Bristol City ready to rival Aston Villa for Lyon striker with £5m move

first_img1 Bristol City have joined Aston Villa in the race for Claudio Beauvue.The striker only joined Lyon in the summer from Guingamp after scoring 17 goals in Ligue 1 last season.However, since the move, the 27-year-old has failed to find the form that made him so dangerous last term.Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has now admitted Beauvue and the club are discussing his departure – sparking interest from England.Bristol City, according to L’Equipe, are very keen on the Guadeloupean and are willing to splash £5m to secure his signature.Aston Villa have also expressed an interest and Lyon are now set to hold talks with the two clubs. Claudio Beauvue last_img