AMIENS – OL : A MARATHON STARTS NOW FOR OL
Lyon's players impressed with their various international sides throughout the international break. They now return to club competition and its busy schedule. The players of Jean-Michel Aulas embark on a marathon as they enter a series of 7 matches in 24 days; almost a match every three days.
And the hard part is yet to come for Sylvinho's side. On the calendar, big dates include an exceptional week with the reception of Zénit Saint-Petersburg, Tuesday (17/09), and that of PSG the following Sunday (22/09). But another event, eagerly awaited, is fast approaching, the derby against Saint-Etienne. The first round of this duel will be played at Geoffroy-Guichard where Moussa Dembélé, scorer last season, and his side will be eager to recall their past success.
In total, Les Gones will play five matches in Ligue 1 Conforama and two in the Champions' League, with only three at home.