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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.

Relentless Messi leads demolition of Lyon to take Barca through

Wed, 13 Mar 2019 - 10:10 GMT

Lionel Messi scored two goals and provided two more as Barcelona reached the quarter-finals of the Champions League in style.

Dembele injury may give Coutinho another chance to win over fans

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 - 05:30 GMT

Dembele helped Barca to a 3-1 win after coming off the bench with the team struggling to break down the La Liga minnows.

Monaco move clear of drop zone with 2-0 win over Lyon

Mon, 25 Feb 2019 - 11:48 GMT

Monaco took a big step towards securing top-flight survival after a poor start.

Lyon shares fall after club's goalless draw against Barcelona

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 - 04:10 GMT

Lyon shares were down 1 percent in early session trading, although the stock is still up around 7 percent so far in 2019.

Barca lack sparkle ahead of crucial Champions League mission

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 - 02:50 GMT

Coach Ernesto Valverde has played down the significance of his side's recent slack displays.

Umtiti expects a special night in Lyon

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 - 09:21 GMT

It is expected to be a special night for Umtiti who will return to France to face his childhood club, Lyon.

Fekir gives Lyon 2-1 win against Guingamp

Sat, 16 Feb 2019 - 11:49 GMT

Nabil Fekir earned Olympique Lyonnais a 2-1 home win against En Avant Guingamp on Friday as they cemented third place in Ligue 1 ahead of their Champions League clash against Barcelona.

Lacazette misses French League atmosphere

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 - 07:40 GMT

The French moved from his childhood club, Lyon, to join Arsenal in summer 2017.

Chinese Interpol boss goes missing

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 - 10:30 GMT

French police said they were probing the disappearance of the Chinese head of Interpol, who has reportedly been detained for questioning in his home country.

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