Paris - Olympique Lyonnais are on the verge of signing
Brazil defender Rafael from Manchester United, the French club's president said
"Rafael has arrived from Manchester United and we are
waiting for an agreement from MU on the transfer," Jean-Michel Aulas wrote
on his Twitter feed.
Also read: Man U signs Argentina keeper Romero
Rafael, 25, has been at United since 2008.
Lyon finished runners-up to Paris St-Germain in Ligue 1 last
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