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#Lyon

# lyon - Friday 31 July, 2020

Lyon force penalties, but PSG triumph in French Cup final to seal double

Bertrand Traore missed the crucial spot kick before the shootout ended 6-5.

# lyon - Tuesday 9 June, 2020

French court suspends relegation from Ligue 1

The court also rejected a request from Lyon to resume the season.

# lyon - Monday 8 June, 2020

Former Ballon d'Or winner Hegerberg signs long-term Nike deal reportedly worth over €1 million

The Lyon player had previously been sponsored by Nike’s rival Puma.

# lyon - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Lyon slam French football league for 'suddenly' ending Ligue 1 season

The club feel that the decision could see the division slip further behind Europe’s top leagues.

# lyon - Saturday 18 April, 2020

Ex-France centre Mathieu Bastareaud returns to Lyon after short spell in New York

The 31-year-old, who retired from international rugby after his World Cup omission, is returning to home soil.

# lyon - Thursday 12 March, 2020

Man City's Champions League clash with Real Madrid postponed

Juventus’ clash with Lyon has also been called off.

# lyon - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Kearney double helps Leinster sweep aside Lyon

Leo Cullen’s side scored six tries as they moved one step closer to securing top seed for the quarter-finals.

As it happened: Leinster v Lyon, European Rugby Champions Cup

Kick-off at the RDS is at 1pm.

# lyon - Friday 10 January, 2020

Fardy to lead Leinster as Cullen names side to face Lyon

A raft of Leinster’s front-line internationals return as they seek to secure a home quarter-final.

# lyon - Thursday 9 January, 2020

Cian Healy happy to meet challengers in competitive Leinster squad

‘They want to knock the old boy off the top’.

# lyon - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Connacht facing big blow with key man Fainga'a set for move to France

The Aussie openside has been superb for Andy Friend’s side since his move from the Rebels.

# lyon - Thursday 2 January, 2020

Star striker Moussa Dembele not for sale, insist Lyon amid Chelsea speculation

The French side insist that they will do everything possible to retain the ex-Celtic man’s services.

# lyon - Saturday 23 November, 2019

As it happened: Lyon v Leinster, European Rugby Champions Cup

Last year’s runners-up went to France to take on the Top14 leaders.

# lyon - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Former All Black sees Leinster visit as a chance for Lyon to prove their European pedigree

The sides meet in the Heineken Champions Cup on Saturday.

# lyon - Tuesday 19 November, 2019

Leinster look back to 'huge lesson' learned in Toulouse last season

The Top14 leaders look set to deliver a statement of intent in front of their home support.

# lyon - Friday 5 July, 2019

An Irishwoman will be one of the officials in charge of this Sunday's World Cup final ACHIEVEMENT This post contains videos

An Irishwoman will be one of the officials in charge of this Sunday's World Cup final

Michelle O’Neill will be an assistant referee for the match between USA and Netherlands.

# lyon - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

USA book World Cup final spot as 10-woman England denied by VAR and penalty miss Drama This post contains videos

USA book World Cup final spot as 10-woman England denied by VAR and penalty miss

Steph Houghton missed a late spot-kick as the defending world champions ran out 2-1 winners in Lyon.

# lyon - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Flawless Laidlaw steers Clermont into next weekend's Top 14 final

Franck Azema’s side will face Toulouse in the decider after proving too strong today for Lyon.

# lyon - Friday 24 May, 2019

From TheJournal.ie Multiple injuries after parcel bomb explodes near bakery in Lyon France

Multiple injuries after parcel bomb explodes near bakery in Lyon

French President Emmanuel Macron said it appeared that there were no fatalities.

# lyon - Saturday 18 May, 2019

Hegerberg hat-trick propels Lyon to Champions League four-in-a-row

Striker’s 16-minute treble made quick work of Saturday’s final.

# lyon - Sunday 21 April, 2019

Cuthbert stunner keeps Chelsea in touch with Lyon in Champions League

Lyon narrowly beat the Blues 2-1 in the first leg of their semi-final.

# lyon - Wednesday 13 March, 2019

Messi scores panenka penalty against Lyon as Barcelona book quarter-final spot

The La Liga champions ensured their place in the last eight thanks to a late rally against Lyon.

# lyon - Thursday 7 March, 2019

From TheJournal.ie French cardinal given six-month suspended sentence for helping to cover up child abuse by priest Cardinal Philippe Barbarin

French cardinal given six-month suspended sentence for helping to cover up child abuse by priest

Cardinal Philippe Barbarin failed to report the abuse of a child between 2014 and 2015.

# lyon - Tuesday 19 February, 2019

No breakthrough for Barcelona with Lyon holding La Liga leaders to goalless draw

Ernesto Valverde’s side dominated possession and attempts on goal but failed to break the deadlock.

# lyon - Wednesday 19 September, 2018

Lyon stun favourites Manchester City in Champions League opener

The Premier League champions kicked off their European campaign with a 2-1 home defeat.

# lyon - Monday 10 September, 2018

From TheJournal.ie Driver held after high-speed chase on French airport runway Lyon

Driver held after high-speed chase on French airport runway

Before driving onto the runway the man had driven the car into the glass doors of one of the airport terminals.

# lyon - Monday 27 August, 2018

Crowd trouble forces Lyon to play Champions League game behind closed doors

UEFA has punished the Ligue 1 club for the crowd disturbances that occurred prior to their Europa League tie with CSKA Moscow in March.

# lyon - Saturday 9 June, 2018

'Negotiations have not succeeded' - Lyon announce Nabil Fekir's move to Liverpool is off

The Lyon playmaker seemed to be heading towards Anfield but the move is off again.

# lyon - Friday 20 October, 2017

Everton bans supporter who appeared to strike a Lyon player while holding a child

Ugly scenes erupted on Thursday after Ashley Williams sparked a brawl with a challenge on the Lyon goalkeeper during their Europa League fixture.

# lyon - Friday 8 September, 2017

Lyon president backs up criticism in leaked letter to 'irritated' PSG equivalent

Though PSG interpreted the letter as an apology, its publication in L’Équipe would suggest it was anything but.

# lyon - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Lyon president says 'it could be necessary for the French State to take over' after Neymar transfer

Jean-Michel Aulas believes Paris Saint-Germain will wind up spending €1bn on the Brazilian.

# lyon - Sunday 23 April, 2017

Disastrous start leaves Leinster with too much to do in defeat to Clermont

Camille Lopez guided the Top 14 club home in a thrilling Champions Cup semi-final in Lyon.

As it happened: Clermont Auvergne v Leinster, Champions Cup semi-final

We’re going minute-by-minute as Leo Cullen’s league leaders take on European rugby’s nearly men.

# lyon - Sunday 16 April, 2017

Ligue 1 game abandoned after pitch invaders try to attack Lyon players

This is the second time this week that the French club has been affected by crowd trouble.

# lyon - Thursday 13 April, 2017

Violent clashes forced fans on the pitch and delayed Lyon's Europa League tie against Besiktas

Crowd trouble marred the game as Lyon eventually won out 2-1.

# lyon - Tuesday 28 March, 2017

Munster's Champions Cup SF will be in the Aviva or Murrayfield if they get through

Meanwhile, Leinster face a trip to either Lyon or Nice if they can get past Wasps this weekend.

# lyon - Monday 26 December, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Surveillance footage shows Berlin attack suspect travelled through France Anis Amri

Surveillance footage shows Berlin attack suspect travelled through France

He is believed to have travelled through Lyon by train.

# lyon - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

# lyon - Monday 27 June, 2016

Irish fans said goodbye to France with an epic street party in Lyon last night

“Please don’t send me home…”

From The Daily Edge Irish fans said goodbye to France with an epic street party in Lyon last night Not Lyon Down

Irish fans said goodbye to France with an epic street party in Lyon last night

“Please don’t send me home…”

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