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Memphis Depay scores a goal that has no business being a goal

This just isn’t fair (Lyon/Twitter) You know when you’re playing FIFA 17 and you accidentally hit the shoot button in some random part of the pitch and immediately think “Well, that was a waste”? That’s what Memphis Depay did to Lyon in real life against Toulouse, but he actually scored with his absurd shot. After spinning …

Memphis Depay scores a goal that has no business being a goal

This just isn’t fair (Lyon/Twitter) You know when you’re playing FIFA 17 and you accidentally hit the shoot button in some random part of the pitch and immediately think “Well, that was a waste”? That’s what Memphis Depay did to Lyon in real life against Toulouse, but he actually scored with his absurd shot. After spinning around …

Lyon’s nigh-impossible 2011 Champions League comeback

This day in football history On 7 December 2011, Lyon advanced in the Champions League despite starting the day from what seemed to be an impossible position. It was the last day of the group stage and Lyon were in third, behind leaders Real Madrid and second-place Ajax. Lyon were three points behind the Dutch and …

DTotD: ZLATAN SMASH

Lyon ended PSG’s 36-match unbeaten streak with a 2–1 win on Sunday, but Zlatan did not go down without a fight. If Jamie Vardy’s policy is “chat shit, get banged,” then Zlatan clearly goes by a “dance shit, get banged” mantra, as he proved to Lyon defender Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa. Yanga-Mbiwa had the temerity to mockingly …