Match statistics

LyonAjax

Goals scored0
 
0
Attempts on target7
 
3
Attempts off target7
 
8
Corners4
 
5
Offsides4
 
4
Fouls committed13
 
13
Yellow cards2
 
2
Red cards0
 
0
Possession (%)54
 
46

Standings

Last updated: 21/05/2012 17:36 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Lyon's chances of qualification hang by a thread after a goalless draw here tonight. Les Gones have a three point deficit to overcome on matchday six. They must go to GNK Dinamo Zagreb and win handsomely to have any chance of overhauling Ajax for the second qualification spot.
  • 90+4
    Lukoki (Ajax) misses the target.
    Jody Lukoki has a very good late chance to win the game but his shot is wide of the target.
  • 90+4
    Lukoki (Ajax) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Cissokho (Lyon).
  • 90+3
    Sulejmani (Ajax) has a shot blocked.
  • 90+2
    Ederson (Lyon) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Enoh (Ajax).
  • 90+1
    Källström (Lyon) delivers the corner.
  • 90+1
    Vermeer (Ajax) makes a save.
    Alexandre Lacazette's shot looks destined for the top corner, but Kenneth Vermeer makes another fine save, this time to his left. The goalkeeper has more than played his part for Ajax tonight.
  • 90
    Lacazette (Lyon) has an effort on goal.
  • 89
    Gourcuff (Lyon) misses the target.
    Eyong Enoh's clearance lands for Yoann Gourcuff on the edge of the area. He has time to steady himself before shooting. he can't get it on target though. He could have been a hero twice in the last two minutes there.
  • Substitution
    89
    Lukoki (in) - Lodeiro (out) (Ajax)
  • 88
    Gourcuff (Lyon) misses the target.
    Was that the chance for Lyon? Aly Cissokho cross finds Yoann Gourcuff in the area with lots of space. He chooses to head the ball towards goal but it is high and wide. He had more time than he realised.
  • Substitution
    85
    Lacazette (in) - Briand (out) (Lyon)
  • 85
    Gourcuff (Lyon) misses the target.
  • Substitution
    85
    Klaassen (in) - Ebecilio (out) (Ajax)
  • 84
    Enoh (Ajax) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ederson (Lyon).
  • 83
    Källström (Lyon) delivers the corner.
  • 83
    Ederson (Lyon) has a shot blocked.
  • 82
    Janssen (Ajax) misses the target.
  • 81
    Ederson (Lyon) delivers the corner.
  • 81
    Vermeer (Ajax) makes a save.
    Ederson finds Michel Bastos who cuts in from the right hand side of the penalty area. He curves a great shot that looks like it will find the corner but Kenneth Vermeer makes a fantastic save to his right. He might have helped to preserve the point his side need. A brilliant piece of goalkeeping.
  • 81
    Bastos (Lyon) has an effort on goal.
  • 80
    Lodeiro (Ajax) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 80
    Gourcuff (Lyon) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Vertonghen (Ajax).
  • 78
    Ederson (Lyon) misses the target.
  • 77
    Vermeer (Ajax) makes a save.
  • 77
    Ederson (Lyon) has an effort on goal.
    Ederson's volley is his first effort at goal. Kenneth Vermeer gathers low down to his left. The Ajax goalkeeper has hardly put a foot wrong.
  • 76
    Källström (Lyon) misses the target.
    Kim Källström shot is always rising as it sails over the top. Better from the home side.
  • Substitution
    73
    Ederson (in) - Lisandro (out) (Lyon)
    Lisandro has done all he can for his side. Rémi Garde sends on Ederson in the hope that fresh legs can create a desperately needed winner.
  • 73
    Enoh (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Briand (Lyon).
  • 71
    Vermeer (Ajax) makes a save.
    Michel Bastos shows good pace and power, cutting in from the right and unleashing a fierce shot. Kenneth Vermeer cannot collect and for a moment Ajax look in trouble before the ball is cleared.
  • 71
    Bastos (Lyon) has an effort on goal.
  • 70
    Alderweireld (Ajax) misses the target.
    Christian Eriksen puts a dnagerous cross into the area. Toby Alderweireld heads over the bar.
  • 70
    Eriksen (Ajax) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    69
    Cris (Lyon) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 69
    Cris (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Lodeiro (Ajax).
  • 68
    Lloris (Lyon) makes a save.
    Yoann Gourcuff fails to control the ball in midfield which looks like letting in Nicolás Lodeiro. With Cris in close attention Lodeiro shoots early but Hugo Lloris gathers comfortably, low to his left.
  • 68
    Lodeiro (Ajax) has an effort on goal.
  • Substitution
    67
    Blind (in) - Van der Wiel (out) (Ajax)
  • 64
    Cris (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Vertonghen (Ajax).
  • 62
    Gourcuff (Lyon) takes the free-kick.
  • 61
    Ebecilio (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Lisandro (Lyon).
  • 60
    Eriksen (Ajax) takes the corner.
  • 59
    Sulejmani (Ajax) has a shot blocked.
    Miralem Sulejmani hits a low shot from the edge of the area which loops up off Aly Cissokho and just over the top. For a moment that looked like it might beat Hugo Lloris and drop in.
  • 59
    Gourcuff (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Lodeiro (Ajax).
  • Yellow Card
    56
    Janssen (Ajax) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Yellow Card
    56
    Réveillère (Lyon) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 55
    Vermeer (Ajax) makes a save.
  • 55
    Cris (Lyon) has an effort on goal.
  • 51
    Lloris (Lyon) makes a save.
    Cris has an effort from a long way out, but Kenneth Vermeer, who has had a solid game tonight, gets everything behind the ball and gathers comfortably.
  • 51
    Vertonghen (Ajax) has an effort on goal.
  • 51
    Lodeiro (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Källström (Lyon).
  • 51
    Eriksen (Ajax) takes the corner.
    Christian Eriksen corner causes problems as Jan Vertonghen's shot is well saved again by Hugo Lloris. Nicolás Lodeiro tries a spectacular volley on the rebound but a foul is given.
  • 51
    Lloris (Lyon) makes a save.
  • 51
    Sulejmani (Ajax) has an effort on goal.
  • 49
    Anita (Ajax) is flagged for offside.
  • 48
    Gourcuff (Lyon) takes the corner.
    Cris gets his head to the ball, but can only direct his header up in the air. Kenneth Vermeer collects comfortably.
  • 47
    Enoh (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Lisandro (Lyon).
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    The sides go in level at the break. In a game where defences have been dominant.
  • 45+1
    Ebecilio (Ajax) has a shot blocked.
  • 45+1
    Janssen (Ajax) takes the corner.
  • 45
    Briand (Lyon) fouls.
  • 44
    Anita (Ajax) fouls.
    Some bright play down the Lyon right is halted as Vurnon Anita slips over and in the process concedes a free kick. A shame for the visitors as that attack looked very promising.
  • 41
    Sulejmani (Ajax) misses the target.
    A lovely exchange of passes between Miralem Sulejmani and Christian Eriksen on the edge of the area sees the Serbian striker in space, his shot is pulled wide of the near post. however.
  • 40
    Ebecilio (Ajax) is flagged for offside.
  • 40
    Briand (Lyon) is flagged for offside.
  • 38
    Gomis (Lyon) has a shot blocked.
    The ball looks like it is going to fall invitingly for Bafétimbi Gomis on the edge of the area. As he volleys goalwards Jan Vertonghen manages to get his body in the way again. Great defending.
  • 38
    Lodeiro (Ajax) is flagged for offside.
  • 37
    Lisandro (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Enoh (Ajax).
  • 36
    Alderweireld (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Lisandro (Lyon).
    Lisandro take the kick quickly and links up with Jimmy Briand, Eyong Enoh is aware of the danger and defends well to ensure nothing comes of the chance.
  • 35
    Lisandro (Lyon) is flagged for offside.
  • 33
    Briand (Lyon) misses the target.
    It is Jimmy Briand who threatens again. He shows good awareness to pick up a quick throw in, turns and shoots just wide of the far post. He currently looks the most likely to find a goal in this match.
  • Yellow Card
    32
    Enoh (Ajax) is shown a yellow card.
    Eyong Enoh picks up a yellow card as he is brings down Jimmy Briand. Briand is becoming more and more influential as the half goes on.
  • 32
    Enoh (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Briand (Lyon).
  • 31
    Lovren (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Lodeiro (Ajax).
  • 30
    Bastos (Lyon) is flagged for offside.
  • 29
    Lovren (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Sulejmani (Ajax).
  • 28
    Gomis (Lyon) has a shot blocked.
    A wonderful piece of defending as Jan Vertonghen blocks Bafétimbi Gomis' shot. Gomis had linked well with the increasingly dangerous Jimmy Briand.
  • 27
    Ebecilio (Ajax) misses the target.
  • 23
    Janssen (Ajax) takes the corner.
  • 23
    Vermeer (Ajax) makes a save.
    Anthony Réveillère cuts in dangerously from the right, his shot has a lot of power but is dealt with comfortably by Kenneth Vermeer.
  • 23
    Réveillère (Lyon) has an effort on goal.
  • 22
    Anita (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Lisandro (Lyon).
  • 22
    Gomis (Lyon) is flagged for offside.
    Bafétimbi Gomis' pace is a constant threat. The French striker is always looking to run in behind the defence. This style however has led to him being caught offside eleven times in this season's competition. More than any other player.
  • 17
    Janssen (Ajax) misses the target.
    Jan Vertonghen finds Theo Janssen in space on the Lyon right. His shot is fierce but just goes wide of the far post.
  • 14
    Eriksen (Ajax) misses the target.
    Christian Eriksen bursts into life. He does well to get away from Dejan Lovren downt he left. His cross however cannot find a colleague and is cleared. From the resultant throw the young Dane finds space in the area but pokes his shot wide of the far post.
  • 13
    Källström (Lyon) misses the target.
  • 12
    Lodeiro (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Källström (Lyon).
  • 11
    Källström (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Sulejmani (Ajax).
  • 11
    Lodeiro (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Lovren (Lyon).
  • 10
    Janssen (Ajax) has a shot blocked.
  • 9
    Lovren (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Eriksen (Ajax).
  • 7
    Vermeer (Ajax) makes a save.
    Michel Bastos shows great intelligence by dummying Kim Källström's pass. His presence of mind allows Lisandro a chance to shoot from outside the area but Kenneth Vermeer gets a good punch to guide the ball to safety.
  • 7
    Lisandro (Lyon) has an effort on goal.
  • 7
    Enoh (Ajax) is penalised for a foul on Lisandro (Lyon).
  • 5
    Cissokho (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Sulejmani (Ajax).
  • 5
    Vertonghen (Ajax) misses the target.
    Jan Vertonghen gets ahead of Cris at the near post, but his header is just over the top. A good effort from the Ajax captain.
  • 4
    Janssen (Ajax) takes the corner.
  • 4
    Briand (Lyon) is penalised for a foul on Lodeiro (Ajax).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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