Olympique Lyonnais

Jean-Michel Aulas: “Picking Laurent Blanc would probably have been even safer.”

Speaking to RMC Sport last night, Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas explained the club’s decision not to take on Laurent Blanc for the managerial vacancy. “Juninho took the final decision. Each one of us had our own opinions. Picking Blanc would … Read more »

Official | Lyon appoint Rudi Garcia as manager

Lyon have today announced the appointment of Rudi Garcia as their new Head Coach with immediate effect, signing a contract until June 2021 in the process. In a surprising turn of events, with ex-PSG and France boss Laurent Blanc long … Read more »

Rudi Garcia to sign 2-year contract & become Lyon’s new manager

Olympique et Lyonnais and L’Équipe report that Lyon have decided to appoint ex-Marseille manager Rudi Garcia as their new boss on a 2-year contract running until 2021. RMC reported last night that the former AS Roma and Lille coach had become first … Read more »

Lyon President Aulas provides managerial search update in telephone press conference

Speaking as part of a telephone press conference this morning, Lyon President Aulas provided an update on the Ligue 1 club’s search for a new manager. On the current situation: We have 10 games left to rectify things before the … Read more »

Official | Lyon sack Sylvinho; President Aulas & Juninho present united front

Last night, Lyon announced the removal of Sylvinho as manager of the club. He becomes the shortest-serving manager in the club’s history, presiding over the club for just 11 competitive matches. Gérard Baticle will take over from the Brazilian in … Read more »