Lyon to acquire €93 million state-guaranteed loan

24 June 2020

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Photo: PA Images In addition, Lyon have received €12.9 million in exceptional assistance from the French Football League.

The French club have received approval from their bank and bond lenders to implement the loan with a maturity of 12 months.

In addition, Lyon have received €12.9 million in exceptional assistance from the French Football League.

Emil Gjerding Nielson nielson@offthepitch.com

Lyon have received approval from their bank and bond lenders to implement a €92.6 million state-guaranteed loan with a maturity of 12 months. 

The French club earlier this year said they expected to lose out on a total of €50 million this season due to the coronavirus pandemic and through the French Football League's (LFP) decision to cancel the season finished seventh. 

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