Fekir was not included in the Lyon squad, having only returned to training last Monday. AFP / PHILIPPE DESMAZES
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Bertrand Traore and Memphis Depay scored for Lyon in a season-opening 2-0 victory over Amiens Sunday, as France international Nabil Fekir showed off the World Cup trophy to home fans ahead of kickoff.Fekir, who came on as a substitute in France's 4-2 win against Croatia in last month's World Cup final, was not included in the Lyon squad having only returned to training last Monday. He scored a career-best 18 goals in Ligue 1 last season and appeared to be on the verge of a move to Liverpool in June before negotiations with the Premier League club broke down.Italy striker Balotelli scored 26 goals in 38 games for Nice last season, but Vieira refused to confirm that the 27-year-old's future still lies at the Allianz Riviera.Radamel Falcao came off the bench to score and set up another goal as Monaco brushed aside Nantes 3-1 to get their Ligue 1 campaign off to a strong start.
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