Lyon's new signing Maxwel Cornet admits it would be a ``special'' feeling to make his debut against former club Metz on Sunday.
The 18-year-old has signed a four-and-a-half-year deal with the Ligue 1 leaders after telling Metz he would not renew his contract, which was due to expire in the summer.
Cornet joined Les Grenats at the age of seven but fell out of favour under Albert Cartier this season and could be given the chance to prove a point when the two teams meet weekend.
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Ligue 1 leaders Lyon were dumped out of the Coupe de France in the last 32 after a 3-2 defeat to Nantes.
Vincent Bessat scored a hat trick for Les Canaris, including an 89th-minute winner. The prolific Alexandre Lacazette had given Lyon an early lead but Bessat scored twice in three minutes and then had the final say after Nabil Fekir had equalised.
Fourth-tier US Quevilly, shock finalists in 2012 and semifinalists two years earlier, were at it again as they beat top-flight Bastia 3-1 on penalties.