Lyon reportedly offered Atletico Madrid's Gameiro; boost to Liverpool in Fekir chase?

Nabil Fekir of Lyon (18) scores their first goal from the penalty spot during the UEFA Europa League Group E match between Everton FC and Olympique Lyon at Goodison Park on October 19,...

A day after reports of Lyon striker Nabil Fekir allegedly revealing his desire to join Liverpool, Lyon have been offered Kevin Gameiro.

Kevin Gameiro of Atletico Madrid celebrates victory with the trophy following the UEFA Europa League Final between Olympique de Marseille and Club Atletico de Madrid at Stade de Lyon on...

Nabil Fekir's reported move to Liverpool seems to be gathering serious traction, and latest developments could help the Reds get their man.

Atletico Madrid striker Kevin Gameiro has been offered to Ligue 1 giants Olympique Lyonnais, according to reports from French outlet Le Progres, which could potentially paving the way for Fekir to join Liverpool in the near future.

France's forward Nabil Fekir (C) eyes a ball next to defender Lucas Digne (L) and forward Kevin Gameiro during a training session in Clairefontaine-en-Yvelines near Paris on October 4,...

The 31-year-old joined up with Diego Simeone in 2016 after leaving Sevilla, and despite his obvious talents struggled to nail down a regular first-team place over the likes of Antoine Griezmann and Diego Costa.

And it now seems as though, in his later years, the French international is after consistent game-time, and he could secure those aspirations with Lyon next term, if Fekir's supposed ploy to join Liverpool materialises (the Mirror).

Jurgen Klopp, Manager of Liverpool shows appreciation to the fans following the UEFA Champions League Final between Real Madrid and Liverpool at NSC Olimpiyskiy Stadium on May 26, 2018 in...

Gameiro would represent something of a marquee signing for the French outfit, having netted 27 goals in two seasons despite limited appearances, and his arrival would surely be a boost to Liverpool, as Lyon signing a new forward might give Fekir to green light to head to Anfield.

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