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Chelsea complete signing of France Under-21 defender Malo Gusto on long-term deal
Football

Chelsea complete signing of France Under-21 defender Malo Gusto on long-term deal

Malo Gusto has signed a contract at Stamford Bridge to the summer of 2030 but will finish the current season back in Ligue 1 with Lyon on loan.

Sara Bjork Gunnarsdottir wins FIFA claim against Lyon over pregnancy pay
Football

Sara Bjork Gunnarsdottir wins FIFA claim against Lyon over pregnancy pay

Lyon did not pay full wages to Sara Bjork Gunnarsdottir when she was on maternity leave in 2021.

US investor John Textor adds Ligue 1 club Lyon to portfolio alongside Crystal Palace, Botafogo
Football

US investor John Textor adds Ligue 1 club Lyon to portfolio alongside Crystal Palace, Botafogo

The deal, estimated to be worth more than 800 million euros ($850 million), was completed after more than six months of negotiations.

France: 10 dead, including five children, in Lyon apartment fire
World

France: 10 dead, including five children, in Lyon apartment fire

Fourteen people were injured, including four who required emergency treatment, after the fire erupted in Vaulx-en-Velin in the northern outskirts of Lyon, in eastern France, the local authorities said

Lyon beat Barcelona to claim record-extending eighth Women's Champions League
Sports

Lyon beat Barcelona to claim record-extending eighth Women's Champions League

Lyon won their eighth Women's Champions League title in 11 years by beating Barcelona in a first half blitz in Turin.

Lyon and holders Barcelona set up Women's Champions League final clash
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Lyon and holders Barcelona set up Women's Champions League final clash

The final will give Barcelona the chance to avenge their 4-1 defeat at the hands of Lyon in the 2019 showpiece in Budapest.

Europa League: Barcelona stunned by Eintracht Frankfurt, West Ham and Rangers reach semis
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Europa League: Barcelona stunned by Eintracht Frankfurt, West Ham and Rangers reach semis

Eintracht Frankfurt go through to their second Europa League semi-final in four seasons, having lost on penalties to Chelsea at the same stage in 2019.

Women's Champions League: Hegerberg among goals as Lyon hand Juventus 3-1 loss; Wolfsburg defeat Arsenal
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Women's Champions League: Hegerberg among goals as Lyon hand Juventus 3-1 loss; Wolfsburg defeat Arsenal

Lyon have now won 17 of their last 18 Women's Champions League home games — their sole defeat, however, was against PSG.

Women's Champions League: Juventus hand Lyon 2-1 loss; last-gasp goal helps Arsenal hold Wolfsburg to 1-1 draw
Sports

Women's Champions League: Juventus hand Lyon 2-1 loss; last-gasp goal helps Arsenal hold Wolfsburg to 1-1 draw

A storming finish ensued with a leveller when Cristiana Girelli pounced on a loose ball on 71 minutes before a brilliant shot from substitute Bonfantini on 81 minutes won the night for Juventus

Europa League: Barcelona face Frankfurt in quarters, West Ham draw Lyon
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Europa League: Barcelona face Frankfurt in quarters, West Ham draw Lyon

Barcelona were drawn to play Eintracht Frankfurt in the quarter-finals of this season's Europa League on Friday, while West Ham United will take on Lyon.

Europa League: Eintracht Frankfurt down Real Betis in round of 16 first leg, Lyon beat Porto
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Europa League: Eintracht Frankfurt down Real Betis in round of 16 first leg, Lyon beat Porto

In Spain, all the goals came in the opening 32 minutes as Frankfurt won 2-1 at Real Betis.

Lyon 'interested' in bringing Alexandre Lacazette back from Arsenal
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Lyon 'interested' in bringing Alexandre Lacazette back from Arsenal

Lacazette joined the Londoners for a club record 60 million euros ($67 million) in June 2017 and the 30-year-old would be available on a free transfer this summer.

Ligue 1: Depleted Lyon come from behind to stun Marseille in see-saw replay
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Ligue 1: Depleted Lyon come from behind to stun Marseille in see-saw replay

The defeat meant Marseille missed out on climbing to second place in Ligue 1, led by PSG on 53pts, while Nice have 42 in second and Marseille 40 in third.

Ligue 1: Sergio Ramos sent off as PSG snatch draw with struggling Lorient
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Ligue 1: Sergio Ramos sent off as PSG snatch draw with struggling Lorient

The Parisians were lucky to avoid defeat against a Lorient side who had lost their last eight matches and had not won a game in three months.

Lyon bars fans from attending away games after latest incident of hooliganism in French football
Sports

Lyon bars fans from attending away games after latest incident of hooliganism in French football

It is the second match this season involving Lyon fans which has had to be abandoned

Coupe de France: Crowd trouble continues to pose problems in France as match featuring Lyon gets abandoned
Sports

Coupe de France: Crowd trouble continues to pose problems in France as match featuring Lyon gets abandoned

The tie was interrupted by incidents in the stands at the Charlety Stadium in Paris as the second half was about to start.

European football matchday: Lewandowski a goal away from Muller's record
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European football matchday: Lewandowski a goal away from Muller's record

Lewandowski has already scored 23 goals in 20 Bundesliga games against Wolfsburg — more than against any other opponent in the league.

Ligue 1: French authorities to tighten security at stadiums amid rising incidents of fan violence
Sports

Ligue 1: French authorities to tighten security at stadiums amid rising incidents of fan violence

The move announced by the Sports, Interior and Justice ministries followed a series of violent incidents in stadiums this season in the French league.

Ligue 1: Lyon-Marseille clash abandoned after Dimitri Payet hit with bottle, Nice rally past Clermont
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Ligue 1: Lyon-Marseille clash abandoned after Dimitri Payet hit with bottle, Nice rally past Clermont

Dimitri Payet required treatment after being struck on the side of the head as he prepared to take a corner in the fifth minute

Ligue 1: Wahbi Khazri's 68-metre goal earns point for Saint-Etienne at Metz
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Ligue 1: Wahbi Khazri's 68-metre goal earns point for Saint-Etienne at Metz

Saint-Etienne have drawn three of their past four matches but remain bottom of the table and without a win through 12 games of the season.