Lyon

Lyon

8th in French Ligue 1

PSG's Messi signing focus of European court case from Barcelona fans PSG's Messi signing focus of European court case from Barcelona fans

The European Court is deciding if a Barcelona fan group in France can demand the European Commission probe whether PSG unfairly signed Lionel Messi.

Lyon lose at Rennes in first game under new coach Laurent Blanc Lyon lose at Rennes in first game under new coach Laurent Blanc

Lyon extended their winless run in Ligue 1 to six matches after they lost 3-2 at Stade Rennais in their first match under Laurent Blanc on Sunday.

Lyon hire former PSG coach Laurent Blanc after Peter Bosz sacked Lyon hire former PSG coach Laurent Blanc after Peter Bosz sacked

Former France defender Laurent Blanc has been appointed Olympique Lyonnais coach until 2024, replacing of Peter Bosz, the Ligue 1 club said in a sta

Lyon held by Toulouse as their struggles continue Lyon held by Toulouse as their struggles continue

Olympique Lyonnais's struggles continued as they were held to a frustrating 1-1 home draw by Toulouse in Ligue 1 on Friday.

Sotoca strikes late as Lens extends unbeaten run with Lyon win Sotoca strikes late as Lens extends unbeaten run with Lyon win

Florian Sotoca's late penalty earned RC Lens a 1-0 home victory against Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday, extending their unbeaten run in Ligue 1.

Lionel Messi sends PSG two points clear with Lyon win Lionel Messi sends PSG two points clear with Lyon win

Paris Saint-Germain opened a two-point lead at the top of Ligue 1 after Lionel Messi's goal earned the holders a 1-0 win at Lyon on Sunday.

Lyon beat Auxerre for third Ligue 1 win this season Lyon beat Auxerre for third Ligue 1 win this season

Olympique Lyonnais claimed their third Ligue 1 win this season when they beat promoted AJ Auxerre 2-1 at home on Wednesday to join Paris St Germain,

West Ham sign Paqueta from Lyon for club record fee West Ham sign Paqueta from Lyon for club record fee

West Ham United have signed midfielder Lucas Paqueta from French side Lyon for a club record fee.

Laurens: Paqueta won't work unless West Ham change style Laurens: Paqueta won't work unless West Ham change style

Julien Laurens feels Lucas Paqueta will add much needed creativity for West Ham, but thinks David Moyes will need to adapt his style for the playmaker.

Lyon hammer Troyes 4-1 thanks to second-half onslaught Lyon hammer Troyes 4-1 thanks to second-half onslaught

Mateus Tete scored a double as Olympique Lyonnais rallied in the second half to ease past Troyes 4-1 in Ligue 1 on Friday.

Lyon edge Ajaccio in opening game of new French season Lyon edge Ajaccio in opening game of new French season

Returning striker Alexandre Lacazette scored as Olympique Lyonnais secured a 2-1 home win over promoted AC Ajaccio in the opening game of Ligue1.

LIVE Transfer Talk: Arsenal eye double deal for Lyon's Paqueta and Lille winger Zhegrova LIVE Transfer Talk: Arsenal eye double deal for Lyon's Paqueta and Lille winger Zhegrova

Arsenal are considering making a double move for Lyon midfielder Lucas Paqueta and Lille winger Edon Zhegrova. Transfer Talk has the latest.

Man United set to beat Lyon to Tyrell Malacia signing - sources Man United set to beat Lyon to Tyrell Malacia signing - sources

Manchester United are trying to pip Lyon to the signing of Netherlands left-back Tyrell Malacia, sources have told ESPN.

Lyon's new U.S. majority shareholder John Textor seeks to end Paris Saint-Germain's dominance Lyon's new U.S. majority shareholder John Textor seeks to end Paris Saint-Germain's dominance

U.S. investor John Textor became the main shareholder of Lyon on Tuesday and immediately targeted the dominance of Qatar-funded rival PSG

Marcelo dropped from Lyon first team for Marcelo dropped from Lyon first team for "farting and laughing" in dressing room - sources

Brazilian defender Marcelo was dropped from the Lyon first team due to farting and laughing in the dressing room, sources have told ESPN.

Lyon win 3-0 at second-placed Marseille Lyon win 3-0 at second-placed Marseille

Lyon beat rivals Marseille 3-0 in an entertaining Ligue 1 clash on Sunday.

Arsenal's Alexandre Lacazette 'in discussion with a lot of clubs' as contract nears end Arsenal's Alexandre Lacazette 'in discussion with a lot of clubs' as contract nears end

Alexandre Lacazette has said he is in talks with several clubs as his Arsenal contract comes to an end.

West Ham bulldoze past Lyon to reach Europa League last four West Ham bulldoze past Lyon to reach Europa League last four

West Ham United powered into their first major European semifinal since 1976 with an emphatic 3-0 win at Olympique Lyonnais on Thursday.

Europa League draw: Barcelona face Eintracht Frankfurt, West Ham vs. Lyon Europa League draw: Barcelona face Eintracht Frankfurt, West Ham vs. Lyon

Barcelona were drawn against German side Eintracht Frankfurt in the quarterfinals of the Europa League while West Ham United face Lyon.

VAR rescues Lyon three times in Europa last-16 win at Porto VAR rescues Lyon three times in Europa last-16 win at Porto

Lyon had Lucas Paqueta and VAR to thank after they beat Porto 1-0 in the first leg of their Europa League round-of-16 tie on Wednesday.

Europa League round-of-16 draw: Barcelona vs. Galatasaray, RB Leipzig vs. Spartak Moscow Europa League round-of-16 draw: Barcelona vs. Galatasaray, RB Leipzig vs. Spartak Moscow

Barcelona will face Galatasaray in the Europa League round of 16 while Sevilla will take on West Ham United following Friday's draw in Nyon.

Lyon ride Moussa Dembele, Karl Toko Ekambi goals to beat Nice Lyon ride Moussa Dembele, Karl Toko Ekambi goals to beat Nice

Moussa Dembele netted an early penalty and Karl Toko Ekambi added a second after the break as Lyon beat Nice 2-0 in Ligue 1 on Saturday.

Xherdan Shaqiri leaves Lyon for Chicago Fire on Designated Player deal through 2024 Xherdan Shaqiri leaves Lyon for Chicago Fire on Designated Player deal through 2024

The Chicago Fire have announced that they've completed the transfer of Lyon attacker Xherdan Shaqiri and signed him to a DP contract through 2024.

Monaco go fourth in Ligue 1 as St Etienne climb off the bottom Monaco go fourth in Ligue 1 as St Etienne climb off the bottom

Jean Lucas scored early and Wissam Ben Yedder added a second inside the opening 30 minutes as Monaco beat Lyon 2-0 in Ligue 1 on Saturday.

Chicago Fire confident Xherdan Shaqiri will join from Lyon - source Chicago Fire confident Xherdan Shaqiri will join from Lyon - source

The Chicago Fire are closing in on the transfer of Lyon attacker and Switzerland international Xherdan Shaqiri, a source confirmed to ESPN.

Ligue 1 Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Paris Saint-Ge.. 15 +34 41
2 Lens 15 +16 36
3 Stade Rennais 15 +17 31
4 Marseille 15 +13 30
5 Lorient 15 +5 28
6 AS Monaco 15 +8 27
7 Lille 15 +4 26
8 Lyon 15 +5 21
9 Nice 15 -2 20
10 Clermont Foot 15 -4 19
11 Stade de Reims 15 -5 17
12 Toulouse 15 -7 16
13 Troyes 15 -5 14
14 Montpellier 15 -5 14
15 Nantes 15 -7 13
16 Brest 15 -12 13
17 AJ Auxerre 15 -17 13
18 AC Ajaccio 15 -10 12
19 Strasbourg 15 -9 11
20 Angers 15 -19 8
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
91 Alexandre Laca.. 9 15 3
11 Mateus Tetê 5 13 2
7 Karl Toko Ekam.. 4 15 1

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
91 Alexandre Laca.. 3 15 9
18 Rayan Cherki 3 12 0
3 Nicolás Taglia.. 2 15 1