A brilliant late strike by Willian earned an otherwise unimpressive Chelsea a 2-1 win at Lille in Champions League Group H on Wednesday.
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Stade Rennais missed out on the opportunity to go top of the Ligue 1 table when they were held 1-1 at home by Lille on Sunday.
French international Ikone opened the scoring one minute into the second half by latching onto Victor Osimhen's cross, only for Hunou to head home for the hosts in the 68th minute.
Leaders Paris St Germain, with...
Ajax Amsterdam gave a powerful reminder of their Champions League potential with a resounding 3-0 win over Lille in Amsterdam on Tuesday at the start of the group phase.
Last season's surprise package look hellbent on a repeat of their heroics, which got them all the way from the preliminary rounds to the semifinals, and goals from Quincy Promes, Edson Alvarez and Nicolas Tagliafico ensured an emphatic start to Group H.
Dutch police said on Tuesday they had detained 303 supporters of French soccer club Lille in Amsterdam's city centre.
In a statement, Amsterdam police said the supporters were suspected of "disturbing public order, lighting off fireworks and violence."
Lille play Ajax Amsterdam in a Champions' League match on Tuesday.