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# lyon - Saturday 9 January, 2021

Pochettino gets first win with PSG, but Lyon stay top of Ligue 1
# Off The Mark
# Off The Mark

Pochettino gets first win with PSG, but Lyon stay top of Ligue 1

Jan 9th 2021, 10:30 PM 5,437 Views 0 Comments

The Argentine’s first outing was a draw with St Etienne.

# lyon - Saturday 19 December, 2020

Kadewere helps 'magnificent' Lyon go top of Ligue 1
# Magnifique
# Magnifique

Kadewere helps 'magnificent' Lyon go top of Ligue 1

Dec 19th 2020, 11:00 PM 3,500 Views 0 Comments

Earlier, Andre Villas-Boas said Marseille’s 1-1 draw with Reims was a “missed opportunity.”

# lyon - Wednesday 16 December, 2020

Two Champions Cup games cancelled due to Covid-19 cases in Exeter squad
# Upheaval
# Upheaval

Two Champions Cup games cancelled due to Covid-19 cases in Exeter squad

Dec 16th 2020, 2:46 PM 10,198 Views 20 Comments

There could be huge ramifications for Munster, Ulster, and Connacht in Pool B.

# lyon - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Manhunt continues in France after shooting of Greek Orthodox priest
# Lyon
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# Lyon

Manhunt continues in France after shooting of Greek Orthodox priest

Updated Nov 1st 2020, 5:36 PM 42,650 Views 24 Comments

The priest remains in a critical condition.

# lyon - Saturday 31 October, 2020

Priest shot outside Greek Orthodox church in Lyon, France
# Lyon
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# Lyon

Priest shot outside Greek Orthodox church in Lyon, France

Updated Oct 31st 2020, 6:06 PM 85,724 Views 66 Comments

He is now in hospital with life-threatening injuries.

# lyon - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Renard powers Lyon into fifth straight Champions League final
# Lyon Mean Winning Machine
# Lyon Mean Winning Machine

Renard powers Lyon into fifth straight Champions League final

Aug 26th 2020, 10:48 PM 6,151 Views 1 Comment

Lyon were 1-0 winners against domestic rivals PSG in Bilbao.

# lyon - Friday 31 July, 2020

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

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

Jul 31st 2020, 11:23 PM 4,023 Views 3 Comments

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
# Reprieve
# Reprieve

French court suspends relegation from Ligue 1

Jun 9th 2020, 8:39 PM 4,547 Views 1 Comment

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
# Money Money Money
# Money Money Money

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

Jun 8th 2020, 8:13 PM 5,845 Views 0 Comments

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
# Criticism
# Criticism

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

May 10th 2020, 1:07 PM 6,129 Views 3 Comments

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
# French Revolution
# French Revolution

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

Apr 18th 2020, 4:21 PM 8,266 Views 6 Comments

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
# Cancel Culture
# Cancel Culture

Man City's Champions League clash with Real Madrid postponed

Mar 12th 2020, 4:26 PM 2,959 Views 0 Comments

Juventus’ clash with Lyon has also been called off.

# lyon - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Kearney double helps Leinster sweep aside Lyon
# Dangerous Dave
# Dangerous Dave

Kearney double helps Leinster sweep aside Lyon

Jan 12th 2020, 3:01 PM 29,130 Views 28 Comments

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
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

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

Jan 12th 2020, 12:20 PM 59,679 Views 18 Comments

Kick-off at the RDS is at 1pm.

# lyon - Friday 10 January, 2020

Fardy to lead Leinster as Cullen names side to face Lyon
# Team News
# Team News

Fardy to lead Leinster as Cullen names side to face Lyon

Jan 10th 2020, 12:17 PM 13,363 Views 26 Comments

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
# Wolf On The Rock
# Wolf On The Rock

Cian Healy happy to meet challengers in competitive Leinster squad

Jan 9th 2020, 6:30 AM 7,484 Views 8 Comments

‘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
# Departing
# Departing

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

Jan 7th 2020, 9:34 PM 17,965 Views 41 Comments

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
# Statement
# Statement

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

Jan 2nd 2020, 6:03 PM 5,482 Views 3 Comments

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
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

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

Nov 23rd 2019, 2:37 PM 36,602 Views 16 Comments

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
# Acid Test
# Acid Test

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

Nov 21st 2019, 1:49 PM 10,783 Views 9 Comments

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
# Souvenir
# Souvenir

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

Nov 19th 2019, 6:30 AM 5,748 Views 1 Comment

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
# ACHIEVEMENT

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

Jul 5th 2019, 7:45 PM 9,856 Views 3 Comments

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
# Drama

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

Jul 2nd 2019, 9:58 PM 39,320 Views 76 Comments

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
# Great Scot
# Great Scot

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

Jun 9th 2019, 7:38 PM 11,735 Views 7 Comments

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

# lyon - Friday 24 May, 2019

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

Multiple injuries after parcel bomb explodes near bakery in Lyon

Updated May 24th 2019, 7:40 PM 32,151 Views 42 Comments

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
# Champions Of Europe
# Champions Of Europe

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

May 18th 2019, 7:30 PM 5,938 Views 5 Comments

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
# All To Play For
# All To Play For

Cuthbert stunner keeps Chelsea in touch with Lyon in Champions League

Apr 21st 2019, 6:59 PM 5,257 Views 1 Comment

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
# Barca
# Barca

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

Mar 13th 2019, 9:59 PM 10,134 Views 27 Comments

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

# lyon - Thursday 7 March, 2019

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

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

Mar 7th 2019, 10:13 AM 10,736 Views 24 Comments

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
# All Square
# All Square

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

Feb 19th 2019, 9:58 PM 4,317 Views 1 Comment

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
# Bad Start
# Bad Start

Lyon stun favourites Manchester City in Champions League opener

Sep 19th 2018, 10:11 PM 11,188 Views 11 Comments

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

# lyon - Monday 10 September, 2018

Driver held after high-speed chase on French airport runway
# Lyon
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# Lyon

Driver held after high-speed chase on French airport runway

Sep 10th 2018, 1:29 PM 18,756 Views 10 Comments

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
# Empty Seats
# Empty Seats

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

Aug 27th 2018, 1:16 PM 3,192 Views 0 Comments

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
# Staying Put
# Staying Put

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

Jun 9th 2018, 7:25 PM 16,124 Views 41 Comments

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
# Punishment
# Punishment

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

Oct 20th 2017, 3:25 PM 8,332 Views 11 Comments

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
# Ligues Above
# Ligues Above

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

Sep 8th 2017, 8:00 AM 4,624 Views 4 Comments

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
# Coup
# Coup

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

Aug 8th 2017, 4:18 PM 11,147 Views 1 Comment

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
# Too Little Too Late
# Too Little Too Late

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

Apr 23rd 2017, 5:02 PM 26,652 Views 72 Comments

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
# Liveblog
# Liveblog

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

Apr 23rd 2017, 2:00 PM 117,619 Views 72 Comments

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
# Ugly Scenes
# Ugly Scenes

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

Apr 16th 2017, 5:44 PM 8,156 Views 5 Comments

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

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