Lille's attacking potential was on display as coach Marcelo Bielsa's new side started their Ligue 1 campaign with a 3-0 win over Nantes on Sunday.
After finishing a disappointing 11th last season, Lille hired the Argentine coach -- known as "El Loco Bielsa" (Crazy Bielsa) to his fans -- with the aim of returning to the Champions League while playing an exciting brand of football.
Lille also recruited more than a dozen new players, and the northern club's squad appears to have gelled.
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AC Milan are through to the Europa League playoff round after beating Universitatea Craiova 3-0 on aggregate following a 2-0 second-leg win in the third qualifying round on Thursday.
Giacomo Bonaventura and Patrick Cutrone scored either side of half-time to help Vincenzo Montella's side ease past their Romanian opposition as the former Serie A giants look to reestablish themselves on the European stage.
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Napoli confirmed the signing of Algerian winger Adam Ounas from Bordeaux on Monday night.
Ounas, 20, scored three goals in Ligue 1 last season in 26 appearances but will now move to Italy in Serie A, after having been linked to a move to Manchester United as recently as April.
Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis announced Ounas's signing on Twitter before the club confirmed the deal, though a transfer fee was not disclosed.
Ounas is a former France youth international but switched his allegiance...