Big pressure for ASM
Still a few seconds to play and maybe another heat or two in the Monaco area…
What an opportunity again for visitors! After a very dangerous cross on the ground, Dembélé sees his head pass a few centimeters from the crossbar.
6 minutes of additional time
OL push very hard in these last minutes of play!
Dembélé is still dangerous but loses his duel with the Monegasque goalkeeper, who makes a stop in the face!
Dembele comes close to equalizing
On a corner from the right, Dembélé wins his duel with a header at the far post. It just goes past the frame.
Triple change in Monaco
Ben Yedder, Jacobs and Martins replace Embolo, Golovin and Diatta.
Faivre comes into play
He replaces Tolisso for the last minutes of play.
TOKO EKAMBI GOOOOO!
Lyon maintains the suspense! On the right, Cherki sends a cross to Toko Ekambi at the far post, who slips a shot into the small left net of ASM.
Look at the stats
60% possession and 15 shots (5 on target) to 10 (4 on target) for OL.
Cardboard for Lacazette
He is punished for using his hands in a duel.
Lyon can’t do it
Despite the resolutely attacking changes, OL did not manage to worry Nübel again. ASM is heading for a third victory in a row.
Bosz changes everything
Mendes and Lepenant are replaced by Cherli and Reine-Adelaïde. Change of system to be expected, therefore.
Vanderson gives way
Injured, he was replaced post for post in Aguilar.
The Monegasque piston goes out of bounds and should not be able to hold its place.
The game is (almost) done
With a two-goal lead, ASM has plenty to see coming from now on, even if OL can strike at any time, especially on quick transitions.
Golovin close to 3-0
Golovin tries a mischievous roll from the right after the small rebound just before the line. It goes to the right of the goal.
The second goalscorer comes out
Maripan is replaced by Sarr for the last twenty minutes of play.
The Lyon defender collects the first card for having cut off the race of Embolo, who started in depth.
Monaco doubles the bet, again from a set piece! Henrique finds the head of Maripan, free of any marking, on a set piece law of the goal. The Chilean shakes the nets for his 100th.
He gives way to Dembélé, who will bring additional weight in attack.
Les Gones accuse the blow
The visitors no longer manage to approach the opposing goal. Bosz will make changes to try to reverse the situation.
Despite a better start to the second act, Lyon did not manage to find the fault and were punished on one of the rare opposing opportunities since the restart.
1-0 for ASM! From the right, Henrique hits a corner towards Badiashile, who cuts the trajectory of the ball with an unstoppable uncrossed header in the heart of the surface.
Very nice intervention from the Lyon defender in front of his goal and Embolo, ideally placed. Corner to follow.
Double chance for OL!
Launched on the right of the area, Lacazette comes up against Nübeml, who makes a magnificent stop with his foot. In the aftermath, Tetê tries his chain from afar, it passes just above.
Golovin looks for the skylight
The Russian’s roll does not find the opposite skylight when Lopes had not moved. He was offside anyway.
Big pressure from Lyon
The ball no longer leaves the Monegasque camp, even if Golovin has an opportunity to counter, wasted by a missed pass.
Following a slight scramble in the opposing box, Lacazette took his chance with his back to goal. His strike is repelled by the Monegasque defense.
OL set up
Lyon resumed the game by seizing the opposing camp, obtaining a first corner.
It’s back to Monaco!
The second period begins at Louis-II.
0-0 at the break of this pleasant first period. If ASM obtained the best opportunity by touching the post, the two teams in turn obtained several hot chances. Everything remains to be done in this rhythmic clash which keeps all its promises.
2 minutes of added time
We are already coming to the end of this exciting first period.
Golovin worries Lopes
Following a clearance from Nübel, Golovin takes his chance from long distance on a half-volley. It is rejected by Lopes. Note that the Russian was hurt instantly, after a sole from Gusto when he struck.
Tetê finds the small net
Magnificently served by Lacazette in the back of the defense, Tetê takes his chance directly from a tight angle. It’s in Nübel’s little net.
Tete is wrong
Despite a good ball on the right side after a superb cross from Tolisso, the Brazilian striker misses on his center, which finds no one at the far post.
No time-outs since kick-off. OL are often on the attack, but ASM quickly go on the counter to recover.
It doesn’t stop
The ball has been sailing from one area to another non-stop for many minutes. Tagliafico takes his chance but finds only the gloves of Nübel, still vigilant.
Fear in the Lyon area
On a dangerous cross from the right, Mendes is very close to scoring in his own goal but Lopes is vigilant.
Head hits above
On a counter-attack, Lacazette serves Tetê on the left, whose hard shot goes just above the Monegasque goal.
Diatta crosses too much
The right winger rises higher than everyone else in the box to cut off a cross from the right. His powerful head kick is off target.
Embolo still on the ground
After a duel in the Lyon area, Embolo finds himself on the ground again after being hit by Gusto. No penalty.
Already 7 shots
5 attempts for OL and 2 for ASM, who found the post. A shot on target on each side.
Lacazette calls on Nübel
New opportunity in this beautiful first period. In two stages, Lacazette opens the way to the goal and frames his shot, captured by the German goalkeeper.
Embolo claims the penalty
The Swiss striker collapses on the right of the surface, provoking public anger. However, he is not listened to, OL can go back on the attack.
The visitors respond with a new ball in the opposing area. Nübel finally recovers and the Red and Whites can breathe.
Embolo shows himself in turn
New opportunity for the ASM. In front of Lopes, Embolo places a header after a cross from the right. The ball is on the Lyon goalkeeper, who captures.
Monaco finds the post!
On the left, Golovin crosses in front of the goal. Lukeba deflects, the ball reaches Diatta, who sees his shot hit the left post! Lively start to the match at Louis-II.
Maripan also crosses a course
The Chilean central defender is currently playing his 100th match with ASM.
Les Gones insist
Big highlight for OL, who got a corner on the right. Nübel captures the ball and relieves his defense.
Lacazette close to resuming in front of goal
Gusto sends a dangerous cross from the right side. The ball passes just in front of Lacazette, ideally placed in the axis.
Free kick for ASM
40 meters from the goal, Golovin sends a ball into the box. Toko Ekambi hinders Badiashile, OL recover a goal clearance.
OL show up
First offensive for Bosz’s men, from left to right. This ends with a cross from Gusto which goes out of goal.
Embolo on land
The Monegasque striker is on the ground after a tackle from behind by Tolisso. He gets up and the referee signals to play.
The Lyon goalkeeper is looking for his attackers on a long ball in depth. He only finds Badiashile.
Let’s go !
The kick-off of the match is given by OL, have a nice evening everyone!
The two teams enter the lawn of the Louis-II stadium. The match will start soon.
Towards a premiere this season?
If OL have never won away this season in two trips, ASM have not won at home either in three receptions. The two teams could therefore really launch their season by signing a benchmark victory.
The warm-up ends
Kick off this shock in about ten minutes!
Fofana celebrated for his 100th
The midfielder recently played his 100th match for Monaco, which he has been defending since January 2020.
A balanced history
Monaco and Lyon will meet for the 112th time in Ligue 1. The Red and Whites have a total of 46 wins against 41 successes for Lyon, for 24 draws. Note that this is the most disputed poster between two current teams in the championship.
Two teams looking for redemption
Beaten in Lorient this week (1-3), OL must restart a series to stay in touch with the podium. Les Gones could come back to within a point of Lens, third. For its part, Monaco remains on two narrow victories in Nice and Belgrade (1-0 each time) but is only 11th in the championship with 2 small victories in 6 games.
The eleven of Monaco, Ben Yedder replacing
Ben Yedder is on the bench again
Nubel-Disasi, Maripan, Badiashile, Vanderson-Fofana, Camara, Henrique-Golovin, Diatta, Embolo
The composition of OL
Lopes – Tagliafico, Lukeba, Mendes – Gusto, Lepenant, Caqueret, Tolisso – Toko Ekambi, Tete, Lacazette.
Good evening everyone
Welcome to our site to follow the shock of the 7th day of Ligue 1 between AS Monaco and Lyon, which had started well before stalling in Lorient in a late match. The foundations laid by Peter Bosz since his arrival remain fragile. Like its evening opponent, ASM is looking for certainties.