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Genesio: ‘Genius’ Messi went into Champions League mode

Lyon manager Bruno Genesio put his hands up and conceded Lionel Messi proved his class as they fell to a 5-1 Champions League defeat to Barcelona.

Puyol: Messi always takes a step forward

Former Barcelona skipper Carles Puyol believes Lionel and his teammates are under pressure to deliver in the Champions League clash against Lyon. Messi's rival Cristiano Ronaldo made...

Nabil Fekir vows Lyon will give it everything at Barcelona

French forward Nabil Fekir has promised Lyon will give it everything to cause an upset against Barcelona in tonight's Champions League encounter.

Bruno Genesio hopes Lyon can emulate Man Utd & Ajax for...

Lyon manager Bruno Genesio hopes his players take inspiration from Manchester United and Ajax's comebacks last week as they look to pull off their own Champions League upset at the expense of Barcelona.

Lyon’s Marcelo reveals Mbappe was harder to face than Messi

Taking on Kylian Mbappe proved to be a more complex challenge than five-time Ballon d'Or winner Lionel Messi, says Lyon's Marcelo.

Luis Suarez’s goal drought not a concern for Barcelona

Manager Ernesto Valverde insists that Luis Suarez's goal drought remains of no concern for him following Barcelona's 0-0 Champions League draw at Lyon.

Valverde warns Barca: “0-0 is a dangerous result for the second...

Manager Ernesto Valverde fears for the consequences of their 0-0 draw at Lyon in the first leg of their last-16 Champions League tie.

Genesio satisfied with Lyon’s 0-0 draw against Barcelona

Lyon manager Bruno Genesio believes his side's 0-0 Champions League draw with Barcelona on Tuesday night demonstrates the progress they've made.

Cheikh Diop believes Lyon will do well against Barca today

For the Spanish defender, his team is in a good position to challenge Barcelona for a ticket to the next round of the Champions League.

Capello says Messi “is a genius, Ronaldo is important”

The former England manager talked to the press on Monday and praised the work of the Argentinean footballer and the Portuguese superstar.

Barcelona will not underestimate Lyon

According to Blaugrana midfielder Sergio Busquets, the team will play the UEFA Champions League match in all seriousness.

Maxwel Cornet is prepared for war

Lyon will take on Barcelona on Tuesday and the 22-year-old believes his French side can compete with La Liga giants.

Rafael reveals what Depay needs to match Messi, Ronaldo & Neymar

Rafael believes his Lyon team-mate Memphis Depay has the potential to reach the level of Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar if he adds consistency to his game.

Lyon boss tips Ndombele to become ‘a new Pogba’

Lyon midfielder Tanguy Ndombele has the potential to become the new Paul Pogba, says manager Bruno Genesio.

Memphis Depay hits back at transfer claims: “Get your facts straight”

Dutch winger Memphis Depay has hit out against media outlets for misquoting him in saying that he's keen on a transfer to a big European...

Aulas: Depay can leave Lyon – it suits me well!

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas announced he would happily grant Memphis Depay's wish to leave for a move to a top European club. The Dutch winger has...

Lyon president would love to sign Olivier Giroud

Jean-Michel Aulas revealed he's been dreaming of signing Olivier Giroud for a long time now and hopes to make it a reality at the end of the...

Giroud: Higuain’s arrival darkens my Chelsea future

Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud revealed that Gonzalo Higuain's arrival certainly darkens his future and opened the door towards a potential return to France. The French World...

Genesio rues Lyon’s first-half performance

Lyon manager Bruno Genesio felt that his side's disappointing first-half display cost them a chance of possibly beating Montpellier away on Saturday Les Gones only...

Genesio hopes for a strong end to 2018 for Lyon

Lyon manager Bruno Genesio hopes to start the second half of the season on the right foot by beating Montpellier in their 2018 finale Victory...

Biglia believes the Milan derby is watched all over the world

According to Lucas Biglia, he receives many messages about the Italian derby and he insists the Rossoneri "belong in the Champions League."