Alexandre Lacazette continued his impressive start to the season with a pair of penalties to take his tally to five goals in two games as Lyon beat Caen 2-0 in Ligue 1.
The sought-after striker made his first impact of the campaign with a hat trick in Nancy last weekend, and he proved clinical twice from 12 yards on Friday night to hand the hosts back-to-back wins.
Lyon began on the front foot and Corentin Tolisso tested Remy Vercoutre with a header before Lacazette had a penalty claim waved away...
Ivan Santini marked his Ligue 1 debut with two goals as Caen staged an impressive comeback to win 3-2 at home to Lorient.
The visitors stunned the Stade Michel-d'Ornano by storming into a two-goal lead with just 19 minutes on the clock thanks to a brace by Benjamin Moukandjo, the second of which came from the penalty spot.
However, Zargo Toure's 26th-minute red card for hauling down Santini changed the complexion of the match and by half-time Caen were level as Ronny Rodelin and Santini found the...
Caen's general manager Xavier Gravelaine has said that Andy Delort could join Tigres for €10 million but believes that the striker is not helping himself by trying to force through a transfer.
Delort, 24, is wanted by Tigres after scoring 12 goals in Ligue 1 last season and he has not returned to training at Caen in the hope of sealing a move to Mexico.
Gravelaine told L'Equipe that Tigres had not made a new bid for Delort since he revealed their interest in the player last month.