Welcome to our Olympique Lyonnais vs Monaco preview and predictions. Olympique Lyonnais are in 5th place in the league and Monaco are in second place in the French Ligue 1 table. Monaco are sitting comfortably in one of next seasons Champions League berth, but only a few slip ups by PSG will see them challenging for the title. Olympique Lyonnais on the other hand are in a battle for the Europa League place and may also harbor hopes of snatching the Champions League Qualifier place.

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Olympique Lyonnais are undefeated in their last 5 matches and have earned 9 points. Manaco hace earned 12 points from their last five matches.

Previous Meetings

There have been 17 previous editions of this fixture, with 8 Olympique Lyonnais wins, 7 draws and 2 Monaco victories. Here are the recent results for this fixture:

07/08/10 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 0-0 Monaco
12/05/10 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 3-0 Monaco
12/04/09 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 2-2 Monaco
20/10/07 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 3-1 Monaco
23/12/06 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 0-0 Monaco
09/09/05 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 2-1 Monaco
24/09/04 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 0-0 Monaco
08/08/03 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 3-1 Monaco
20/09/02 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 1-3 Monaco
05/03/02 LI1 Olympique Lyonnais 1-0 Monaco

Goals Scored

Olympique Lyonnais have scored 42 Goals this season
Monaco have scored 46 Goals this season

As we can see both Olympique Lyonnais and Monaco are well matched in attack capabilities.

Goals Conceded

Olympique Lyonnais have conceded 32 goals this season
Monaco have conceded 22 goals this season

Monaco’s defence looks the stronger having conceded only 22 goals so far this season.

Top Scorers

Olympique Lyonnais’ top scorers are Lacazette with 13 goals, Gomis with 10 goals and Grenier and Briand with 4 goals each.
Monaco’s top scorers are Falcao with 9 goals, Rivière with 9 goals and Rodríguez with 6 goals

Team and Selection New

Olympique Lyonnais will be without Bahlouli, Gourcuff, Fofana and Benzia
Monaco will be without their top scorer Falcao who has scored 9 goals this season. They will also be missing Abidal and Abdennour.

Conclusion

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