Lyon swoop for Sevilla fullback Dabo

Olympique Lyon have signed Sevilla fullback Mouhamadou Dabo.

Olympique Lyon have signed Sevilla fullback Mouhamadou Dabo.

Dabo, 24, has signed a four-year contract and moves for a fee of €1 million, with a further €800,000 in possible add-ons.

In a statement on their website, Lyon said the deal was likely to accelerate the departure of Lamine Gassama before the transfer window closes.

"Aged 24, Mouhamadou Dabo is a versatile player who can play on both sides of the defence," the statement said.

"His arrival strengthens the defensive section of the team and anticipates the likely departure of Lamine Gassama."

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