier, it is another Lyon player who crystallizes all the attention of the Breton leadership: Maxwel Cornet (22 years). According to information from Team, the residents of Roazhon Park have thus made a substantial offer to Olympique Lyonnais. It would be estimated at between 15 and 20 million euros. A substantial offer spurned by Rhone leaders who do not consider for the moment a departure of their attacker.
Stade Rennais ready for anything for Cornet
But the Cornet file remains a sensitive subject in the Rhône. Indeed, the negotiations for a future extension have been dragging on for eight months. Under contract until June 2021, Cornet wondered about Lyon's intentions towards him. At the antipodes of Stade Rennais, which has clearly meant to the Ivorian international that he would be the leader of his attack.
Rennes undeniably has a nice card to play in this case a few hours from the closing of the transfer window. To attract Maxwel Cornet in his net would further materialize the ambitions of the Breton club. Will Jean-Michel Aulas give in to the Rennes offensive? One thing is certain, Sylvinho and Juninho had not scheduled a departure for their right winger this summer. Rennes must be convincing to win the bet …
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