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Suspected bomb blast injures 8 people in France's Lyon

President Emmanuel Macron described the incident as an "attack" with no fatalities.

May 24, 2019, 23:01 PM IST

Paris St. Germain suffer first Ligue 1 defeat of season

Despite the loss, Paris St. Germain lead the table with 56 points from 21 games, 10 ahead of second-placed Lille who have played two more games. 

Feb 04, 2019, 11:55 AM IST

PSG sign Argentina midfielder Leandro Paredes from Zenit

Big-spending Paris Saint-Germain have signed Argentina midfielder Leandro Paredes from Zenit St Petersburg on a four-and-a-half year deal, the French Ligue 1 club announced on Tuesday.

Jan 29, 2019, 16:07 PM IST

Lyon go second in Ligue 1 with 1-0 over St Etienne

Olympique Lyonnais climbed two places up to second in Ligue 1 after Jason Denayer`s goal gave them a scrappy 1-0 home win over traditional rivals St Etienne on Friday.

Nov 24, 2018, 14:22 PM IST

Late goals earn 10-man Hoffenheim 2-2 draw at Lyon

Manchester City lead the group with nine points, three clear of Lyon.

Nov 08, 2018, 21:21 PM IST

Ligue-1: Lyon beat Marseille, Paris St Germain maintain perfect start

Paris St Germain`s victory kept them top of the Ligue-1 with 18 points after Angel Di Maria and Thomas Meunier cancelled out an early Adrian Rabiot own goal

Sep 24, 2018, 10:12 AM IST

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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