Frenchman Dembele signs for Al-Ettifaq

Thu, 27 Jul 2023 - 02:56 GMT

"Moussa Dembele, welcome to Al-Ettifaq," the club posted on messaging platform X, previously known as Twitter.

Bournemouth sign midfielder Faivre from Lyon

Fri, 14 Jul 2023 - 10:54 GMT

The 24-year-old had signed a long-term deal, Premier League Bournemouth said, and would remain in the French top flight in the 2023-24 season on loan at Lorient, where he played in the second half of the last campaign.

PSG lose at home to Lyon, surrender top spot to Lille

Mon, 14 Dec 2020 - 10:30 GMT

PSG dropped down to third in Ligue 1 after Tino Kadewere earned visitors Olympique Lyonnais a 1-0 victory at the Parc des Princes on Sunday.

Bordeaux frustrate Lyon in 0-0 draw

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 12:32 GMT

Bordeaux's encouraging start to the season continued as did their winless league run against Olympique Lyonnais as they battled to a 0-0 draw at home on Friday.

A true final of champions awaits in Lisbon

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 12:30 GMT

After four thrilling quarter-finals, the upsets stopped at the last four stage in the Champions League, setting up Sunday’s final between Bayern Munich and PSG..

It's a dream come true, Davies

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 10:59 GMT

The Canadian defender has been sensational for the Bavarian giants during their route to the final.

Bayern Munich defeat Lyon to reach the UEFA Champions League final

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 10:56 GMT

The five-time winners Bayern Munich will face the first-time finalists Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday night at the Estadio da Luz.

Statistics will count for nothing when we face Bayern - Lyon coach

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 07:44 GMT

Statistics will count for nothing when underdogs Olympique Lyonnais take on free-scoring Bayern Munich in their Champions League semi-final on Wednesday, coach Rudi Garcia has warned.

Bernardo Silva targets Champions League glory

Thu, 13 Aug 2020 - 12:53 GMT

Manchester City, who defeated Real Madrid 4_2 on aggregate, will face French giants Olympique Lyonnais who knocked out Juventus.

Juventus sack Sarri after Champions League exit

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 01:14 GMT

The 61-year-old was dismissed despite leading Juventus to the Serie A title two weeks ago, their ninth in a row.

Sarri still being questioned about future despite Serie A title

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 12:25 GMT

Sarri’s side staggered over the Serie A finish line and now turn their attention to the Champions League.

PSG complete domestic treble with League Cup triumph

Sat, 01 Aug 2020 - 10:24 GMT

Sarabia scored PSG’s final penalty in the shootout after Navas had saved Traore’s spot kick to give the Ligue 1 champions their ninth League Cup trophy.

Lyon close in on deal for Trezeguet

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 11:57 GMT

Trezeguet has been linked with a move to top leagues in Europe after his great performance with Kasımpaşa.

French police arrest suspect over last week's Lyon bomb blast: Interior Minister

Mon, 27 May 2019 - 09:51 GMT

French police have arrested a 24-year old man suspected of being behind last week’s bomb blast in the central city of Lyon that injured 13 people.

No claim made for Lyon bomb French anti-terrorism prosecutor says

Sat, 25 May 2019 - 10:46 GMT

No claim of responsibility has so far been made for a bomb attack in Lyon on Friday which injured 13 people, French anti-terrorism prosecutor Remy Heitz said on Saturday.

At least 13 injured in Lyon explosion

Sat, 25 May 2019 - 08:24 GMT

At least 13 people have been injured in an explosion in the French city of Lyon, officials said.

Egypt decries Lyon explosion, voices support for France

Sat, 25 May 2019 - 08:15 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has denounced an explosion that took place in the French city of Lyon, wounding at least 13 people.

Sylvinho to be named Lyon coach - reports

Sun, 19 May 2019 - 04:09 GMT

Olympique Lyonnais have agreed a deal to appoint Sylvinho as their next head coach, according to media reports in France.

Managers take turns to praise "unstoppable" Messi

Fri, 15 Mar 2019 - 05:00 GMT

Barcelona captain Lionel Messi was showered with praise by his coach Ernesto Valverde and losing manager Bruno Genesio after a headline performance in his side's 5-1 win over Olympique Lyonnais to reach the Champions League quarter-finals.

Lopes injury highlights failures in concussion protocol - FIFPro

Thu, 14 Mar 2019 - 11:00 GMT

Olympique Lyonnais goalkeeper Anthony Lopes's injury against Barcelona has exposed failings in the way professional football deals with concussion, the global players' union FIFPro said on Thursday.