Arsenal, Lyon target Lacazette declares he\'s leaving Lyon

Published on: 1 year ago

Olympique Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette has announced he's leaving this summer.

Lacazette is expected to join Atletico Madrid, though has also been linked with Arsenal.

Lacazette told L'Equipe: "I think it's the right moment.

"I want to discover something else, to put myself under pressure, to see if I can answer the questions that people are asking and to gain a level."

Lacazette was given the freedom to choose where he headed next by OL president Jean-Michel Aulas, having come through the system at Lyon. They are set to receive around £50 million.