Les Lyonnais won their fourth home win out of four this season to remain undefeated after six games... Check out all the numbers from the match against Lorient, as well as the season so far…
Grégory Coupet made 8 significant saves and one decisive save.
OL received 11 free-kicks against 19 for Lorient. 5 offsides were called against OL and 4 were called against Lorient.
In terms of ball possession OL finished with 26 minutes and 42 seconds compared to 21.44 for Lorient.
0 yellow cards: -
The season so far:
109 shots taken by OL with 34 on target, 29 blocked and 46 off target. 54 from outside the penalty area and 55 from within. Juninho 17 shots (1 goal), Malouda 18 (3 goals), Carew 12, Benzema 11 (3 goals), Fred 9 (3 goals), Tiago 9 (2 goals), Toulalan 6, Källström 5, Wiltord 6 (1 goal)... 15 goals scored (5 left foot, 5 right foot and 5 headers; 4 from corners, 4 from crosses from the left and two from the right, 1 direct free-kick, 1 from a free-kick and 1 penalty; 11 goals all from inside the area).
OL’s opponents have taken 69 shots with 27 on target, 11 blocked and 31 off target. 34 from outside the area and 35 from within. 5 goals (3 right foot and 2 headers; one free-kick, two from a free-kick; one goal from outside the penalty area).
Les Lyonnais have scored 4 goals in the first half, but none after the 30-minute mark and 11 in the second half with 5 in both the second and third quarter-hours.
116 free-kicks for OL and 107 against.
11 yellow cards: Tiago 2, Juninho 2, Cris 2, Malouda, Fred, Cacapa, Berthod, Källström. Tiago, Juninho and Cris will be suspended for one match if they receive another yellow card in the next five games.
No player has played every minute of every match. Toulalan, Benzema, Fred and Kallström have played in all six games. Alou Diarra and Patrick Müller made their season league debuts.
Mathematically, OL has 16 points, the same number they had after six games last season. They had 8 in 2003-2004, 11 in 2002-2003, 12 in 2004-2005 and 13 in 2001-2002.