RC Lens

RC Lens made an approach for Samuel Eto’o

Ligue 2 side RC Lens have been in discussions to sign 37-year-old former Cameroonian international Samuel Eto’o, according to RMC. The deal did not conclude, despite Lens’ best efforts to put up a worthy financial package for the player, owing to structural … Read more »

Exclusive | Thierry Ambrose set to join Lens on loan, no option to buy

Manchester City’s young French attacker Thierry Ambrose is set to join Ligue 2 side RC Lens on loan, with no option to buy included in the deal, according to sources contacted by Get French Football News. If all goes well, the 21-year-old should … Read more »

Lens have been rebuffed in a loan attempt for Grejohn Kyei

Ligue 2 side RC Lens have been rebuffed in attempts to sign Reims forward Grejohn Kyei on loan for the forthcoming season, according to L’Équipe. The 22-year-old is currently under contract until 2020, but SDR want him to have a role … Read more »

Official | Qarabag purchase attacking midfielder Abdellah Zoubir from Lens

RC Lens have today confirmed they have reached an agreement with Azerbaijani club FC Qarabag to sell attacking midfielder Abdellah Zoubir. The 26-year-old will leave the Ligue 2 side after two seasons at the Stade Bollaert-Delelis, where he totalled 7 … Read more »

AS Roma have agreed a deal for Lens defender William Bianda

Serie A side AS Roma have reached an agreement with Ligue 2 club RC Lens over the transfer of 18-year-old defender William Bianda, according to Sky Italia and RMC. Bianda will travel to Italy shortly after a fee worth between €4m and €6m was … Read more »

Arsenal are weighing up a bid for Jean-Philippe Gbamin

Versatile Mainz defensive player Jean-Philippe Gbamin is being looked at attentively by Premier League side Arsenal, according to RMC. The former Lens man can play as a defensive midfielder and a centre-back, but the Bundesliga outfit are looking for €30m in order … Read more »