International Champions Cup: Lyon arrive in China
Bruno Genesio, his staff and the 24 players selected for the mission, touched down in China on Thursday for a few days to play in the final against the Italian club Inter Milan. This prestigious match will take place next Monday at 14:05 French time (20:05 local time) in Nanjing. The match will be held as part of the International Champions Cup, which is in its fifth year and is one of the more enticing pre-season tournaments. In case of a draw after 90 minutes, the two teams will go straight to a penalty shootout.
— Olympique Lyonnais (@OL) 20 juillet 2017
Drawn in a group with AC Milan, Borussia Dortmund, Bayern Munich, Arsenal and Inter Milan, OL will face the latter. This outing will be a chance for the new recruits, including Marcelo and Mariano Diaz, to build a relationship with their new teammates.
.The 24-man squad
Keepers: Gorgelin, Lopes, Mocio.
Defenders: Diakhaby, Mammana, Marçal, Marcelo, Mendy, Morel, Nkoulou, Rafael, Tete.
Midfielders: Aouar, Darder, Ferri, Grenier, Tousart.
Forwards: Cornet, Fekir, Gouiri, Maolida, Mariano, Memphis, Traoré.