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Club Statement

Published on the 10 August 2006 à 20:20

Olympique Lyonnais states that, contrary to the information published in the Spanish daily AS, there has never been direct contact, not to mention negotiation, between the club and Real Madrid regarding the Malian international Mahamadou Diarra.

The sole direct contact, as stated in AS, was established between Real Madrid and the player's agent, contrary to current international regulations.