Les Lyonnais registered their sixth win of the season to remain undefeated after six games... Check out all the numbers from the match against Lille, as well as the season so far…
Grégory Coupet made 4 significant saves.
OL received 24 free-kicks against 16 for Lille. Two offsides were called against OL and two were called against Lille.
In terms of ball possession OL finished with 22 minutes and 34 seconds compared to 21.28 for Lille.
Two yellow cards: Govou and Fred
The season so far:
127 shots taken by OL with 47 on target, 33 blocked and 47 off target. 68 from outside the penalty area and 59 from within. Juninho 23 shots (2 goals), Malouda 21 (4 goals), Fred 14 (5 goals), Carew 12, Benzema 12 (3 goals),Tiago 9 (2 goals), Toulalan 7, Källström 6, Wiltord 5 (1 goal)... 19 goals scored (6 left foot, 8 right foot and 5 headers; 4four from corners, five from crosses from the left and two from the right, 1 direct free-kick, 1 from a free-kick and 1 penalty; 17 goals all from inside the area).
OL’s opponents have taken 79 shots with 28 on target, 13 blocked and 38 off target. 42 from outside the area and 37 from within. Six goals (3 right foot and 2 headers and one own goal; one free-kick, two from a free-kick; one goal from outside the penalty area).
Les Lyonnais have scored 5 goals in the first half, but none after the 30-minute mark and 14 in the second half.
140 free-kicks for OL and 123 against.
13 yellow cards: Tiago 2, Juninho 2, Cris 2, Fred 2, Govou Malouda, Cacapa, Berthod, Källström. Tiago, Juninho and Cris will be suspended for one match if they receive another yellow card in the next four games.
No player has played every minute of every match. Toulalan, Benzema, Fred and Kallström have played in all seven games.
Mathematically, OL has 19 points, two more than after seven games last season. They had 11 in 2003-2004, 11 in 2002-2003, 15 in 2004-2005 and 16 in 2001-2002.