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OL - Nancy: The numbers

Published on the 30 October 2006 à 09:52 by R.B

Les Lyonnais registered their ninth consecutive league win and remain undefeated in the opening 11 games of the season… check out all the numbers from the win over Nancy as well as the whole season to date!


Juninho and Co shot 16 times at the Nancy goal. 2 shots on target; 8 off target and 6 were blocked. 7 were from outside the area and 9 from within. 9 shots came in the first half. Nancy took four shots at Grégory Coupet’s goal: 1 on target, 2 off target and 1 blocked. 3 of the shots came from outside the area.

Grégory Coupet made six significant saves.

OL were awarded 16 free-kicks; Nancy received 16 too. Lyon was caught offside on 5 occasions against just two for their opponents.

In terms of possession OL held the ball for 23 minutes and 44 seconds against 21:51 for Nancy.

0 yellow cards for OL.

The season so far:

184 shots taken by OL: 69 on target, 47 blocked and 68 off target. 98 from outside the penalty area and 86 from within the box. Juninho 38 shots (5 goals), Malouda 29 (4 goals), Fred 16 (5 goals), Benzema 16 (4 goals), Tiago 18 (3 goals), Carew 13 (1 goal), Toulalan 9, Källström 8 (1 goal), Wiltord 6 (2 goals)... 27 goals scored (8 left-footed, 14 right-footed and 5 headers; 4 from corners, 11 from centres; 1 from a free-kick; 2 free-kicks (Juninho v Troyes, OM); 22 from inside the penalty box and five from outside (Juninho x 3, Malouda, Wiltord).

Les Olympiens have scored seven goals in the first half, but none between the 30th and 45th minute, and 20 goals in the second half.

OL’s opponents have shot 106 times including 39 on target, 23 blocked and 44 off target. 57 from outside the penalty area and 49 from within. 8 goals (5 right-foot, 2 headers and 1 own goal; one free-kick, 2 from free-kicks, 2 goals from outside the penalty area).

210 free-kicks for OL and 212 for their opponents.

16 yellow cards: Fred 3, Juninho 3, Cris 3,Tiago 2, Govou, Malouda, Cacapa, Berthod, Källström.
Cris is suspended against Rennes.

No player has played every minute of every match. 24 players have been used. Benzema and Källström have taken part in all 11 matches.

OL has four points more than they had at the same time last season. OL had 21 in 2003-2004, 18 in 2002-2003, 23 in 2004-2005 and 21 in 2001-2002.
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