Lyon have confirmed they have identified a fan accused of performing a Nazi salute during their 2-1 win over Manchester City in the Champions League group-stage opener on Wednesday and will ban him from games for life.
A video that circulated via social media showed a supporter raising his right arm, leading to a police investigation over an alleged hate crime.
In a statement, Lyon confirmed their security team had identified the man in question and reiterated that the fan will not be...
MANCHESTER, England -- Memphis Depay declared Manchester "is still red" as he returned for the first time since leaving United 20 months ago, but has vowed to keep the reason for his departure secret until he writes a book.
The Lyon winger will face Premier League champions Manchester City in the Champions League opener after failing to make an impact in a brief spell at Old Trafford.
Memphis Depay has said he will not be brought down and that he is not afraid after his home was burgled.
The Netherlands forward lost up to €1.5 million ($1.7m) in jewellery, watches and other luxury items to thieves while he was playing in Lyon's 1-0 defeat at home to Nice on Aug. 31.
"I'm not afraid any more of what goes on in this world," he said as quoted by Foot Mercato. "Of course it's very annoying and you don't want to believe it at the start. After that, you come back to reality....