Olympique Lyon humbled at home by Astra in first leg

Once-mighty Olympique Lyonnais suffered huge embarrassment with a 2-1 home defeat by unheralded Romanians Astra Giurgiu in their Europa League playoff first leg on Thursday.

Romanians vote in presidential run-off

Romanians vote today in a run-off to elect their new president, as the country grapples with recession and a deep political crisis which has delayed a
crucial aid package by the IMF.