Man Utd and Chelsea in pursuit of Lyon striker Moussa Dembele

Lyon's willingness to sell players who want to leave the club will encourage Manchester United and Chelsea in pursuing striker Moussa Dembele.

Moussa Dembele has scored 15 goals for Lyon in the 2019-20 season.   -  AFP

Manchester United and Chelsea have been encouraged in their pursuit of Moussa Dembele as Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas admitted the club will 'sell the players who want to leave.'

According to Daily Star, the Ligue 1 club is willing to sell the player for a reported sum of £60million. Dembele has long been a target for Chelsea, while United remain desperate for a striker despite the loan capture of Odion Ighalo last month.