Olympique Lyonnais

Memphis Depay incensed over starting on the bench vs Angers yesterday

Speaking in the mixed zone following Lyon’s 2-1 victory over Angers, Dutch international forward Memphis Depay was furious about starting from the bench. “I am fed up with this situation. Last year, I thought I had a great season. I … Read more »

34-year-old French defender Jérémy Morel to play for Madagascar

Lyon defender Jérémy Morel has today confirmed his decision to represent Madagascar at international level. The 34-year-old has played 303 matches in Ligue 1 and is eligible to play for the African country owing to the origin of his father. … Read more »

Lyon President Jean-Michel Aulas: “I cannot guarantee that we’ll keep N’Dombélé or Aouar next summer.”

Speaking to local outlet Radio Scoop, Lyon President Aulas refused to rule out the departures of Tanguy N’Dombélé and Houssem Aouar next summer. “When players decide to play in Madrid, Barcelona or Manchester… We did not decided to sell Lacazette or … Read more »

Tanguy N’Dombélé reacts to 1st national team call-up: “I did not expect this, this soon.”

Speaking on Lyon’s official website, French international midfielder Tanguy N’Dombélé reacted to his very first call up to Didier Deschamps’ squad. “It is a source of pride, but it is not a moment of finality. I came to Lyon to … Read more »

Tanguy N’Dombélé set for first France squad call-up

Lyon midfielder Tanguy N’Dombélé is set to earn his first call-up for the French national team when Didier Deschamps announces his squad on Thursday – he will almost certainly replace the injured Corentin Tolisso. Le Parisien however report that Matteo … Read more »

Manchester City & Tottenham submitted bids this summer for Tanguy N’Dombélé

Premier League duo Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City are the two sides that submitted formal bids to Lyon for Tanguy N’Dombélé this summer, according to RMC. The Citizens’ offer was €50m, with Spurs’ proposal lower than that amount. Both were rejected … Read more »