OL and the last-16 of the Coupe de France
Published on 10 February 2014 at 5:46 PM
OL take on the Racing Club de Lens on Thursday in the last-16 of the Coupe de France… Take a look back at the club's historical record at this stage of the competition...
- 228th Coupe de France match.
- OL have qualified 15 times at this stage of the competition and have been eliminated 18 times.
- OL have never lost at home in the last-16 (4 home draws over two legs that resulted in elimination).
- The last two times OL qualified at home in the last-16, they went all the way to the final, (Bordeaux in 2013 and Sochaux in 2008) and won!
- There was one derby, back in 1971; ASSE won the first leg 2-0 and OL the return leg 3-0 (qualification).
- 3 times, OL have gone to extra-time. 1 qualification 3-1 vs Bordeaux, 1 qualification on penalties vs Fontenay and one elimination, on penalties, vs Clermont.
- The team was eliminated in a replay vs Angers in 1969.
- Di Nallo has scored 7 goals in last-16 Cup ties; Lacombe, 6; Guy, 5…
- This is the third time that OL take on the Racing Club de Lens in the Coupe de France. A 2-0 loss in the 1998 semi-finals and a 2-1 win in the quarter-finals (OL went on to win the Coupe de France).