Lyon are a French football club based in Lyon and they play their home games in white shirts with red and blue trim which are manufactured by adidas. From 2001 to 2008 the club were dominant in the French league where they won seven straight Ligue 1 titles. The club has boasted several notable players including Michael Essien, Juninho Pernambucano, Florent Malouda, Yoann Gourcuff, Karim Benzema and Lisandro Lopez.
Olympique Lyon whose full name is Olympique de Lyon et du Rhone, better known just as Lyon was formed in 1950 so are one of the younger sides in French professional football. They play their home games in the 42,000 seater Stade Gerland, 350 Avenue Jean-Jaures, 69007 Lyon in France
With the first round of prestigious Champions League fixtures completed this week, we take a closer look at each club's third and home shirts to be worn throughout the elite of European football this 2016/17 season. Group A PSG - Nike have issued the French giants with an ultra-clean white third [...]
Lyon prepare to grace the Ligue 1 pitches within 2016/17 in a beautifully composed adidas away shirt. Reverting back to their more traditional and commonly seen two-tone blue away shirt compared to their previous rich red visual, Lyon hope they can pip rivals PSG to the 2016/17 Ligue 1 title afte [...]
French Ligue 1 club Lyon hope to push for success in 2016/17 in their all-new home shirt. The iconic club and strip of Lyon undergoes modern styling for the upcoming 2016/17 season through an adidas shirt design which features a unique take on their white, red, blue tricolour composition [...]
Lyon has many French championship and league honours and is one of the premier clubs in France.
The club play a bitter rivalry with Saint-Etienne named the 'Derby du Rhone' and Marseille, Bordeaux, Paris Saint-Germain and Lille.