Olympique Lyonnais

Ferland Mendy reveals he was taking a nap when he received his 1st France call-up

Speaking on the official FFF online streaming channel, Lyon left-back Ferland Mendy discussed the moment that he found out about his first ever call up to the French senior national team. “I was asleep and “Guy” (Stéphan – French Assistant Manager) … Read more »

Ligue 1 Review – Week 13

‘Effective’ or ‘consistent’ aren’t terms usually associated with Memphis Depay but...

Lyon interested in signing Andreas Samaris from Benfica

Lyon have entered into discussions with Greek defensive midfielder Andreas Samaris about a possible January transfer, according to RMC. The 29-year-old has lost his place in the Portuguese giants’ starting XI and has not played a single game for the club this … Read more »

Lyon President Aulas on Tanguy N’Dombélé: “He did not seem to apply himself today.”

Speaking to reporters following Lyon’s 1-1 draw with Bordeaux yesterday, President Jean-Michel Aulas had some criticism for Tanguy N’Dombélé, but moved to defend Memphis Depay. “We were not at the required level and we saw a very good team in … Read more »

Lyon boss Bruno Génésio embarrassed Memphis Depay with a dressing down in front of the rest of the squad

L’Équipe report that Lyon manager Bruno Génésio gave Dutch international forward Memphis Depay a dressing down in front of the rest of the squad at the club’s training centre earlier this week, following his outburst to the media where he … Read more »

The ludicrousness of Memphis Depay’s angry outburst on Saturday after being benched for Lyon

L’Équipe have reported new details this morning about why Lyon manager Bruno Génésio saw it fit to bench Dutch international forward Memphis Depay for Saturday’s match vs Angers, which OL went on to win 2-1. Depay reacted furiously in front of … Read more »