Lyon Villeurbanne

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Lyon Villeurbanne
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Club information
Full name Lyon Villeurbanne Rhône à XIII
Website www.lvr13.com
Colours Aqua, white and black
Founded 1934
Current details
Ground(s)
  • Stade Georges Lyvet
Competition Elite One Championship

Lyon Villeurbanne are a French rugby league club from the town of Lyon in France. They play in the Elite Two Championship.

2013/14 Squad[edit]

* As of 1 December 2013:


2013/14 Lyon Squad
First team squad Coaching staff
  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • 13
  • 14
  • 15
  • 16
  • 17
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  • 20
  • 21
  • 22
  • 23
  • 24
  • 25




Legend:
  • (c) Captain
  • (vc) Vice captain

Updated: 1 December 2013
Source(s): [2013/14 Squad]


History[edit]

The Lyon club was founded in 1934. In 1934, the French rugby league was set up. The Lyon club, won the inaugural Lord Derby Cup in 1934-35. The club went on to win the competition on a further two occasions during the 1950s. Also during the 1950s the club won two French Championships, in 1951 and 1955. The club currently plays in the French Elite Division 2 following voluntary demotion at the end of the 2008/9 season. They play out of Stade George Lyvet in Villeurbanne.

Honours[edit]