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Le Sommer and Renard give holders Lyon first-leg edge over Wolfsburg

Paris (AFP) – Reigning champions Lyon beat three-time former winners Wolfsburg 2-1 in the Champions League quarter-finals first leg on Wednesday. France forward Eugenie Le Sommer and club captain Wendie Renard scored in the first... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Paris, Wolfsburg, Lyon, Afp, Renard, Eugenie Le Sommer, Wendie Renard, Le Sommer

Olivier Giroud signals next move after potential Chelsea exit

Giroud on the move this summer? Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud has been speaking about his future on Wednesday and hinted at where he could potentially end up. Giroud has been pretty unfortunate during his time at Chelsea. Despite being brought in as a back-up option, Giroud has often outperformed Chelsea’s first choice options. That’s predominantly been the case again this campaign when played in the Europa League. Giroud is currently the top goalscorer in that competition after scoring a perf...
Tags: France, Sport, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Southampton, Olivier Giroud, Chelsea FC, Europa League, Lyon, Andreas Christensen, Giroud, Ligue, RTL, St Mary, Southampton England

Lyon ready for 'biggest test of season' against Wolfsburg - Jess Fishlock

Wales' most capped player Jessica Fishlock says she is ready for her "biggest test of the season," when Lyon face Wolfsburg in the Champions League.
Tags: News, Wales, Wolfsburg, Lyon, Jessica Fishlock, Wolfsburg Jess Fishlock

This robot will park your car for you as you rush to the airport

We may not be near having artificial intelligence drive our cars, but we’re living in an age where robots and AI will park our cars for us. An airport in Lyon, France is debuting a robot designed by Stanley Robotics, which will latch onto your car and park it for you as you rush to board your flight. Given that parking your car on a tight schedule can often result in a loss of precious minutes, the Lyon Airport is relying on an army of car-parking bots that gently carry your car to the nearest v...
Tags: Travel, Transportation, Design, France, Car, Automotive, Airport, Robot, Lyon, Product Design, Lyon France, Lyon Airport, Self-parking, Robots/Drones, Stanley Robotics, Lyon Saint Exupéry

Outrage over Pope's decision to reject resignation of archbishop convicted of protecting predator priest

Catholic campaigners condemned as “shocking” a decision by Pope Francis not to accept the resignation of a French archbishop who was given a suspended prison sentence this month for failing to report the sexual abuse of boy scouts by a known predatory priest.   Tuesday's surprise decision came just a month after the Vatican convened an unprecedented conference of cardinals in which it pledged to get tough on priests who abuse children and the bishops who cover up for them. French cardinal Ph...
Tags: News, France, US, Rome, Pope Francis, Vatican, Catholic Church, Catholic, Pope, Melbourne, Lyon, George Pell, Reuters, St Patrick, Philippe Barbarin, Barbarin

Convicted French cardinal says pope has refused his resignation

Philippe Barbarin was found guilty of not reporting child sexual abuse allegationsPhilippe Barbarin, the French Roman Catholic cardinal convicted this month of failing to report sexual abuse allegations, said on Tuesday that Pope Francis had turned down his offer to resign.“On Monday morning, I put forward my resignation to the hands of the Holy Father. Invoking the presumption of innocence, he declined to accept this resignation,” said Barbarin, the archbishop of Lyon, in a statement. Continue ...
Tags: Europe, France, Religion, World news, Catholicism, Pope Francis, Christianity, Vatican, The papacy, Lyon, Philippe Barbarin, Barbarin

Cardinal Barbarin says Pope has refused his resignation

Archbishop of Lyon, Philippe Barbarin, was convicted of failing to report sexual abuse allegationsPhilippe Barbarin, the French Roman Catholic cardinal convicted this month of failing to report sexual abuse allegations, said on Tuesday that Pope Francis had turned down his offer to resign.“On Monday morning, I put forward my resignation to the hands of the Holy Father. Invoking the presumption of innocence, he declined to accept this resignation,” said Barbarin, the archbishop of Lyon, in a stat...
Tags: Europe, France, Religion, World news, Catholicism, Pope Francis, Christianity, Vatican, The papacy, Pope, Lyon, Barbarin, Lyon Philippe Barbarin

Pope nixes French cardinal resignation after cover-up

VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has declined to accept the resignation of French Cardinal Philippe Barbarin, who was convicted of failing to report a known predator priest to police. The Vatican spokesman, Alessandro Gisotti, says Francis instead asked Barbarin during their audience on Monday to do what he thinks is best for the Lyon […]
Tags: News, Ap, Nation, Pope Francis, Vatican, Pope, Vatican City, Francis, Lyon, Philippe Barbarin, Barbarin, Alessandro Gisotti

testing what are the odds

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Good for Man United: Barcelona’s Luis Suarez is injured

Barcelona vs Man United Man United were drawn against Barcelona in the Champions League quarterfinal draw on Friday. Man United welcome Barcelona to Old Trafford on April 10. The return leg in the Camp Nou is on April 16. Barcelona, who beat Lyon in the last round, are on course to win the La Liga title once again. As for the Red Devils, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are battling to finish the Premier League campaign in the top four. Luis Suarez is injured vs Real Betis Will Luis Suarez be avai...
Tags: Scotland, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, La Liga, Liverpool, Manchester, Old Trafford, Luis Suarez, Messi, Barca, Lyon, Gary Neville, Camp Nou, United

‘The best there ever was’: Fans react to Lionel Messi’s staggering hat-trick vs Real Betis

Viewers of the meeting between Real Betis and Barcelona have flooded to social media this evening, to wax lyrical about Lionel Messi. Betis vs Barca Barcelona travelled to the Benito Villamarín Stadium a short time ago, for a La Liga matchup. The Blaugrana headed into proceedings aware that a victory would see them open up a hefty 10-point lead atop the Spanish top-flight table, after Atletico Madrid followed their Champions League elimination during the week with a 2-0 defeat at the hands of ...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Frankfurt, Soccer, La Liga, Raheem Sterling, Champions League, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Xavi, Atletico Madrid, Luis Suarez, Messi, Barca, Lyon, Athletic Bilbao

Dembele scores again as Lyon beats Montpellier 3-2

PARIS (AP) — Spurred on by in-form Moussa Dembele, Lyon bounced back from its Champions League elimination, and revived its hopes of direct qualification for Europe’s top competition next season, after beating Montpellier 3-2 in the French league on Sunday. Lyon, which slumped to a 5-1 loss at Barcelona midweek in the last 16 of […]
Tags: Europe, News, Sports, Barcelona, Ap, Paris, Montpellier, Lyon, Dembele, Moussa Dembele Lyon

Everton have ‘set its sights’ on move for Nabil Fekir – Calciomercato

Ambitious move for the Toffees? In one of the strangest reports this week, Everton are reportedly eyeing a move for Lyon star Nabil Fekir with his contract set to expire in 2020. Nabil Fekir has been an ever-present in the transfer headlines since last summer. The player infamously nearly joined Liverpool but a deal fell through at the 11th hour. However, he had to remain at Lyon but that didn’t stop him from being linked with other moves. Chelsea were linked with a move for the Frenchman.  Aga...
Tags: France, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Chelsea, Premier League, Liverpool, Manchester City, Everton, John Stones, Merseyside, Lyon, Toffees, Nabil Fekir, Ligue, Andre Gomes

This robot can park your car for you

French startup Stanley Robotics showed off its self-driving parking robot at Lyon-Saint-Exupéry airport today. While I couldn’t be there in person, the service is going live by the end of March 2019. And here’s what it looks like. The startup has been working on a robot called Stan. These giant robots can literally pick up your car at the entrance of a gigantic parking lot and then park it for you. You might think that parking isn’t that hard, but it makes a lot of sense when you think about ...
Tags: Startups, TC, Europe, Tech, Artificial Intelligence, France Newsletter, Lyon, Stan, Vinci Airports, Vinci, Stanley Robotics, Lyon Saint Exupéry, Stanley Robotics Four, Stanley Robotics Self

“Ronaldo’s an extraordinary footballer, but Messi is a genius” – Capello

Fabio Capello is team Messi Former England boss Fabio Capello has claimed while Cristiano Ronaldo ‘has made himself a champion’, Lionel Messi ‘is a genius’. It’s been a big week for both Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. Both players faced crunch Champions League clashes against Atletico Madrid and Lyon and needed to step up. Safe to say, both players did just that. Meanwhile, Messi took centre stage as Barcelona thrashed Lyon 5-1, securing their place in the next round. Now, that age-old d...
Tags: England, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Sky, Juventus, Fabio Capello, Atletico Madrid, Messi, Ac Milan, Lyon, Atletico, Allianz Stadium

Edmilson remembers his Lyon teammates

Former Brazil defender Edmilson became a Lyon legend when he played for them during their golden years in the early 2000s. He shares his memories about his teammates of that era, including Michael Essien, Sydney Govou and Juninho.
Tags: News, Brazil, Lyon, Edmilson, Michael Essien Sydney Govou

Messi mission on course after masterclass against Lyon

Barcelona (AFP) – Lionel Messi pledged at the start of the season to bring “that beautiful cup” back to the Camp Nou and on the evidence of Wednesday night, few would bet against him. Barcelona’s... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Lionel Messi, Messi, Lyon, Camp Nou, Afp, Barcelona AFP

Bad for Barcelona: Ousmane Dembele may miss Champions League quarterfinals

Barcelona lose Ousmane Dembele Barcelona have confirmed the bad news for Ousmane Dembele on Thursday. The Catalans have announced that the French international is now set to miss the next month of action. Dembele has suffered a hamstring injury in the win over Lyon on Wednesday in the Champions League. The club have revealed: Ousmane Dembele has undergone tests with the FC Barcelona Medical Services on Thursday morning and it has been confirmed that he has torn the femoral biceps muscle in his ...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, La Liga, Tottenham, Real Madrid, Cristiano Ronaldo, Gerard Pique, Barca, Lyon, Porto, Camp Nou, Coutinho, Fc Barcelona, Leo Messi, Dembele

Memphis Depay Wears Custom “Block Out The Noise” Boots

It turned out to be a tough night for Lyon and Memphis Depay vs Barcelona last night, but at least the Dutch star got to show off some pretty exquisite custom boots on the biggest stage! Over the past few days, Memphis has dropped several images and details to build some excitement for what would have been an incredible stage to showcase them on. Visually, the design is intended to replicate the static picture you’d see on an old school TV not tuned into the correct channel. This colorful stat...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Memphis, Lyon, Memphis Depay, Under Armour, UA, Custom boots, Under Armour Spotlight, Memphis Depay Wears Custom

Messi and Ronaldo continue to do special things - Genesio

Lyon head coach Bruno Genesio hailed the respective performances of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in their last-16 matches in the Champions League.
Tags: News, Soccer, Ronaldo, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Messi, Lyon, Bruno Genesio

VAR heavily criticised again during Barcelona vs Lyon

Another week, another VAR debate The Video Assistant Referee system has been heavily criticised in the Champions League again following several issues in the Barcelona vs Lyon clash. There’s been much talk about VAR in recent weeks. The system was first implemented at the World Cup in the summer and actually received a lot of plaudits. That lead to discussion as to where else it could be implemented and the decision was taken to include it in the Champions League this season from the knockout s...
Tags: NFL, Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Manchester United, La Liga, Manchester City, Paris, Fifa, Champions League, Uefa, Luis Suarez, Lyon, Psg, United, Suarez

Messi helps Barcelona beat Lyon 5-1 to reach CL quarters

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Lionel Messi scored twice and set up two more goals as Barcelona beat Lyon 5-1 to reach the Champions League quarterfinals for a 12th consecutive season on Wednesday. After a 0-0 draw in the first leg, Luis Suarez ensured Barcelona was up 2-0 by halftime by earning a penalty converted by […]
Tags: News, Sports, Barcelona, Lionel Messi, Luis Suarez, Messi, Lyon, Barcelona Spain

Messi inspires five-goal Barca to win over Lyon

Lionel Messi scores twice as Barcelona reach the Champions League quarter-finals for a record 12th consecutive year with a win over Lyon.
Tags: News, Barcelona, Lionel Messi, Messi, Barca, Lyon

Messi proves too much for Lyon as Barcelona reach Champions League quarters

Barcelona (AFP) – Lionel Messi came up just short of matching Cristiano Ronaldo’s hat-trick a day earlier but still scored twice and set up two more as Barcelona beat Lyon 5-1 on Wednesday to reach... Visit for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo, Messi, Lyon, Afp, Barcelona AFP, Lyon as Barcelona

Barcelona 5-1 Lyon: Lionel Messi scores twice as Catalans progress in Champions League

Lionel Messi scores twice as Barcelona reach the Champions League quarter-finals for a record 12th consecutive year with a win over Lyon.
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Lionel Messi, Lyon

6 fans arrested after fights ahead of Barcelona CL game

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — Spanish police say they have made six arrests and attended to five injuries from clashes between fan groups before Barcelona’s Champions League match against Lyon. Barcelona city police say arrested five men — three Polish nationals supporting Lyon and two Spaniards supporting Barcelona — after a clash near Camp Nou ahead […]
Tags: News, Sports, Barcelona, Lyon, Camp Nou, Barcelona Spain, Barcelona CL, Lyon Barcelona

Parkland Hero Anthony Borges Visits Camp Nou for Barcelona vs. Lyon in UCL

Last March, Barcelona invited Parkland hero Anthony Borges to fulfill one of his lifelong dreams and visit Camp Nou to meet the team.
Tags: News, Barcelona, Lyon, Camp Nou, Anthony Borges

Neymar in trouble with UEFA after Man United

Man United KO’ed PSG Man United caused a major upset in the Champions League when they knocked out PSG last week. PSG went into the second leg at home with a 2-goal lead. However Man United won the second leg 3-1 to advance to the quarterfinals on away goals. Neymar after Man United Neymar had to watch his PSG side lose to Man United on the sidelines. The Brazilian superstar has been out of action for several weeks with a broken bone in his foot. Neymar couldn't believe it (via @brfootb...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Manchester United, Paris, Uefa, Man United, Lyon, Psg, Neymar, United, UEFA Champions League, Paris Saint Germain, Matty Smith, United Neymar, David McDonnell

Philip Billing shares vile racism from Huddersfield fan before West Ham

West Ham vs Huddersfield West Ham United will be expected to collect maximum points against Huddersfield this Saturday in the Premier League. It’s not yet been mathematically rubber-stamped, but Huddersfield are going down into the Championship. The Terriers have been at the foot of the league for months, with they only have 14 points from 30 matches. As for West Ham, they lost 2-0 at Cardiff last time out. View this post on Instagram ...
Tags: Sport, Barcelona, Soccer, Premier League, Liverpool, Bayern Munich, West Ham, Cardiff, Huddersfield, Times, Watford, Andy Carroll, Lyon, Irons, UEFA Champions League, Carroll

Wolves vs Manchester United: Mason Greenwood update

Wolves vs Manchester United This weekend brings the FA Cup quarterfinal lineup, with the standout tie being Wolves vs Man United. Molineux will be sold out on Saturday night for the match. This will be the second time these sides have met this season. Back in September, Wolves drew 1-1 at old Trafford in the Premier League. Man United drop Mason Greenwood hint Will 17-year-old Mason Greenwood make his Manchester United debut in the FA Cup at Wolves? Man United 19s were in action on Wednesday ...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Premier League, Manchester United, Liverpool, Arsenal, Champions League, Bt Sport, Jurgen Klopp, Mufc, Lyon, Psg, United, UEFA Champions League, Fc Midtjylland, James Garner