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Lyon 0-0 Marseille: A bad reflection of Ligue 1, and a bad result for Ligue 1

March 11, 2013
Lyon 0-0 Marseille: A bad reflection of Ligue 1, and a bad result for Ligue 1

PSG were the real winners, as 2nd versus 3rd played out a boring goalless draw. Remi Garde was without Anthony Reveillere, so Mohamadou Dabo played at right-back, with Samuel Umtiti on the left. Clement Grenier dropped to the bench, with the more defensive-minded Gueida Fofana starting instead. Elie Baup was without Morgan Amalfitano, so used the...
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APOEL v Lyon a good example of when the away goals rule creates a defensive game

March 8, 2012
APOEL v Lyon a good example of when the away goals rule creates a defensive game

Despite the ultimately exciting method of victory, and the novelty of having a Cypriot club in the final eight of the European Cup, the APOEL v Lyon game was actually a dull spectacle.
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Lyon 3-2 Marseille: Cris nets winner

May 9, 2011
Lyon 3-2 Marseille: Cris nets winner

3rd-placed Lyon beat 2nd-placed Marseille to remain in the title race – just about.
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Real Madrid 3-0 Lyon: comfortable Real victory

March 16, 2011
Real Madrid 3-0 Lyon: comfortable Real victory

Real Madrid finally managed to get past Lyon, and into the quarter-finals of the European Cup.
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Lyon 1-1 Real Madrid: all square in tight game

February 22, 2011
Lyon 1-1 Real Madrid: all square in tight game

Karim Benzema scored on his return to Lyon, but Bafetimbi Gomis netted a late equaliser.
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