OL struggled in the final and were beaten by a very well organised Sochaux side, excellent on the counterattack... The dream escapes OL for another year...
F-T: The final whistle! FCSM win. OL just lacked that little bit of luck at both ends of the pitch to win the Cup, despite a vastly improved second half...
86': OL have failed to make the most of their opportunities... FCSM miss the chance to score a third... Lebongo saves and somehow Keyoubi misses the empty net! Pagliuca is introduced at the expense of Moufi.
75': Martelat sees his shot blocked and then Prévot saves from a sliced clearance from one of his own players... Corner after corner for OL...
70': FCSM are staying solid at the back and look dangerous every time they come forward... Martelat comes on for D'Arpino.
H-T: OL haven't made the best start to this match and are struggling to contain Sochaux on the counter...
42': Cornet makes the difference down the left, but Kalulu's header hits the post! OL are finishing the first half well...
38': Thuram doubles his side's lead, racing clear in behind OL's high line... a perfect pass from Robinet.
35': OL are largely dominating, but are struggling to breakdown a well-organised Sochaux defence...
25': On the counterattack, FCSM put together a lethal move with Chikhaoui crossing for Robinet to head home the opener.
18': A first chance for OL with Kalulu's header saved by Prévot.
After a fantastic Cup run, the young Olympique Lyonnais squad had one more game to play to try and win the trophy that has eluded OL since 1997. Maxence Flachez had a full-strength squad to choose from. Maxwel Cornet was the player to watch for OL, while Sochaux boasted the son of Lilian Thuram in their ranks.
Paris, Stade de France, Referee: Mr Paradis. OL 0-2 FCSM (H-T: OL 0-2 FCSM)
OL: Lebongo – Moufi (Pagliuca 86'), Diakhaby, Jenssen (c), Hemans – d’Arpino (Martelat 73'), Moutoussamy – Perrin, Kalulu, Del Castillo – Cornet (Pereira 55'): Coaches: Flachez and Frechet.
FCSM: Prévot – Fuchs, Senhadji, Onguéné, Senzema (Pendant 83') – Daham, Leo (Keyoubi 73') – Robinet (c), François, Chikhaoui (J. Ruiz 62') – M. Thuram. Coach: E. Hély
Goals: Robinet (25'), Thuram (38')
Booking: Moutoussamy (OL) 35'
Shots: OL 11 (4 on target); FCSM 9 (4 on target)
Corners: OL 15; FCSM 3
Free-kicks: OL 15; FCSM 9