OL Women recorded a big 5-0 win over Olympique de Marseille and warmed up perfectly for their top of the table clash at home to Paris Saint-Germain in the next round.
This Saturday, OL Women travelled to Martigues to take on Olympique de Marseille, in Week 10 of the Women's D1. An Olympico A clash of opposites with Reynald Pedros' side sitting top of the table and Christophe Parra's girls down in second-from-bottom.
OM are yet to win this season and things didn't change against the defending champions. With OL president Jean-Michel Aulas in the stands, OL made a flying start. Camille Abily corner found Lyon captain Wendie Renard to open the scoring (10’, 0-1). Lyon were right on top, with Marseille's first shot of the match coming on the half-hour, but it remained 1-0 at the break.
But it didn't take long after the restart for OL to extend their advantage. Ada Hegerberg scored from Shanice van de Sanden pass (49', 0-2) and got her second from Amel Majri's corner (55', 0-3). Moments later Lucy Bronze got her name on the scoresheet with a header from another corner (58', 0-4), before Kheira Hamraoui, who had only just come on, finished off a superb team move (69', 0-5).
The win sees OL further cement their place at the top of the standings and prepare in style for their next game against second-placed Paris Saint-Germain - 3-0 winners over Bordeaux - at the Groupama Stadium.
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Stade Francis Turcan, Martigues.
Women's D1 (Wk.10): OM 0-5 OL Women (H-T: 0-1).
Referee: Céline Bagrowski.
Goals: Renard 10', Hegerberg 49', 55', Bronze 58', Hamraoui 69'.
OM: Richard - Soulard (Ferral, 77'), M'Bassidje, Antoine (Blanc, 62'), Lakrar - Pizzala (cap), Gadea, Coton Pélagie (Storti, 65') - Alidou D’Anjou, Fridriksdottir, Asseyi. Coach: Christophe Parra.
OL: Bouhaddi - Bronze, Mbock, Renard (cap.), Majri - van de Sanden (Cascarino, 68'), Marozsan, Kumagai (Thomis, 74'), Le Sommer - Abily (Hamraoui, 61'), Hegerberg. Coach: Reynald Pedros.