Maxwel Cornet is a French forward who currently plays for Lyon. He was born on 27th September and began his youth career with FC Metz. After a contract dispute he left the club and sign for Lyon in 2015. Ironically, he made his OL debut against Metz, replacing Alexandre Lacazette due to injury. The striker, who can also play out wide, played 31 games during the 2015/16 campaign, scoring eight goals. Cornet has been a regular in the French youth sides since 2011.