Lyon contact Christian Pulisic as Ligue 1 side make USMNT star a top priority amid Chelsea exit rumours

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  • Lyon make contact with Pulisic
  • Pulisic open to Ligue 1 move
  • Lyon's American owner pushing for a deal

WHAT HAPPENED? French outlet L'Equipe reports that Lyon have made Chelsea's USMNT star Pulisic their top priority this summer, and have contacted the American over a potential move.

THE BIGGER PICTURE: Pulisic struggled for playing time at Stamford Bridge this season, and Chelsea could move him on in order to balance the books.

AND WHAT'S MORE: Lyon's American owner John Textor is said to be big on the move, and is envisioning bringing Pulisic to France, but they face competition from Napoli, Juventus and AC Milan.

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WHAT NEXT? It's clear that Pulisic's time at Stamford Bridge is coming to an end, and now it's just a matter of finding the right club for him to fulfil his potential. Chelsea would be willing to let him go for the right price.