Liverpool Sell Shaqiri to Lyon in £9.5m Deal

Published August 23rd, 2021 - 08:20 GMT
Photo: @OL
Photo: @OL

Xherdan Shaqiri has completed a £9.5 million move from Liverpool to Olympique Lyonnais on Tuesday.

The Swiss playmaker signed a three-year deal with the Ligue 1 giants.

The 29-year-old failed to make a name for himself at Liverpool, he joined the team from Stoke City in a £13 million deal in 2018.

He scored 8 goals in 63 games for the Reds in all competitions and started just five Premier League games under head coach Jurgen Klopp last season.

Liverpool thanked the midfielder for his contributions over the past three seasons and wished him the very best for the rest of his career.

The former Bayern Munich and Inter Milan player impressed at the Euro 2020 leading Switzerland to the quarter-finals.

Xherdan Shaqiri (Photo: AFP)
Xherdan Shaqiri (Photo: AFP)

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