Lyon have this afternoon announced the sale of Brazilian midfielder Bruno Guimarãesto Newcastle United, for a deal worth a total of €50.1m. Out of this figure, €8m will consist of bonuses depending on the Magpies’ Premier League survival over the coming seasons.
The transfer also includes a 20% sell-on clause for Les Gones, as the 24-year-old leaves France after two years at the club.
The Brazilian international made 71 appearances for Lyon, scoring three goals. He joins the Premier League side on a four and a half year deal.