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Moussa Dembele joins Atletico Madrid on loan

 Sports Desk

 Published: 05:14 PM, 14 January 2021  

Moussa Dembele

Moussa Dembele

Spanish club Atletico Madrid on Wednesday announced the signing of French player Moussa Dembele on loan from Olympique Lyonnais.

Atletico de Madrid reached an agreement with Olympique Lyonnais over the loan of Moussa Dembele until the end of the season.

He will join Atletico Madrid until the end of the season when the club will have the option to buy him permanently for around 35 million euros. Atletico now paid an initial fee of 1.5 million euros.

The 24-year-old forward passed his medical at the Clinica Universidad de Navarra and is now a Red & White player, the club said in a statement.

Moussa Dembele scored 45 goals in 108 appearances for Lyon since 2018. He had played for Fulham and Celtic before joining Lyon.