Lyon have had an €8m offer accepted by River Plate for central defender Emmanuel Mammana, according to TYC Sports.
Lyon President Jean Michel Aulas confirmed that talks were “in very good shape” over the possible transfer of the 20 year old Argentinian.
He is expected to arrive in Europe and indeed in Lyon for contract negotiations. Lyon are understood to want the player to sign a five year deal.
Mammana and N’Koulou to Lyon, with Samuel Umtiti going to Barcelona after EURO 2016, barring an extraordinary turnaround in events..