Lyon have agreed a £9.5m fee for Liverpool’s forward Xherdan Shaqiri, according to reports.
The Times’ Paul Joyce reported that the French side had made a bid of £4 million for the player and negotiations had led to an agreement for a fee more than twice the original offer.
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The 29-year-old former Inter Milan player has been in and out of Jurgen Klopp’s first team plans so had been expected to move on before the current transfer window is out.
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Swiss international Shaqiri had been part of the club’s Champions League winning squad as well as the one which claimed its first Premier League title.
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