Les Gones have rejected two offers for the 35-year-old - reported to be 200,000 euros and 900,000 euros - from the Primera Liga side and are thought to be holding out for 1.5m euros.
Lyon administration officer Marino Faccioli has confirmed, however, talks reopened over the transfer late Wednesday telling the club´s official webiste: "We are reasonably optimistic about the transfer of Coupet to Atletico Madrid."
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