Alexandre Lacazette and Bafetimbi Gomis were on target as Lyon claimed a 2-1 Ligue 1 victory over Nantes.
Manchester City's Sergio Aguero is likely to be out for a month with his latest injury, Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed.
Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blanc has been handed a one-match European ban by UEFA as punishment for three late kick-offs during the Champions League group stages.
Bayern Munich star Franck Ribery has been ruled out of next week's UEFA Champions League clash at Arsenal.
Hamburg coach Bert van Marwijk has been given backing from the club's board following the latest Bundesliga defeat at home to Hertha Berlin on Saturday.
Hoffenheim captain Andreas Beck has revealed he would never rule out a move to a Russian club in the future.
Bayer Leverkusen manager Sami Hyypia expects a physical challenge from Kaiserslautern when the two sides meet in the quarter-finals of the DFB Pokal at the BayArena on Wednesday night.
The Republic of Ireland will face Turkey in a friendly international in Dublin on Sunday, May 25.
West Bromwich Albion boss Pepe Mel reckons Ben Foster is the best goalkeeper in the country and should be first pick for England.