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  Olympique Lyonnais - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Olympique Lyonnais (popularly known as OL or Lyon) are a French football club based in Lyon.
Olympique Lyonnais first top-flight season under Raymond Domenech saw them finish eight in the league, and were safe from relegation.
Olympique Lyonnais have dominated the top French level, Ligue 1, in the early years of the 21st century.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Olympique_Lyonnais   (1803 words)

 Bernard Lacombe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Bernard Lacombe started his professional career with Olympique Lyonnais (Lyon) in 1969, one of his teammates Aimé Jacquet will be later his team manager (and the manager of the French national team who won the World Cup 1998).
His career of player over, he came back to Lyon to join the technical staff of Olympique Lyonnais, first as technical manager (from 1988 to 1996), then as trainer (1996 to 2000) and manager.
He was instrumental in the successes of Olympique Lyonnais in Ligue 1 and also on the European scene (seven participations in a row at the UEFA Champions League).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bernard_Lacombe   (314 words)

 0829.html   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Due to the first Champions League game, at home to Olympique Lyonnais on Tuesday 17 September, the Eredivisie home game against FC Zwolle will be re-scheduled from Sunday 15 September to the night before: Saturday 14 September.
Nantes, Lens and Olympique Lyonnais, als referred to as Olympique Lyon, are the new giants on the block.
Ajax and Olympique Lyonnais played each other only once, in a friendly game in the town of Dijon on 05 April 1977, which ended in a 2-2 draw.
www.ajax-usa.com /news/02-03/0829.html   (1679 words)

 Lyon Fc   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
"Olympique Lyonnais confirm their agreement with international striker Sylvain Wiltord on a two-year extension deal, with view to a third season," read a statement on www.olweb.com.
Olympique Lyon beat St Etienne by four goals to nil at the Stade de Gerland in France's Ligue-1 on Sunday.
Lyonnais have claimed a record-breaking fifth consecutive Ligue 1 title without even playing after FC Girondins de Bordeaux's challenge ended with a 3-2 defeat at LOSC Lille Métropole.
www.weblogmaniacs.com /fcLyonfc   (4675 words)

 Olympique Lyonnais, Soccer Team Valuations - Forbes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Olympique Lyonnais found cup success in the 1960s and '70s, but by the '80s had dropped into the second division of the French league.
Olympique Lyonnais players run during a training session 28 mars 2006 at Gerland stadium in Lyon, on the eve of their Champion League match against AC Milan.
Legend of the Past: Fleury Di Nalio, "The Little Prince of Gerland," scored 220 goals for Olympique Lyonnais as the young club found its first run of success in the 1960s.
www.forbes.com /lists/2006/34/340020.html   (258 words)

 ArseWeb presents: Arsenal vs Olympique Lyonnais
The club was originally known as FC Lyon then Lyon Olympique Villeurbanne and Lyon Olympique Universitaire.
Olympique Lyonnais' s main strenghts reside in their forward line and the back four : They are currently the second best defence in the league, having conceded 14 goals in 15.
The emblematic defender is born and bred Lyonnais.
www.arseweb.com /teams/Lyon.html   (1323 words)

 Encyclopédie :: encyclopedia : Lyon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
La fresque des lyonnais représente certains des lyonnais célèbres.
Cependant le parler lyonnais conserve certains particularismes de vocabulaire et d'accent réputé traînant et chantant.
La région historique du Lyonnais se situe à l'ouest, avec les Monts du Lyonnais, le Forez et le parc naturel du Pilat.
www.encyclopedie.cc /Lyon   (1995 words)

 G-14 : find news about Olympique Lyonnais, one of the 14 members of this european football association   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
G-14 : find news about Olympique Lyonnais, one of the 14 members of this european football association
Olympique Lyonnais - Date of Foundation : 1950
CEGID was floated on the unlisted securities market (Second Marché) in 1986 and then on the listed securities market (Premier Marché) in 1989...
www.g14.com /G14members/ol.asp   (101 words)

 Ukrainian Soccer News ::: Clerc surprise in French selection   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Olympique Lyonnais right-back François Clerc is the surprise inclusion in the France squad to face Slovakia in a friendly next Wednesday.
The 22-year-old was the third choice at Lyon before injuries hit Anthony Réveillère and Sylvain Monsoreau and allowed the Under-21 international to stake a claim.
Eric Abidal (Olympique Lyonnais), Jean-Alain Boumsong (Newcastle United FC), François Clerc (Olympique Lyonnais), William Gallas (Chelsea FC), Philippe Mexes (AS Roma), Willy Sagnol (FC Bayern München), Lilian Thuram (Juventus).
www.ukrainiansoccer.net /news/news_article.asp?ID=22387   (243 words)

 OLYMPIQUE LYONNAIS French Football Logo Poster - Starline 1999   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This rare French Football poster features the classic official logo of Olympique Lyonnais.
All posters are shipped in a strong mail-safe tube, and are protected by a no-hassle satisfaction guarantee.
All images contained on this site are property of their respective rights holders, and may not be copied or reproduced without expressed written consent.
www.sportsposterwarehouse.com /warehouse/olympique99sl.htm   (90 words)

 France - List of Cup Finals
In 1944, 16 regional teams were authoritatively created by the the État Français (Vichy) government to be entered the Federal Championship and the Cup.
Red Star Amical Club becoming Red Star Olympique Audonien were founded as Red Star in February 1897 in Paris but play in Saint-Ouen since October 24th 1909.
Yet, there seems to be some rules about the size of the playing ground, but they are much less restrictive than in England.
www.rsssf.com /tablesf/francuphist.html   (659 words)

 Albion Road: A Soccer Club Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Formed as a football-only breakaway from multi-sport Lyon Olympique Universitaire, which was formed in 1899.
This date is often given as the club's foundation.
Quenelle is a specialty of Lyon cuisine and it's color is all-white (like the jerseys of Lyon).
www.albionroad.com /clubs_details.aspx?id=89   (67 words)

 CNNSI.com - Soccer - Olympique Lyonnais beats Bordeaux to snag second place - Sunday December 09, 2001 08:13 PM
Posted: Sunday December 09, 2001 8:11 PM Updated: Sunday December 09, 2001 8:13 PM PARIS (AP) -- Bordeaux's Jerome Bonnissel scored an accidental goal against his own side Sunday to give Olympique Lyonnais a last-minute 1-0 victory that helped it leap into second place in the French first division standings.
At the end of the 17th round, Lens held onto the top slot in the standings with 35 points, but Lyon's Sunday win put it only two points behind.
Auxerre held third place in the standings at the end of the round, with a 2-0 victory on Saturday against a struggling Monaco.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /soccer/news/2001/12/09/french_roundup_ap   (376 words)

 Henrik Larsson - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Larsson scored 242 goals for Celtic, in 315 matches, making him Celtic's third all-time record goal scorer (in all competitions).
This is more remarkable in the fact that he missed almost a year having suffered a horrific injury, breaking his leg in two places, whilst playing against Olympique Lyonnais in a UEFA cup match in France.
In 2001 he won the "Golden Boot" award for being Europe's most prolific goal scorer, with 35 league goals.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Henrik_Larsson   (1700 words)

 Dailymotion - Share Your Videos   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
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 United Duo in French Call-Up || manutdweb.com - Unofficial Manchester United News and Views
Goalkeepers: Fabien Barthez (Olympique de Marseille), Grégory Coupet (Olympique Lyonnais), Mickaël Landreau (FC Nantes Atlantique).
Defenders: Eric Abidal (Olympique Lyonnais), Jean-Alain Boumsong (Newcastle United FC), Pascal Chimbonda (Wigan Athletic FC), William Gallas (Chelsea FC), Gaël Givet (AS Monaco), Willy Sagnol (FC Bayern München), Mikaël Silvestre (Manchester United FC), Lilian Thuram (Juventus).
Forwards: Djibril Cissé (Liverpool FC), Thierry Henry (Arsenal FC), Franck Ribéry (Olympique de Marseille), Louis Saha (Manchester United FC), David Trezeguet (Juventus), Sylvain Wiltord (Olympique Lyonnais).
www.sportnetwork.net /main/s237/st96831.htm?fromrss=1   (373 words)

 Chiefs v Olympique Lyonnais latest
Kaizer Chiefs lose 2—0 to Olympique Lyonnais at Daejoen Stadium in the Peace Cup.
3rd Minute: Kaizer Chiefs conceded a silly goal when David Kannemeyer’s poor clearance fallsin the path of an Olympique Lyon midfielder Juninho.
The Brazilian hits a thunderous25-meter shot which is parried by Brian Baloyi in the pathof Bergougnoux who planted the ball in the back of the net.
www.kickoff.com /stories/story2547.html   (262 words)

 news - Olympique Lyonnais: No let-up for France's finest   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
After a busy week of European competition, Olympique Lyonnais and LOSC Lille Métropole face derby action in France this weekend.
The Ligue 1 fixture compilers clearly had a sense of drama when they booked in perhaps the two biggest games in French football, aside Olympique de Marseille against Paris Saint-Germain FC, for round 18 of the campaign - the 'Derby du Nord' and the 'Derby du Rhône-Alpes'.
For the latter fixture, all 40,000 seats at AS Saint-Etienne's Stade Geoffroy-Guichard sold out in under 48 hours as locals looked forward to tackling Lyon.
www.noticias.info /asp/aspComunicados.asp?nid=126517   (690 words)

 Olympique de Marseille - BigSoccer
L1 -4e Journée: Olympique de Marseille vs Le Mans Union Club 72
L1 -3e Journée: AJ Auxerre vs Olympique de Marseille [R]
L1 -2e Journée Olympique de Marseille vs Stade Rennais FC [R] (
www.bigsoccer.com /forum/forumdisplay.php?s=4912cef0484b5c6a3cdd1dc44b0cf1ab&f=1013   (127 words)

 Olympique Lyonnais vs Real Madrid CF - Soccer Match on ESPN Deportes, September 16, 2005
Olympique Lyonnais vs Real Madrid CF - Soccer Match on ESPN Deportes, September 16, 2005
Soccer Match: Olympique Lyonnais vs Real Madrid CF Date:
TV Channels showing match Olympique Lyonnais vs Real Madrid CF ESPN Deportes
www.livesoccertv.com /Olympique-Lyonnais-vs-Real-Madrid-CF-soccer-2774.php   (36 words)

 Olympique Lyonnais - Sony Ericsson K500 Themes / K500i Themes
Olympique Lyonnais - Sony Ericsson K500 Themes / K500i Themes
Theme of the best team of football in france : Olympique Lyonnais (OL, LYON)
Disclaimer: This download is for personal use (mobile phones) only.
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 BBC - h2g2 - Olympique Lyonnais
The Guide to Life, The Universe and Everything.
The first time I saw Olympique Lyonnais play, I rooted against them!
It was a second division match in 1989; they beat Martigues, but it wasn’t important to me. I’d go see FC Martigues and sometimes AS Monaco, but the only football team I’d come even close to supporting was Ajax, years earlier.
www.bbc.co.uk /dna/ww2/A3688031   (683 words)

 Champions of Wealth - Forbes.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Olympique Lyonnais found cup success in the 1960s and '70s but by the 1980s had dropped into the second division of the French league.
Claim to Fame: 2 time winners of domestic league, 3 French cups, 1 league cup
Revenue and operating income are for the 2002-03 season and converted to U.S. dollars based on June 30, 2003, exchange rates.
www.forbes.com /free_forbes/2004/0412/126tab_18.html   (427 words)

 Werder Breman Vs Olympique Lyonnais - SoccerPulse Community
Werder Breman Vs Olympique Lyonnais - SoccerPulse Community
Werder Breman Vs Olympique Lyonnais, the least talked-about match
Werder surprisingly got whacked 3-0 at home by Lyon.
www.soccerpulse.com /forum/index.php?showtopic=29735   (441 words)

 BW Online | July 19, 2004 | Online Extra: Olympique Lyonnais: Scoring Off the Field
Online Extra: Olympique Lyonnais: Scoring Off the Field
Aimed at image-conscious Lyonnais fans, the salon is the brainchild of Jean-Michel Aulas, president and majority owner of Olympique Lyonnais (OL), champions of the French Premier League for the past three years.
Open since January, the two-story spa and salon is the latest in a string of licensing deals that bring in some $20 million to the club each year.
www.businessweek.com /magazine/content/04_29/b3892030.htm   (1096 words)

 Juninho Pernambucano looks on : Champions League AC Milan vs. Olympique Lyonnais - Photo Agency
Juninho Pernambucano looks on : Champions League AC Milan vs. Olympique Lyonnais - Photo Agency
Caption: Olympique Lyonnais' midfielder Juninho Pernambucano of Brazil looks on during the Champions League quarter finals soccer match between AC Milan and Olympique Lyonnais at the San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy, Tuesday, April 4, 2006.
Event: Champions League AC Milan vs. Olympique Lyonnais
news.dipag.com /photo-Juninho-Pernambucano-looks-on-0000006915.html   (90 words)

 Real Madrid CF
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