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Le Mans - OL: The numbers

Published on the 04 December 2006 à 08:11 by R.B

Lyon earned their 14th league win of the season (their eigth away from home)... check out all the numbers from the win over Le Mans as well as the whole season to date! OL has the best defense and attack in the league.


Coupet and Co took 14 shots at the Le Mans goal: 8 on target; 5 off target and 1 blocked; 5 from outside the box and 9 from inside. 11 shots in the first half! Le Mans took 7 shots at Coupet’s goal, with 6 coming in the second half! 1 on target, 5 off target and 2 blocked. 4 came from outside the area.

Grégory Coupet made 8 significant saves and 1 decisive one.

OL benefited from 23 free-kicks; Le Mans 28.

2 yellow cards: Tiago and Toulan.

The season so far:

267 shots for OL: 99 on target, 65 blocked and 103 off target. 142 from outside the area and 125 from within. Juninho 50 shots (5 goals), Malouda 37 (5 goals), Carew 27 (1 goal),Fred 16 (5 goals), Benzema 18 (4 goals), Tiago 20 (3 goals), Govou 14, Toulalan 14, Källström 16 (1 goal), Wiltord 19 (3 goals), Cris 11 (2 goals), Rémy 5, Squillaci 3 (2 goals). 32 goals scored (8 left foot, 15 right, 8 headers and 1 own-goal. 4 from corners (3 from the left by Juninho x 2 and Wiltord and one from the right by Ben Arfa), 8 from crosses from the left and 5 from the right; 4 from free-kicks; 2 free-kicks (Juninho v Troyes and OM); one from a long ball; 6 after moves in the middle; 27 from inside the box and 5 from outside (Juninho x 3, Malouda and Wiltord).

The Olympiens have scored eight goals in the first half, but none after the 30th minute, and 24 in the second half, including 12 in the final 15 minutes.

Lyon’s opponents have taken 138 shots: 47 on target, 26 blocked and 65 off target. 78 from outside the area and 60 from within. 10 goals (5 right foot, 3 headers, 1 left and 1 own-goal; one free-kick, 2 from free-kicks, 1 from a corner; one goal after a cross from the left after an error; 2 deflected goals; one goal from an interception at 60m; one goal after losing the ball in the middle; one goal on the counter; 2 goals from outside the area).

298 free-kicks for OL and 297 for their opponents.

21 yellow cards: Tiago 4, Fred 3, Juninho 3, Cris 3, Toulalan, Govou, Malouda, Cacapa, Berthod, Källström, Diarra, Rémy.
Tiago and Juninho are in danger of a one-match suspension.
1 red card: Juninho

No player has played every minute of every match. 24 players used. Källström has taken part in all 16 games.

In the standings, OL has 3 points more than the same time last season with 43. OL had 33 in 2003-2004, 28 in 2002-2003, 36 in 2004-2005 and 30 in 2001-2002.
OL has a 14-point lead over its nearest rivals; it had a lead of 11 points at the same stage last year.
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