Moussa Dembele sends message to Man Utd after £35m bid

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Moussa Dembele sends message to Man Utd after £35m bid



Moussa Dembele is on Manchester United’s summer shortlist (BPI/REX)Moussa Dembele has ruled out a move to Manchester United and insists he will stay at Lyon for another season.
The 22-year-old joined Lyon in a £19.7 million deal from Celtic last year and scored 23 goals in his first season with the club.
Last month, reports in France claimed that Manchester United have submitted an opening bid of €40m (£35m) to sign Dembele.
United could be in the market for a new striker as Inter have held talks to sign Romelu Lukaku, although the Serie A club are unwilling to match the Belgian’s £80m asking price.

Dembele says he will stay at Lyon for another year (AFP/Getty Images)But Dembele has ruled out the prospect of moving to Old Trafford.
Speaking after scoring the winning goal in France Under-21s’ 1-0 victory over Croatia on Friday, Dembele told RMC Sport: ‘I still have another four years on my contract, I will be at Lyon next season.’

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