Clubs in Ligue 1 and Ligue 2 are to go on strike for one weekend next month in protest at plans for a new 'super tax'.
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Arsenal are lining up a loan move for Lyon playmaker Yoann Gourcuff, who is currently costing the French club £80,000 a week, are willing to offload him, say Daily Mail. Arsene Wenger could also snatch Montpellier defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa from under Newcastle's, say the Mirror.
Jose Bosingwa's future at QPR looks ever bleaker after Harry Redknapp signalled his intent to sign Lyon right-back Anthony Reveillere, according to the Daily Telegraph. The 33-year-old France international is in the final six months of his contract at the Ligue 1 side.
Liverpool are set to bolster their striking options by signing Lyon's French international striker Bafetimbi Gomis in January, the Sun reports.
Arsene Wenger is hoping to add more creativity to his Arsenal midfield by bringing in Lyon playmaker Yoann Gourcuff, who could be allowed to leave the Stade Gerland due to the club's financial difficulties. (Metro)
Marseille's scheduled Ligue 1 home match against Lyon on Sunday has been postponed due to high winds.