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Lyon's Depay urges fans to 'get facts straight' and claims quotes taken out of context

Memphis Depay looks on during Lyon's Ligue 1 win over Guingamp.
Memphis Depay was quoted as saying he wanted to leave Lyon.

Memphis Depay has urged Lyon fans to get their "facts straight" and claimed quotes that he wanted to join a team "that really wants to play football" had been taken out of context.

Former Manchester United player Depay was quoted by Helden magazine as saying he wanted "to go to a club like Real Madrid, Barcelona, Chelsea, Manchester City, PSG or Bayern Munich" in the summer.

The magazine also quoted him as saying he wanted "to go to a city that suits me and to a team that really wants to play football."

But...

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud remains a target for Lyon - Aulas

Chelsea's Olivier Giroud believes the arrival of Gonzalo Higuain will benefit the club and the competition for places in attack can push them to winning trophies.
Maurizio Sarri feels Gonzalo Higuain's expansive professional experience will allow him to adapt to the Premier League very quickly.
Two goals from Willian ensured that the FA Cup holders will move on to the 5th round.

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has revealed he is considering the possibility of a summer move for unsettled Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud.

Giroud told ESPN FC earlier this month that he has found it "difficult" to accept not being Maurizio Sarri's first-choice striker at Chelsea this season, with Eden Hazard often deployed as a false No. 9 by the Italian in the first half of the campaign.

Chelsea have an option to extend Giroud's contract -- which expires at the end of the season -- for a further...