Lyon complete signing of Liverpool star


Ligue 1 outfit Lyon have confirmed the acquisition of Swiss international winger Xherdan Shaqiri from Liverpool.

Shaqiri penned a deal that will see him at the club until 2024.

The 29-year-old with 96 caps for Switzerland, has made appearances for Basel, Bayern Munich and Inter Milan before moving to the Premier League in 2015 when he signed for Stoke City.

He then joined Liverpool in 2018 and made 63 appearances for the Anfield club over the last three seasons, leaving with winners medals in the Premier League, Champions League, Club World Cup and Uefa Super Cup.

“Everybody at Liverpool FC thanks Xherdan for his contributions over the past three seasons and wishes him the very best for the rest of his career,” said a club statement.

RELATED STORY: Shaqiri attracting interest from Sevilla and Napoli

By FARPost Reporter