Europa League news

Lyon motivated by Europa League

September 20, 2012
By Fabien Perrin, France correspondent
Manager Remi Garde is confident Lyon will approach their Europa League game against Sparta Prague on Thursday in the same way they have done in the Champions League.

Lyon have enjoyed a successful era playing alongside Europe's elite for 12 seasons in a row, while also picking up seven Ligue 1 titles on the bounce during that time.

However, their golden era appeared to come to an end last season as they finished fourth in the league, meaning they would enter the Europa League.
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