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Club facts: Lyon

Published: Monday 1 July 2013, 16.08CET
 
 
Published: Monday 1 July 2013, 16.08CET

Club facts: Lyon

Olympique Lyonnais
Formed:
1950
Nickname: Les Gones (The Kids)

UEFA club competition honours (runners-up in brackets)
• UEFA Intertoto Cup (1): 1997

Domestic honours (most recent triumph in brackets)
League title: 7 (2008)
French Cup: 5 (2012)
League Cup: 1 (2001)

Ten-year European record (UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League unless indicated otherwise)
2012/13:
round of 32
2011/12:
UEFA Champions League round of 16
2010/11:
UEFA Champions League round of 16
2009/10: UEFA Champions League semi-finals
2008/09:
UEFA Champions League round of 16
2007/08: UEFA Champions League round of 16
2006/07: UEFA Champions League round of 16
2005/06: UEFA Champions League quarter-finals
2004/05: UEFA Champions League quarter-finals
2003/04: UEFA Champions League quarter-finals

Records
UEFA club competition

• Biggest home win
7-0: Lyon v FA Red Boys Differdange
17/09/74, UEFA Cup first round first leg

• Biggest away win
1-7: GNK Dinamo Zagreb v Lyon
07/12/11, UEFA Champions League group stage

• Heaviest home defeat
2-5: Lyon v VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach
05/11/74, UEFA Cup second round second leg
0-3
twice, most recently v FC Bayern München
27/04/10, UEFA Champions League semi-final second leg

• Heaviest away defeat
4-0 three times, most recently v Real Madrid CF
18/10/11, UEFA Champions League group stage

UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League
• Biggest home win
7-0: Lyon v FA Red Boys Differdange (see above)

• Biggest away win
1-4: FA Red Boys Differdange v Lyon
02/10/74, first round second leg

• Heaviest home defeat
2-5: Lyon v VfL Borussia Mönchengladbach (see above)

• Heaviest away defeat
4-0: SV Werder Bremen v Lyon
07/12/99, third round second leg

Last updated: 29/08/13 11.38CET

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