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If Moussa Dembélé signs with Atletico Madrid, Olympique Lyon will lose a striker for the second leg of the season, making the possibility of Memphis Depay signing for Barcelona in this winter market more distant.
Nice and Lyon met in a French Cup tie in January and there was late drama at the Allianz Riviera.
Before facing Bayern Munich in the Champions League semi-final, Moussa Dembélé insists the Olympique Lyonnais players are not afraid of facing the Bundesliga champions.
The Champions League made public their best XI, from their fantasy football, of the quarter-finals. The absences of Neymar and Upamecano, amongst others, are surprising, more leaders than statistics.
Moussa Dembele broke his Champions League drought in timely fashion in Lisbon on Saturday after Maxwel Cornet again proved a thorn in Manchester City'sÂ side with his fourth goal in three games against the Premier League heavyweights.
Moussa Dembele said Lyon's shock 3-1 Champions League victory over Manchester City showed the French side are a "great team" as well after reaching the semi-finals for just the second time in the club's history.
Moussa Dembele came off the bench to score two late goals as Lyon caused another Champions League sensation on Saturday, dumping out Pep Guardiola's Manchester City with a 3-1 quarter-final win in Lisbon.
The English press are reporting that the Red Devils will try again to get Moussa Dembele in the summer transfer market coming up.
Since joining Olympique Lyonnais from Celtic in 2018, Moussa Dembélé has become a lethal finisher in Ligue 1 and the Champions League.