Official: Gonalons joining Roma

Lyon released a statement today confirming the passage of Maxime Gonalons to Roma. Here is the statement from the French club:

“Olympique Lyonnais announces that it has an agreement in place with AS Roma for the transfer of Maxime Gonalons, for a sum of €5 million. The transfer will be formalized by 10 July after the usual confirmation following medical visits.”

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