Lyon have been told by Barcelona playmaker Ludovic Giuly that he is keen to stay at Camp Nou next season.

Giuly, had been linked with a return to his homeland, but after playing an important part in Barcelona’s Champions League success over Arsenal last week, the midfielder intends to see out his contract with the Spanish club.

“I have talked with some Lyon directors this week,” Giuly toldĀ French newspaper Lyon Capitale.

“But I am under contract so I can’t negotiate. Besides, I would like to stay at Barcelona until 2008.

“I will wear a moustache at the beginning of next season with Barca, in order to celebrate our European title!” Guily told Telefoot.