Having qualified into the knockout stage of the Champions League, Lyon head coach Bruno Genesio also dismissed suggestions that his preference would be to face Portuguese side Porto.
Lyon clinched the final qualifying spot for the Champions League's knockout stage as Juventus, Manchester City and Bayern Munich secured top spot in their groups and likely an easier draw in the round of 16
Massimiliano has defended his tactics of not introducing any substitutes in Juventus' 1-0 win over Torino courtesy of a Cristiano Ronaldo penalty in the 70th minute.
Massimiliano Allegri praised Cristiano Ronaldo's professionalism as the forward scored Juventus' winner in their win over Torino, but insists he has told the former Real Madrid frontman he will not feature in one of the Old Lady's next three matches.
FIFA has provisionally banned the head of the Afghanistan soccer federation following accusations of sexual and physical abuse of female players
The Anfield roar will be thunderous when Liverpool hosts Napoli, and the crowd will likely be just as loud in Belgrade when Red Star takes on Paris Saint-Germain
Lyon head coach Bruno Genesio admits further 'yellow vest' protests in France could see more Ligue 1 matches postponed that could see clubs face a backlog of fixtures in the new year.
A midseason tactical switch sparked Chelsea's surge to the Premier League title two years ago under Antonio Conte, and his successor could have landed on a formula of his own
River Plate has won the Copa Libertadores after beating fierce rival Boca Juniors 3-1 in the second leg after extra time in Madrid to take the title 5-3 on aggregate
Zlatan Ibrahimovic will remain at the Los Angeles Galaxy after the MLS club agreed with his requests, according to AC Milan sporting director Leonardo
Kashima Antlers came back from a goal down to beat Chivas Guadalajara 3-2 and set up a Club World Cup semi-final against defending champions Real Madrid. And nineteen-year-old Hiroki Abe undoubtedly scored the goal of the game to seal victory in the 84th minute, finding the top corner with a curling effort.