Olympique Lyonnais

Marcelo (Lyon): “Maybe this is the return of the golden years for Lyon in the Champions’ League.”

Speaking to Téléfoot, Lyon central defender Marcelo looked ahead to next week’s tie with FC Barcelona. “We had a difficult group but we did not lose a single game. Manchester City are one of the best teams currently and we beat … Read more »

Lyon manager Bruno Génésio on Manchester City, Pini Zahavi & Lionel Messi

Speaking in an interview with Téléfoot, Lyon manager Bruno Génésio discussed Manchester City, Pini Zahavi, Lionel Messi and much more. On Manchester City: It was a match where we rivalled both tactically and technically one of the best teams in Europe… … Read more »

Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas hints retirement in 5 years time: “75 is a good age to leave…”

Speaking in an interview with Le Figaro, Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas discussed his own future. “I have more than 2,000 matches under my belt, I would like to not be speaking about the next 10 years, but in the next 5 … Read more »

Lyon President Aulas: “This summer, of course we will be interested in Olivier Giroud.”

Speaking in an interview with Le Figaro, Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas discussed an interest in bringing French international striker Olivier Giroud to the club. “I dreamed of bringing him in last summer and I even called Arsène Wenger to get his … Read more »

Olivier Giroud on Barcelona interest: “My agent deals with all that.”

Speaking in an interview with Canal Football Club on Sunday, Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud was asked about his future at the London club. On supposed interest from Barcelona: My agent deals with that. I they need a striker, we will see, … Read more »

Maxwel Cornet rejects Watford

Lyon winger Maxwel Cornet has rejected persistence approaches from Premier League side Watford, who had been poised to make an opening offer for the Ivorian, according to L’Équipe. The 22-year-old has decided that he doesn’t want to play for the Hornets, … Read more »