Olympique Lyonnais tops Nantes 3-2. HIGHLIGHTS

DéCINES-CHARPIEU. Olympique Lyonnais overcome Nantes.

Olympique Lyonnais tops Nantes 3-2. HIGHLIGHTS

DéCINES-CHARPIEU. Olympique Lyonnais defeated Nantes. Olympique Lyonnais was definitely better in terms of ball possession (62%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais stadium in Décines-Charpieu on Saturday and it started at 9:00 pm local time. The referee was Florent Batta assisted by Steven Torregrossa and Gwenaël Pasqualotti. The 4th official was Faouzi Benchabane.

Match Statistics​

  • ! 62 Ball Possession 38
  • 18 Total 11
  • 6 On Target 2
  • 12 Off Target 9
  • 4 Shots blocked 2
  • 101 Attack 70
  • 47 Dangerous attack 27
  • 81 Ball safe​ 80
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 5 Corners 6
  • 12 Total 10
  • 1 Yellow Cards 0
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
  • 4 Substitutions 4

Ball possession

Olympique Lyonnais had a strong ball possession 62% while Nantes was struggling with a 38% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Olympique Lyonnais was more aggressive with 47 dangerous attacks and 18 shots of which 6 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Olympique Lyonnais won the match​.

Olympique Lyonnais shot 18 times, 6 on target, 12 off target. Talking about the opposition, Nantes shot 11 times, 2 on target, 9 off target.


Olympique Lyonnais received 1 yellow card (T. Ndombele). On the other side, Nantes didn’t receive any yellow card.

Match Timeline

M. Dembele(goal)
T. Ndombele- Yellow
M. Caqueret- sub ->T. Ndombele
H. Aouar- sub ->R. Faivre
B. Barcola- sub ->M. Dembele
K. Coulibaly- sub ->R. Kolo Muani
O. Bukari- sub ->M. Simon
S. Corchia- sub ->M. Coco
J. Boateng- sub ->D. Da Silva
L. Paqueta(goal)
Q. Merlin(goal)
W. Geubbels- sub ->L. Blas
W. Cyprien(goal)


After playing this contest, Olympique Lyonnais will have 58 points to hold in the 8th place. Talking about the opposition, Nantes will stay with 54 points like Lille to hold in the 9th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Ligue 1, Olympique Lyonnais will play away with Clermont on the 21st of May with a 0-0 head to head statistic.

Nantes will host Saint-Étienne on the 21st of May with a 10-4 head to head statistic in favor of Saint-Étienne (9 draws).

Olympique Lyonnais – Formation

Olympique Lyonnais started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Peter Bosz decided to play with the following team: .


Olympique Lyonnais made 4 changes: T. Ndombele for M. Caqueret (63′), R. Faivre for H. Aouar (64′), M. Dembele for B. Barcola (64′) and D. Da Silva for J. Boateng (72′).

Nantes – Formation

Nantes started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

Antoine Kombouare played with: .


Nantes made 4 changes: R. Kolo Muani for K. Coulibaly (71′), M. Simon for O. Bukari (71′), M. Coco for S. Corchia (71′) and L. Blas for W. Geubbels (82′).

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Ligue 1.​