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Lyon cancel dealings with Liverpool over Nabil Fekir transfer

Lyon cancel dealings with Liverpool over Nabil Fekir transfer

Lyon ended negotiations with Liverpool on Saturday over the possible transfer of forward Nabil Fekir to the Premier League club.

Jun 10, 2018, 10:46 AM IST
Watch: Everton fan holding child 'punches' Lyon player during Europa League

Watch: Everton fan holding child 'punches' Lyon player during Europa League

There could be trouble in waiting for English club Everton as one of their supporters, despite holding a child in his arms, tried throwing punches at a Lyon player when tempers flared on the sideli

Oct 20, 2017, 11:01 AM IST
PSG win again but tensions simmer between Neymar, Cavani

PSG win again but tensions simmer between Neymar, Cavani

Neymar tried to get the ball from the Uruguayan but it was Cavani who eventually took it. And his effort was brilliantly saved, Anthony Lopes tipping the ball onto the bar.

Sep 20, 2017, 00:35 AM IST
ICC Test Player Rankings: Nathan Lyon roars into top 10, Virat Kohli slips one place

ICC Test Player Rankings: Nathan Lyon roars into top 10, Virat Kohli slips one place

Shakib Al Hasan with his splendid performance both with the willow and with ball, strengthened his position atop on the ICC Test Rankings for all-rounders. Ravindra Jadeja follows him with 430 points and then comes Ashwin with 422 points.  

Sep 08, 2017, 16:46 PM IST

Memorial to Jewish children vandalised in France

In 1987, Klaus Barbie, the head of Nazi police in the nearby city of Lyon, was jailed for life for his role in the arrest and deportation of the children in Izieu.

Aug 08, 2017, 21:18 PM IST
Arsenal break club record to sign France forward Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon

Arsenal break club record to sign France forward Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon

The deal beats the 50m euros that Arsenal paid to bring Mesut Ozil to the Emirates from Real Madrid in 2013, while it sees Lyon break their highest sale for the second time in a month after seeing midfielder Corentin Tolisso move to Bayern Munich for 47.5m euros.

Jul 05, 2017, 23:32 PM IST
Bayern Munich rope in Corentin Tolisso from Lyon, making him club's most expensive signing ever

Bayern Munich rope in Corentin Tolisso from Lyon, making him club's most expensive signing ever

Bayern have won the German league a record five consecutive times but have not made it past the semi-finals in the Champions League since last winning the title in 2013.

Jun 14, 2017, 23:23 PM IST
Europa League: Two Lyon players file police complaint after being attacked by Bastian fans

Europa League: Two Lyon players file police complaint after being attacked by Bastian fans

In a statement, he spoke of the "near certitude of heavy administrative and sporting sanctions for the club... which will almost certainly condemn it to relegation, even threaten its disappearance."

Apr 18, 2017, 08:49 AM IST
Europa League: Ajax Amsterdam win, Manchester United held, trouble delays match at Lyon

Europa League: Ajax Amsterdam win, Manchester United held, trouble delays match at Lyon

European football has still not been completely eradicated when crowd trouble delayed the start of Olympique Lyonnais` match at home to Turkish side Besiktas by 45 minutes.

Apr 14, 2017, 08:28 AM IST
Europa League Round of 16 Draw: Title favourites Manchester United draw Rostov

Europa League Round of 16 Draw: Title favourites Manchester United draw Rostov

The Red Devils are clear favorites to lift the Europa League trophy, Italian club AS Roma, on paper, are the only worthy opponents who can give the 20 times England Champions a tough fight

Feb 24, 2017, 20:34 PM IST
Europa League: Ten-man Tottenham Hotspur exit Europa League; Nabil Fekir hat-trick puts Lyon on first-leg advantage

Europa League: Ten-man Tottenham Hotspur exit Europa League; Nabil Fekir hat-trick puts Lyon on first-leg advantage

Gent, eighth in their domestic league, went through 3-2 on aggregate after the second leg of the last-32 tie and will be joined in Friday`s draw by Olympique Lyonnais who won 7-1 at home to AZ Alkmaar for an 11-2 triumph over two legs.  

Feb 24, 2017, 08:56 AM IST

Euro 2016: List of all 10 stadiums to be used in quadrennial event

10 stadiums will be used during the 2016 Euro.

Jun 09, 2016, 22:55 PM IST
Nice beat Lyon as football resumes in France

Nice beat Lyon as football resumes in France

Ligue 1 has taken the initiative to observe a minute of silence and play La Marseillaise before the kick-off games.

Nov 21, 2015, 13:19 PM IST
Ex-Brazil winger hits out at racist abuse on Instagram

Ex-Brazil winger hits out at racist abuse on Instagram

Former Brazil international winger Michel Bastos has announced plans to take legal action against a fan who racially abused him.

Nov 03, 2015, 14:54 PM IST
Lyon back to winning route in Ligue 1

Lyon back to winning route in Ligue 1

 Seven-times Ligue 1 champions Lyon bounced back from consecutive defeats with a 1-0 Ligue 1 win over Reims, while Nice's home game against Nantes was halted by heavy rain.

Oct 04, 2015, 16:10 PM IST
Marseille suffer partial stadium ban after violence

Marseille suffer partial stadium ban after violence

Marseille were ordered to shut down their hardline, ultra sections at their Stade Velodrome home on Thursday after last weekend`s match with Lyon was held up for 20 minutes by crowd violence.

Sep 25, 2015, 09:09 AM IST

Three Marseille supporters recieve prison sentences for violence

Three Marseille supporters were handed prison sentences between four and six months over violent incidents during the weekend clash between their side and Lyon.

Sep 23, 2015, 09:57 AM IST
Marseille, Lyon draw as crowd trouble mars clash

Marseille, Lyon draw as crowd trouble mars clash

Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette opened his account for the season on Sunday but 10-man Marseille battled back to earn a 1-1 draw in a toxic encounter at the Stade Velodrome.

Sep 21, 2015, 08:48 AM IST
France star Mathieu Valbuena takes old club Marseille to court

France star Mathieu Valbuena takes old club Marseille to court

Lyon and France playmaker Mathieu Valbuena has gone to court to claim 568,000 euros ($640,000; £414,000) in compensation from his old club Marseille following a dispute with his former agent.

Sep 16, 2015, 19:44 PM IST
Didier Deschamps laments blow of losing talented Nabil Fekir

Didier Deschamps laments blow of losing talented Nabil Fekir

The long-term loss of exciting Lyon attacker Nabil Fekir to a serious knee injury is a "body blow" to Euro 2016 hosts France, coach Didier Deschamps admitted on Sunday.

Sep 06, 2015, 23:24 PM IST

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