French League Cup: Lyon win penalty shootout after 2-2 draw against Lille to register place in final
'We could have done without Lille's equalizer, but a shootout was nice for our supporters,' said Lyon coach Rudi Garcia.
Renato Sanches arrived at Lille on Friday to undergo a medical before closing the deal with a club who will compete in the Champions League group stage after finishing second in Ligue 1 last season.
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich's Renato Sanches asks for loan move to 'England, Spain or Portugal' in quest for game time
Yet after a promising start to the season, Sanches has made only six starts in all competitions this term, and is now openly angling for a move away
Bundesliga: Disgruntled Renato Sanches looking to leave Bayern Munich in pursuit of regular starting place
During the January transfer window, French giants Paris Saint-Germain expressed an interest in Sanches, but Kovac did not want to release him
UEFA Nations League: Portugal held by Poland in last group game; Sweden beat Russia to earn promotion
Fernando Santos' Portugal side finished three points clear of Italy at the top of Group A3, after an unbeaten campaign despite the absence of star forward and captain Cristiano Ronaldo.
Bundesliga: Under-fire Bayern Munich coach Niko Kovac struggling to replace injured Thiago Alcantara
Bayern Munich manager Niko Kovac is feeling the heat after a string of substandard performances have led to the German powerhouses not being in first place in the league.
Champions League: Bayern Munich have unearthed next Lothar Matthaeus in Renato Sanches, says coach Niko Kovac
Sanches deservedly revelled in the praise at Benfica after two disappointing years, first warming the bench at Bayern and then last season on loan at Swansea.
Bundesliga: Coach Domenico Tedesco's future hangs in balance as Schalke slump to 17th place after three straight defeats
Schalke manager Domenico Tedesco has been suffering a terrible start to his second season in charge of the German club, as a string of losses in the Bundesliga sees them languishing in 17th place.
Sanches, who became the youngest player to lift the Euro title, has endured a disappointing season, the 20-year-old loaned to Swansea, who were relegated from the English Premier League, from Bayern Munich
Premier League: Swansea City's Renato Sanches has no chance of going to World Cup in Russia, says coach Carlos Carvalhal
Swansea City’s Renato Sanches is unlikely to feature again this season as he has not sufficiently recovered from a hamstring injury, manager Carlos Carvalhal said on Thursday.
Premier League: Henrikh Mkhitaryan poised for Arsenal debut even as Mesut Ozil's future at club remains uncertain
With Alexis Sanchez gone, Arsene Wenger hopes he can rebuild his Arsenal side around the axis of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Mesut Ozil.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has insisted he has not given a second thought to his team's 18-match unbeaten run ahead of their trip to Swansea City on Monday.
After their opening 2-0 loss to Switzerland, Portugal have strung together seven wins for a maximum 21 points, but remain second in Group B three points behind the undefeated Swiss
Premier League: Mauricio Pochettino not fazed by Tottenham Hotspur's Wembley woes after Swansea draw
Tottenham Hotspur have now failed to win any of their three league games at their new home following Saturday's goalless draw with Swansea.
Transfer deadline day: Swansea City sign Portuguese midfielder Renato Sanches from Bayern Munich on season-long deal
Euro 2016 winner Renato Sanches has joined Swansea City on a season-long loan move from Bayern Munich, the English Premier League club announced Thursday.
Pre-season friendlies: Despite Bayern Munich's defeat, Carlo Ancelotti calls tour of Asia a 'good test'
Bayern Munich manager Carlo Ancelotti shrugged off a 2-0 defeat by Inter Milan in a Singapore friendly on Thursday and declared the German champions' pre-season tour of Asia as a good test of the side's preparations for the upcoming campaign.
Bayern Munich manager Carlo Ancelotti does not expect to make any additional signings this pre-season and the Italian is hoping to make a successful defence of their Bundesliga title with the current squad.
Bundesliga: Bayern Munich misfit Renato Sanches could leave club but Arturo Vidal won't, says Carlo Ancelotti
Bayern Munich coach Carlo Ancelotti said Monday there was "no way" that Arturo Vidal would leave the club but admitted that Renato Sanches could be on his way.
Portugal midfielder Renato Sanches has won the coveted 2016 Golden Boy award, beating of competition from Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford and his very own Bayern Munich compatriot Kingsley Coman.
Portugal were crowned the new UEFA EURO 2016 champions. Here is how the players and the football community reacted to Portugal's victory.