27 players have been used by Gérard Houllier since the beginning of the season in all competitions. Djila Diarra and John Carew make up part of the list… No player has played in every match… 7 have never been replaced…
27 players have been used in the league (24 in the Champions League; 23 in the Coupe de France; 20 in the Coupe de la Ligue).
Vercoutre, Müller and Alou Diarra have played exactly the same amount of time: 1,080 minutes.
Coupet and Squillaci have also had identical match time this season: 2,880 minutes.
Cris is OL’s most-used player with 3,150 minutes (35 matches). Of these 35 matches, he played 13 in a row. He holds the record ahead of Coupet (12).
Vercoutre, Réveillère, Clerc, Toulalan, Källström, Benzema, Müller and Squillaci have taken part in 5 competitions (the Trophée des Champions, L1, the Coupe de France, the Coupe de la Ligue and the Champions League).