According to the prestigious French sports outlet L’Equipe, Real Betis’ star midfielder Guido Rodríguez is getting closer to joining Olympique de Lyon, which could have a big impact on the transfer market.
The current financial situation of the Verdiblanco club seems to have forced action on the Sevillian board, who are seriously considering selling the talented Argentine to generate revenue and stabilize the team’s coffers.
Guido Rodríguez, getting closer to Lyon
At 29 and just under a year on his contract at Real Betis, Rodríguez is at a pivotal point in his career. His excellence in midfield and international experience with Argentina national team has made him a desirable target for teams across Europe and Olympique de Lyon are no exception.
The French club, who are looking to strengthen their squad for next season, see Guido Rodríguez as the perfect combination of youth and experience. His ability to control midfield and disperse play could be invaluable for Lyon, who are looking to return to the elite of European football.
Rodríguez’s possible transfer to Lyon will depend on several factors, including Real Betis’ financial situation and the opportunities the French club can offer. In addition, the will of the Argentine player will be crucial in this process.
While Real Betis fans hold their breath at the prospect of losing one of their most prominent players, Olympique de Lyon fans are eagerly awaiting the outcome of these negotiations. If it comes to fruition, the arrival of Guido Rodríguez could be an important step in the renaissance of a team looking to regain their privileged position in Ligue 1 and on the European stage.
In the coming days, Guido Rodríguez’s future should become clear and we’ll be following the news closely in this exciting chapter of the transfer market.