Lyon miss chance to go second after Bastia draw
Lyon miss chance to go second after Bastia draw

Lyon extended their unbeaten Ligue 1 streak to ten matches on Saturday, with a hard-fought 0-0 draw at Bastia, but wasted the opportunity to climb above Marseille into second spot.

Lyon snap Marseille win streak to shake up Ligue 1 race
Lyon snap Marseille win streak to shake up Ligue 1 race

Lyon snapped Marseille`s eight-game winning streak on Sunday thanks to a second half goal from Yoann Gourcuff which threw the Ligue 1 title race wide open. 

Marseille chase new record as PSG tackle Bordeaux
Marseille chase new record as PSG tackle Bordeaux

Ligue 1 leaders Marseille chase a club record ninth consecutive victory on Sunday when they travel to Lyon while defending champions Paris Saint-Germain are in action at home to Bordeaux 24 hours earlier. 

European football clubs concerned about Ebola virus
European football clubs concerned about Ebola virus

French football club Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has expressed Ebola concerns about his side's two Cameroonian players who turned out for their national team in the 2015 Africa Cup qualifiers.

UEFA urged to amend financial fair play policy
UEFA urged to amend financial fair play policy

French football club Paris Saint-Germain and English Premier League's Manchester City have urged the European football governing body, UEFA, to make changes to its Financial Fair Play policy (FFP) rules.

Monaco's poor form continues in French season

Coach Leonardo Jardim's nightmare continued as Monaco suffered a 1-2 defeat to Lyon in the French Ligue 1 fifth-round matchup.

Tottenham Spurs, Inter Milan in Europa League draw
Tottenham Spurs, Inter Milan in Europa League draw

Tottenham Spurs and Inter Milan on Thursday qualified for the Europa League group stage draw but among those failing to make it across the play-off line were Lyon and Real Sociedad.

Lens defeat caps dismal week for Lyon, Falcao lifts Monaco

Promoted Lens recorded their first goal and points of the Ligue 1 season with a 1-0 win at Lyon while Radamel Falcao lifted Monaco`s spirits in Ligue 1 action on Sunday.

Hanover snap up French forward Jimmy Briand

French international forward Jimmy Briand, who was a free agent after his contract expired at Lyon, has joined Bundesliga club Hanover 96 on a one-year deal.

Lyon`s Clement Grenier to undergo groin operation

Lyon midfielder Clement Grenier has been ruled out for six to eight weeks with a recurrence of a long-standing groin injury, the French club announced on Friday. 

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.

Defender Naby Sarr joins Sporting Lisbon

Lyon`s central defender Naby Sarr has signed for six years with Sporting Lisbon, the Portuguese club announced on Saturday.

Hundreds protest Recep Erdogan visit in France

Hundreds protested against Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the French city of Lyon on Saturday as he visited Europe ahead of an expected bid for the presidency.

Hundreds protest Erdogan visit in France

Hundreds protested against Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan in the French city of Lyon today as he visited Europe ahead of an expected bid for the presidency.

`Surprised` Froome wins first Dauphine stage

Britain`s defending champion Chris Froome won the first stage of the Criterium du Dauphine, an individual time-trial in Lyon, on Sunday.

Garde to leave Lyon

Remi Garde has opted not to extend his contract with Lyon and is to leave the French club after three years as coach.

Iconic French rugby star Chabal the `Caveman` to retire

Iconic former French international Sebastien Chabal, popularly known as the "Caveman", announced Monday that he will retire from the sport next weekend.

Blanc refuses to `devalue` PSG title triumph

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc insisted on Saturday that his club`s imminent Ligue 1 title triumph should not be "devalued" by their disappointing exit from the Champions League earlier this month.

Ligue 1: PSG vs Sochaux - Preview

Paris Saint-Germain can wrap up their second straight Ligue 1 title this weekend as relegation-threated Sochaux provide what could be their final obstacle on Sunday.

Cavani scores brace as PSG win League Cup

Paris Saint-Germain won France`s League Cup on Saturday, beating Lyon 2-1 in the final at the Stade de France to secure the first leg of a likely domestic double.