Reports have emerged French Ligue 1 club, Lyon, is nearing a takeover worth an estimated €600 million (AUD$896 million) by Foster Gillett.
Gillett, the son of former Liverpool owner, George Gillet, will become the majority shareholder of the club after reaching an agreement with current owner and president, Jean-Michel Aulas, who will leave his role at the club within the coming years after the takeover is finalised.
The report suggested Gillett beat out three other bidders for the purc...
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