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Olympique Lyonnais held, Lille win ahead of Champions League start

Olympique Lyonnais` stuttering start to the Ligue 1 season continued when they conceded a last-gasp equaliser in a 2-2 draw at Amiens on Friday ahead of their Champions League debut.

Sep 14, 2019, 10:05 AM IST

Olympique Lyonnais lose ground on leaders PSG after draw with Bordeaux

Having lost 1-0 to Montpellier last time out, Lyon went in front in the first half through Memphis Depay -- the Dutchman`s fourth goal of the season.

Sep 01, 2019, 17:28 PM IST

Mario Lemina close to Southampton exit, says Ralph Hasenhuttl

Lemina, who joined Saints in August 2017, was left out of the club`s pre-season tour and has not featured at the start of the Premier League campaign after expressing his desire for a transfer.

Aug 23, 2019, 08:11 AM IST

Virgil Van Dijk, Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo vie for UEFA Player of the Year award

While Ronaldo, a three-time winner, has been ever-present in the final three since the award was created in 2011, centre back Van Dijk makes his first appearance after helping Liverpool win the Champions League title last season.

Aug 15, 2019, 23:06 PM IST

Olympique Lyon dispatch AS Monaco 3-0 in Ligue 1 opener

Monaco continued where they left off last term when they finished 17th in the 20-team table, three points clear of relegation.

Aug 10, 2019, 12:20 PM IST

Moussa Dembele strikes late to give Lyon 3-2 win at Bordeaux

Dembele scored five minutes from time after Bordeaux`s Vukasin Jovanovic was sent off for abusing a linesman in the 73rd, to put OL on 62 points from 34 games, with fourth-placed St Etienne six points behind before hosting Toulouse on Sunday.

Apr 27, 2019, 16:05 PM IST

Olympique Lyon beat Angers 2-1 to consolidate Ligue 1 third place

Memphis Depay and Martin Terrier found the back of the net in the first half to put Lyon on 59 points from 33 matches.

Apr 20, 2019, 11:57 AM IST

Olympique Lyon's Champions League spot under threat after Nantes defeat

Lyon are on 56 points with six games left, six ahead of fourth-placed St Etienne in the Ligue 1 standings. 

Apr 13, 2019, 11:59 AM IST

Olympique de Marseille's Champions League hopes hit by Bordeaux loss

Olympique de Marseille, who have not won at Bordeaux in the elite since 1977, lie fifth in the Ligue 1 standings on 48 points from 31 games.

Apr 06, 2019, 12:45 PM IST

Ousmane Dembele injury may give Philippe Coutinho another chance to win over fans

Coutinho, who arrived from Liverpool in January 2018, has so far shown little to suggest he will be able to compensate for the Frenchman's absence against Lyon.

Mar 11, 2019, 17:10 PM IST

Ligue 1: Mario Balotelli's flying volley helps Marseille sink St Etienne

Mercurial striker Balotelli held off Loic Perrin and twisted his body to volley the ball home from a corner in the 12th minute.

Mar 04, 2019, 11:22 AM IST

Ballon d`Or winner Ada Hegerberg won't play Women's World Cup, says Norway coach

Hegerberg has not played for Norway since they were knocked out of the Women`s European Championship in 2017 without scoring a goal.

Feb 27, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

Champions League Preview: Underdogs Lyon out to reduce Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi's influence

Lionel Messi has been in prime form for the Spanish club in recent times, with winger Ousmane Dembele making his presence felt as well.  

Feb 19, 2019, 13:56 PM IST

Barcelona lack sparkle ahead of crucial Champions League clash in Lyon

Despite a 1-0 win at home against Real Valladolid, the La Liga table toppers have left plenty of doubts about their capabilities of winning Europe's top prize.

Feb 18, 2019, 10:35 AM IST

Ligue 1: Olympique Lyonnaise lose ground in race for second as Lille win

Lyon succumbed to Remi Walter's second-half penalty at Nice and are now six points behind second-placed Lille, who won 2-0 at En Avant Guingamp.

Feb 11, 2019, 10:29 AM 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

Ligue 1: Moussa Dembele`s last-gasp goal earns Lyon 2-1 win over St Etienne

Lyon are third on 37 points from 21 games, three points behind Lille after the northerners beat Amiens 2-1 on Friday. 

Jan 21, 2019, 11:25 AM IST

Ligue-1: Lyon lose ground in battle for second with Reims draw

Three days after being knocked out in the League Cup quarter-finals, Lyon got off on the wrong foot as Pablo Chavarria pounced to put the visitors ahead in the 35th minute.

Jan 12, 2019, 06:50 AM IST

Struggling Monaco slump to 0-3 defeat against Lyon in Ligue 1

Lyon have 31 points after 17 games, three behind Lille, who moved into second earlier in the day with a 3-2 win at Nimes.

Dec 17, 2018, 10:15 AM IST

UEFA Champions League: Olympique Lyon draw 1-1 with Shakhtar Donetsk to reach last 16

The French side fell behind to a goal from Junior Moraes midway through the first half and looked in danger of being overtaken in Group F by the Ukraine side and bowing out.

Dec 13, 2018, 15:55 PM IST