International Edition: What Happened to Summer Vacations?

Club football might be over for the year, but international competitions are in full swing. As is typical, Lyon have several players involved in tournaments this summer, including the Women’s World Cup, the African Cup of Nations, the CONCACAF Gold Cup, and the Euro U21 Championship.

In the next few days, we’ll have detailed information on our players in these competitions, but for now, see below for OL’s full list of internationals.

Lucy Bronze is ready to slay.

FIFA World Cup (Women)

France: Sarah Bouhaddi, Amandine Henry, Eugénie Le Sommer, Amel Majri, Griedge Mbock, Wendie Renard, Delphine Cascarino, Emelyne Laurent (on loan to Guingamp)

England: Lucy Bronze, Nikita Parris (new signing, not yet officially announced)

Germany: Dzsenifer Marozsán, Carolin Simon

Japan: Saki Kumagai

Netherlands: Shanice van de Sanden

Canada: Kadeisha Buchanan

Argentina: Sole Jaimes

UEFA Nations League (Men)

Netherlands: Memphis Depay

UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifiers (Men)

France: Ferland Mendy, Leo Dubois, Tanguy Ndombele

African Cup of Nations (Men)

Ivory Coast: Maxwel Cornet

Madagascar: Jeremy Morel

CONCACAF Gold Cup (Men)

Canada: Zachary Brault-Guillard (on loan at Montreal Impact)

UEFA U21 Championship (Men)

France: Moussa Dembele, Lucas Tousart, Houssem Aouar, Martin Terrier

FIFA U20 World Cup (Men)

France: Lenny Pintor, Amine Gouiri

UEFA U19 Championship (Men)

France: Melvin Bard, Maxence Caqueret, Oumar Solet, Theo Ndicka, Pierre Kalulu

UEFA U19 Championship (Women)

France: Selma Bacha, Grace Kazadi, Manon Revelli, Eva Kouache, Lorena Azzaro, Melvine Malard, Jessy Danielle Roux

International U18 Tournament (Men)

France: El Hadj Coly


Burkina Faso: Bertrand Traore

Switzerland U21: Anthony Racioppi

France U16: Florent da Silva

Did not get a call up: 

Injuries: Jason Denayer (Belgium), Kenny Tete (Netherlands)
Form: Izzy Christiansen (England), Nabil Fekir (France)


We think that’s it, but there are so many internationals floating about that if we missed one, let us know.

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