Fekir is expected to leave his boyhood club this summer has reportedly told Lyon that he would prefer a move to Liverpool.
However, L'Equipe have offered Liverpool fans a boost before the worldwide tournament that kicks off next week, with the French outlet claiming that a deal is very close to being complete.
Lyon president Jean Michel Aulas is notoriously hard to negotiate with but he's reportedly had a change of heart just days before the World Cup kicks off.
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However, speaking earlier on Thursday, Aulas said: "The [transfer] is at a standstill, there is no way forward".
Liverpool have already signed Fabinho from Monaco for £43.7m this summer, while Naby Keita is also arriving after a deal was agreed with RB Leipzig last summer. "(We) have not set a base price because we have not discussed this yet".
Les Bleus will take on the United States this weekend, in their final World Cup tune-up.
Bayern Munich and Atletico Madrid are also reportedly interested in the French worldwide - but Liverpool are now in the driving seat.