Nancy are visiting the Stade Gerland this weekend to take on Lyon. Nancy are currently third after Week 10 of the French Ligue 1…
5 wins (Monaco 1-0, Sedan 3-1, Auxerre 1-0, Nancy 3-1, Nantes 1-0); 4 draws (Toulouse 2-2, PSG 0-0, Mans 0-0 and Rennes 0-0) ; 1 loss St-Etienne 1-0. 10 goals scored: Gavanon 3, Curbelo 2, Zerka 1, Dosonmu 1, Kim 1, Sauget 1. 3 from outside the penalty box and 7 from inside, 2 penalties (Gavanon against Auxerre and Lens), 1 free-kick (Gavanon v Nantes), 1 header (Zerka v Monaco), 1 goal from a centre and 2 from free-kicks.
5 goals conceded including four from inside the penalty area: 1 header, 1 penalty (Lens), 2 from centres.
27th trip (former and current club guises) to Lyon in L1 with 8 so far, the last coming in 1990-91. 17 defeats and just one draw, back in 1972-73.
Coach Pablo Corréa played for Nancy alongside two of his current crop of players: Lécluse and Biancalani. He is the only L1 coach in that situation. Correa, a Uruguayan, only played for Nancy in France. Cédric Lécluse, Olivier Sorin, Sébastien Puygrenier, Landry N’Guemo and Kim all made their L1 debuts against OL. Puygrenier was playing for Rennes at the time. 14 current players were crowned second division champions in the 2004-05 season.