Olympique Lyonnais has just secured the services of Stade Rennais defender Damien Da Silva.
Although shaken by the feud that pits Juninho against Rudi Garcia, OL management has been active behind the scenes in recent hours to obtain its first reinforcement of the offseason. Les Gones have recovered the captain of Stade Rennais, in this case Damien Da Silva. The latter is committed for a period of two years on the side of Groupama Stadium.
In the axis of the defense, it will be necessary to elbows
“It is a great pride for me to join Olympique Lyonnais. I am aware of joining a very large club and I am impatient to wear these new colors. Today I visited all the facilities, the stadium, I discovered the museum and it really makes you want to. The ambitions are also very high and I like it all the more so as I still think I can progress here, ”indicated the new Rhone recruit after signing his contract.
Olympique Lyonnais informs of the arrival of the former captain of Stade Rennais, Damien Da Silva for 2 seasons, i.e. until June 30, 2023.
– Olympique Lyonnais (@OL) May 26, 2021
Da Silva will be an interesting contribution to OL, if only through his experience. At 33, he has totaled 380 pro matches. He spent 3 seasons in Rennes, where he notably won the Coupe de France and played in the Champions League. Previously, he had distinguished himself with Caen (2014-2018). In central defense, he will however have competition since the 4th of the last year of Ligue 1 since it counts Denayer, Diomandé, Marcelo, Benlamri, Ozkacar and Andersen in this sector.
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