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2 Lyon fans injured in Liverpool last night

Two Lyon fans suffered considerable injuries at the hands of locals before and after their game vs Everton last night, according to Le Progrès. Neither are in a life-threatening condition and are expected to return to France today, with one of them knifed, sustaining … Read more »

Bertrand Traoré on Everton-Anthony Lopes incident: “A fan hit him, that’s not normal.”

Speaking to BeIN Sports, Lyon winger Bertrand Traoré discussed the fact that an Everton fan hit OL keeper Anthony Lopes last night. “I was trying to protect my team-mate Antho (Anthony Lopes), it is not normal that there is a foul … Read more »

Lucas Tousart: “It turned into a boxing match.”

Speaking to OL TV after Lyon’s 2-1 victory at Everton last night, French youth international and central midfielder Lucas Tousart gave his thoughts on the game. “We expected a real English match, a real fight. It turned into a boxing match.” … Read more »

Claudio Ranieri does not rule out a move to Lyon

Speaking to BeIN Sports, Italian tinkerman Claudio Ranieri did not rule out a move to Ligue 1 side Lyon when pressed, despite only taking the job at Nantes this summer. “I know that the Lyon president likes me. When I was … Read more »

Lyon President Aulas: Bruno Génésio was approved to us by Carlo Ancelotti

Speaking in an interview with Eurosport, Lyon President Jean Michel Aulas sought to defend his decision to appoint Bruno Génésio as manager following the dismissal of Hubert Fournier in 2015. “He was never the principal coach, but he had been … Read more »

Alexandre Lacazette on Thierry Henry: “He gives me lots of advice.”

Speaking in an interview with SFR Sport, Arsenal’s new striker Alexandre Lacazette discussed the influence of Thierry Henry on his career. “He is one of the best ever French goal-scorers, who was for a long period of time unjustly criticised, perhaps … Read more »
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