Lacazette odds on to join Atletico - The Gambling Times

Football INDEX

Saturday
14.30 Royal Ascot
SEPTEMBER

Lacazette odds on to join Atletico

Atletico Madrid are firm favourites to seal the signing of Lyon star Alexandre Lacazette this summer.

The 25-year-old has scored nearly a goal every other game for the club, who he has now played just short of 250 games for and understandably he is one of the most wanted strikers in Europe.

Football INDEX Talk – Alexandre Lacazette at £1.64 is dropping down at the moment, but has all the potential to be one of Europe’s finest strikersCLICK HERE to play and start winning

Sources close to Arsenal have confirmed that Lacazette is one of their main targets for the summer – but now Atletico are odds-on to land him.

Lacazette’s club  president Jean-Michel Aulas also admitted that he would allow the 25-year-old to depart Parc Olympique Lyonnais in the summer.

“Alex has a good option with a club that is in his heart. If the club of his heart is able to match our demands – as Barcelona did last season for Sam Umtiti – then things will go well. Otherwise, it will depend on our other business,” said Aulas.

And Lacazette himself confirmed the interest of Atletico when asked about them: “Yes, I like them. They’ve got great players, a great manager, a good fanbase and Antoine [Griezmann] is there.

‘We’ll see what happens at the end of the season and I’ll think about it then. There are things, but the press talk about a lot of clubs, but I trust what my agent tells me and we’ll see.”

Bookmakers have made Lacazette just 8/15 to join Atletico this summer.

Football INDEX is a stockmarket game where players, known as Traders, take a position on the “future success” of footballers with real money – CLICK HERE to play and start winning

Related Stories

Exclusive

Lacazette AND Mbappe remain on Wenger agenda

Arsenal are still looking to at both Alexandre Lacazette and Kylian Mbappe this summer.

Exclusive

Diego Costa insistent on Atletico

Diego Costa has told Chelsea that he wants to join Atletico Madrid in January, who are keen on doing a deal.

Reaction

Markets close on Palace with De Boer set to arrive

Markets have closed across the board on the next Crystal Palace manager with Dutchman Frank de Boer set to be named as their new boss.

Reaction

Liverpool still favourites for Van Dijk

Bookmakers have reinstalled Liverpool as favourites to sign Virgil Van Dijk.