Chelsea resumes Champions League title defense against Lille

Reigning European champions Chelsea will resume its title defense as it takes on Lille in the Champions league’s last 16 match Tuesday. Chelsea may be struggling a bit for consistency in the Premier League but has so far kept its act together in cup competitions. While Thomas Tuchel’s side is 13 points off the Premier … Read more

Barcelona knocked out of Champions League as Benfica, Lille, Salzburg advance to last 16

Issued on: 09/12/2021 – 00:11 Barcelona crashed out of the Champions League in the group stage for the first time in over 20 years with a 3-0 defeat at the hands of Bayern Munich on Wednesday, as Benfica, French champions Lille and Red Bull Salzburg all qualified for the last 16 . Meanwhile, Chelsea missed … Read more

No bonuses and a mass exodus – How PSG-conquering Lille’s Ligue 1 champions fell apart

This season is a reality check for Les Dogues, who have no way of competing at the highest level after almost a year of troubles off the field The gloss has quickly worn off Lille’s Ligue 1 title win – a remarkable underdog upset which left Paris Saint-Germain in second place at the end of … Read more

Everton sign Amadou Onana from Lille for £34m after hijacking West Ham’s move for the midfielder

Everton sign highly-rated Belgium international Amadou Onana from Lille in a £34m deal after hijacking West Ham’s move… as the midfielder reveals Frank Lampard was a ‘big reason’ for his decision to snub the Hammers Belgian midfielder Amadou Onana has signed a five-year contract at Everton The 20-year-old is considered one of Europe’s most exciting … Read more

Everton sign former Liverpool man and Wolves captain Conor Coady on season-long loan alongside Lille’s Amadou Onana, who Frank Lampard believes will ‘have a big impact’ and is ‘a big fan’

Everton have completed the loan signing of Conor Coady and are expected to wrap up a deal for Amadou Onana imminently. Lille midfielder Onana was at Goodison Park for the Toffees’ opening day 1-0 defeat to Chelsea, while Wolves captain Coady was left out of his side’s loss to Leeds. Conor Coady will play for … Read more

How Liverpool Signing Divock Origi From Lille OSC Started The Downfall of FC Barcelona

When Liverpool FC completed one of the greatest comebacks in footballing history, it not only signaled the rise of Jurgen Klopp’s side but it also started the downfall of FC Barcelona. Liverpool signed the forward after an impressive display in the 2014 world cup where Origi became Belgium’s youngest goal scorer in World Cup history. … Read more

9/10 Messi produces masterclass; returning Hakimi, Di Maria get 6

Lionel Messi dropped a masterclass as Paris Saint-Germain secured a resounding 5-1 win over defending champions LOSC Lille. Paris Saint-Germain returned to winning ways on Sunday by securing a thumping 5-1 victory over defending champions LOSC Lille. The three points help them maintain their healthy lead at the top of the Ligue 1 table while … Read more

PSG vs Real Madrid, Chelsea get Lille again but Liverpool face tougher Inter Milan tie as Manchester United and City discover last 16 fate

Chelsea drew Lille again but Liverpool were dealt a tougher hand as the Champions League last-16 draw had to be entirely redone on Monday. Liverpool got Inter Milan instead of RB Salzburg, Manchester United drew Atletico Madrid rather than Paris Saint-Germain, while Manchester City will face Sporting Lisbon and not Villarreal after the first draw … Read more