Tag: Lyon

Tyrell Malacia admits he prefers to sign for Manchester United than Ligue 1 team Lyon

Tyrell Malacia has confirmed that he would rather join Premier League giants Manchester United than sign for Lyon of France. Despite Lyon having advanced in their negotiations to sign the Feyenoord player, United made a bid for him earlier this week and offered a sum of €15m plus add-ons to seal the deal. Lyon had […]

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Marcelo: Former Lyon defender denies being kick-out from the team for farting

Marcelo, a Brazilian defender, has denied rumors that he was sacked by Lyon for laughing and farting. After being demoted from the senior squad, the 34-year-old centre-back – full name Marcelo Antonio Guedes Filho – quit the Ligue 1 club in January. The cause for his demise, according to the French publication L’Equipe, was a […]

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Declan Rice says trolling from Lyon came back to hunt Lyon as West Ham knock them out of Europa League

West Ham United defensive midfielder, Declan Rice did not forget how Lyon and their social media handlers trolled the Premier League club after the first leg of the Europa League quarter-final clash in London. Recall that on April 7, 2022, Lyon visited London for the first leg of the Europa League quarter-final round, the game […]

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Dimitri Payet forced Lyon vs Marseille game to be halted making it the second Ligue 1 game Payet has halted this season

An attack on Marseille attacking midfielder, Dimitri Payet forced a league game between Marseille and Lyon to be canceled on Sunday, November 21, 2021. Dimitri Payet was attacked in the first five minutes of the game when he went to take a corner kick in Lyon’s Groupama Stadium. As he was preparing for the kick, […]

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Lionel Messi shows Mauricio Pochettino he doesn’t like to be subbed by snubbing the coach

Coach Mauricio Pochettino stunned the world of football on Sunday, September 19, 2021, when he decided to substitute Lionel Messi in the 76th minute during the Paris Saint Germain home game against Lyon. The league game was Messi’s first home game and his first league start since he joined Paris Saint Germain in August this […]

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Jerome Boateng found guilty of domestic violence against his ex-girlfriend Sherin Senler

Former Bayern Munich center-back, Jerome Boateng was found guilty of domestic violence against his long-term ex-girlfriend, Sherin Senler. The incident happened while they were on holiday in the Turks and Caicos Islands in July 2018. During the last court hearing on Thursday, September 9, 2021, Prosecutor Stefanie Eckert told the court that Sherin Senler was […]

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