The president of the Algerian FA has increased the pressure on Nabil Fekir as the Lyon midfielder considers which country to represent at international level.
French-born to a family of Algerian origin, Fekir, 21, could play for both nations.
Given his remarkable form at Ligue 1-leading OL this season, scoring nine goals and recording seven assists in Ligue 1, there is growing speculation Fekir will be among the 23 names France boss Didier Deschamps selects on March 19 for Les Bleus' friendly with...
Reported Manchester City and Tottenham target Alexandre Lacazette has admitted he would be "forced" to leave Lyon if a massive offer was tabled for him.
Lacazette, 23, has reportedly attracted the attention of a host of clubs, including Liverpool and Arsenal, with his contribution of 21 goals in 24 league games for Lyon, who are a point clear at the top of Ligue 1.
The France striker told OLTV he believed club president Jean-Michel Aulas would sell him should a suitor pay enough for his signature...
"After you." "No, you first." "No, you go, really." "No, no, please, I insist."
For the past three weeks, Ligue 1 has become the most courteous league in Europe. Three teams are just waltzing around the top of the table with nobody seeming to want to grab it and win it. The table is neatly poised: Lyon (54 points), Paris Saint-Germain (53 points) and Marseille (50 points) just keep offering lifelines and gifting each other the opportunity to hang around.
With just four points between the top...