Back in the jersey of Olympique Lyonnais during this summer transfer window, Alexandre Lacazette made a nice comeback against Bourg-en-Bresse on Saturday in a friendly match (4-2).
Back in training since the beginning of July, the Rhone club was able to test itself for the first time this weekend against Bourg-en-Bresse, a National club. During this meeting, Lyon showed great things, and in particular Alexandre Lacazette. Aligned in the starting lineup and named captain before Moussa Dembélé took over in the second period, the Gone made an impression. Given that after less than ten minutes of play, Lacazette found the way to the nets. In addition to being decisive, the former Arsenal striker was also valuable in the Lyon game by combining between the lines with Tetê or Karl Toko Ekambi.
Lacazette, “he’s a good player”
🎙 Our coach Peter Bosz on the first minutes played by @LacazetteAlex since his return!
— Olympique Lyonnais (@OL) July 10, 2022
This bodes well for the future, as Peter Bosz explained after this first friendly match of the season. “I saw an intelligent centre-forward, who fortunately scored very quickly. So that’s already good for him. Of course, he has to get to know how teammates play. But he’s a good player.”, analyzed the OL coach, who knows that he will be able to count on the talent of Lacazette to achieve his objectives during this 2022-2023 financial year. After spending five seasons with the Gunners, Lacazette is indeed full of ambitions at Lyon. Linked until 2025 with his training club, he will in any case do everything to put Lyon back on the L1 podium, with the help of his friend Corentin Tolisso, also guarantor of OL DNA.