Michel Bastos joined Lyon from Lille for 18 million Euros in 2009

As Fulham’s transfer deadline day business get’s even crazier, the agent of Lyon winger Michel Bastos has announced to French media that the Cottagers are close to a deal with the Brazilian. The 29 year old would undoubtably be a fantastic signing – a player with enormous quality and an eye for a spectacular goal – and at the reported fee of £9m his transfer is tempting other clubs, with his agent also reporting that another English club are in for him.

Stay tuned for updates!