brazilian on his way

Fred leaves Lyon as contract is terminated

February 27, 2009
Fred has severed ties with French champions Lyon.

Les Gones confirmed in a statement the striker, whose contract was set to expire at the end of the season, should now join a club back in his native Brazil.

"Lyon inform that Fred has taken the decision to terminate his contract while he was staying in Brazil during his suspension," the statement read. "The termination of his contract with Lyon takes effect this evening (yesterday) and is going to allow him to join a Brazilian ...

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