Defender Tagliafico joins Lyon on a 3-year deal from Ajax
LYON, France (AP) — Left-back Nicolas Tagliafico joined ambitious French club Lyon from Ajax on a three-year deal Saturday. Lyon said it paid 4.2 million euros ($4.3 million) to sign the 29-year-old Tagliafico, who has made 40 international appearances for Argentina. He's also shown an eye for goal, having scored 16 goals in 169 games for the Dutch club. Lyon won the last of its seven straight French titles in 2008 but has fallen far behind Qatar-backed Paris Saint-Germain.The club finished a disappointing eighth last season and out of the European places but has big ambitions under its new American owner John Textor.
Mortal scooter accident in Lyon: a white march organized for the two victims .
© Norbert Grisay / Hans Lucas / Hans Lucas via AFP approximately 600 people gathered on Saturday in Lyon, in an atmosphere of sadness and indignation, For a white march in honor of minors killed by an ambulance on Monday as they circulated at scooter. Ambulancer was indicted and placed under judicial supervision on Wednesday.