France coach , Didier Deschamps , has confirmed that Lyon left-back , Ferland Mendy , is set to join Real Madrid in this summer’s transfer window.
DAILY POST had reported that Mendy was among the six players Real Madrid manager , Zinedine Zidane and the club’s president , Florentino Perez , wants to sign this summer.
Mendy has been heavily linked with a move to the La Liga giants this summer.
“Two years ago he [Mendy] was playing in the second division , now he is on the verge of joining Real Madrid , ” Deschamps was quoted by Mirror UK as saying.
“He has come on leaps and bounds , and he can play on both sides.”