OL signed their first victory of the season at home – the second in a row – this Sunday against Strasbourg, as part of the 5th lift of L1 (3-1).
The international break was good in Lyon. Under the orders of his new technician, Peter Bosz, l’OL was able to work on his automatisms, perfect his collective and finally release a performance worthy of the name, this Sunday, at the end of the 5e Ligue 1 day. A benchmark match suffered Strasbourg timid and a bit limited.
« We wanted to play high, squeeze them and hinder them, but we couldn’t do what we wanted », Says Djiku, hot, on the Amazon antenna. Picked cold indeed, surprised from the 8e minute by one Dembele inspired, the Alsatians only suffered, for a long time unable to react except on this duel opportunity missed by gamer (55e).
In the process, and while Boateng had just come into play (61st), the Gones punished their opponents, with a raging head signed Denayer (2-0, 64e). The goal of demobilization for Racing, sanctioned again at the end of the meeting by Paqueta (3-0, 87e). In additional time, Diallo saved the honor of Strasbourg by converting a penalty obtained on a hand from Malo Gusto in the box (3-1, 90e+7). Anecdotal.
With this second consecutive victory in the league – the first at home this season – the Lyonnais are in seventh position, two lengths from the podium and an Olympique de Marseille which is one game behind (against Nice). The RCSA for its part is in 15e position.