Ligue 1: Lorient beats Olympique Lyonnais 3-1

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LORIENT. Lorient conquers Olympique Lyonnais 3-1.

LORIENT. Lorient prevails over Olympique Lyonnais 3-1. Olympique Lyonnais was vastly superior in terms of ball possession (67%).​

The match was played at the Stade Yves Allainmat – Le Moustoir stadium in Lorient on Wednesday and it started at 7:00 pm local time. The referee was Bastien Dechepy with the assistance of Anthony Letellier and Julien Haulbert. The 4th official was Mikael Lesage. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 17.4 degrees Celsius or 63.28 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 83%.​

Match Statistics

Olympique Lyonnais was in firm control of the ball 67% while Lorient was struggling with a 33% ball possession.

Olympique Lyonnais was more aggressive with 83 dangerous attacks and 15 shots of which 8 were on target. Still, Lorient succeeded in find the solution to win this match.​

Lorient shot 11 times, 6 on target, 5 off target. On the opposite side, Olympique Lyonnais shot 15 times, 8 on target, 7 off target.


Lorient received 1 yellow card (S. Diarra). On the other side, Olympique Lyonnais received 3 yellow cards (T. Mendes, D. Da Silva and M. Dembele).

After playing this match, Lorient has 10 points to occupy the 6th place in the standings. while Olympique Lyonnais stays with 13 points (4th).

Match Events

  • 7'

    E. Le Fee

  • 23'

    T. Mendes

  • 28'

    A. Lacazette

    K. Toko Ekambi

  • 33'

    T. Moffi

    D. Ouattara

  • 44'

    S. Diarra

  • 46'

    M. Dembele

    R. Faivre

  • 46'

    Corentin Tolisso

    Johann Lepenant

  • 46'

    Damien Da Silva

    Thiago Mendes

  • 49'

    D. Ouattara

  • 55'

    D. Da Silva

  • 66'

    T. Le Bris

    S. Diarra

  • 75'

    Bradley Barcola


  • 75'

    Rayan Cherki

    Karl Toko Ekambi

  • 84'

    M. Dembele

  • 90'

    I. Kone

    T. Moffi

Next match

In the upcoming Ligue 1 match, Lorient will host Nantes on the 11th of September with a 8-4 head to head record in favor of Nantes (4 draws).

Olympique Lyonnais will play away with Monaco on the 11th of September with a 15-8 head to head stats in favor of Olympique Lyonnais (6 draws).

Lorient: Formation and Lineups

Lorient adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Régis Le Bris chose to play with the following team: Yvon Mvogo (7.8), Gedeon Kalulu (7.0), Julien Laporte (6.9), Montassar Talbi (7.0), Vincent Le Goff (7.1), Bonke Innocent (7.1), Laurent Abergel (7.3), Enzo Le Fée (7.9), Stéphane Diarra (6.8), Terem Moffi (7.2) and Dango Ouattara (8.2).


Lorient made 2 changes: S. Diarra for T. Le Bris (66′) and T. Moffi for I. Kone (90′).

Top player: Dango Ouattara

Probably the most impressive player in Lorient was Dango Ouattara.

His rating is (8.2) with 1 goal, 24 passes (41% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 11 duels out of 18. He performed 1 cross.

Olympique Lyonnais: Formation and Lineups

Also Olympique Lyonnais adopted the aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

On the opposite side, Peter Bosz played with: Anthony Lopes (6.1), Malo Gusto (7.0), Thiago Mendes (5.7), Castello Lukeba (6.3), Nicolás Tagliafico (6.6), Romain Faivre (6.4), Johann Lepenant (6.4), Maxence Caqueret (6.4), Tetê (7.4), Alexandre Lacazette (7.4) and Karl Toko Ekambi (7.0).


Olympique Lyonnais made 5 changes: R. Faivre for M. Dembele (46′), T. Mendes for D. Da Silva (46′), J. Lepenant for C. Tolisso (46′), K. Toko Ekambi for R. Cherki (75′) and Tete for B. Barcola (75′).

Top player: Tetê

Probably the most impressive player in Olympique Lyonnais was Tetê.

His rating is (7.4) with 36 passes (83% accurate) and 1 key pass. He was won 5 duels out of 8. He performed 2 crosses.



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