Thus, despite two close matches, Juve eliminated the French club, which lost twice (0-1, 1-2). It is nevertheless remarkable that in each of these two matches against the Italian champions, OL will have had seven starters out of eleven from their academy (not counting the appearances of Nabil Fekir at the end of the first leg, and by Clinton Njie at the end of each match). 1/8 Manchester United 1-1 0-1 OL lost in the round of 16 with an aggregate score of 1-2 against Manchester United, future winners of the Champions League that year. 2003-2004 Champions League Group stage Bayern Munich 1-1 2-1 10 18 Lyon finished first in its group with 10 points. 2006-2007 Champions League Group stage Real Madrid 2-0 2-2 19 10 Lyon finished first in its group with 14 points. The group stage draw puts him in the group of Real Madrid (for the second year in a row), Dinamo kyiv and Steaua Bucharest. Spanish Championship: new correction for Sporting de Gijón, which lost heavily on the pitch of Real Madrid (7-1). Rafael van der Vaart is the author of a hat-trick.
Qualified for the 2006-2007 Champions League thanks to its victory in the French championship in 2006, Jean-Michel Aulas's club only had a lackluster run in the Champions League, its elimination by AS Rome in a sharp round of 16 with a brilliant performance in the group stage and in the championship. In the round of 16 (the third in its history in the competition), as in the quarter-final of the 2004-2005 season, OL faced PSV Eindhoven. Lyon lost on penalties 2-4 after a cruel quarter-final scenario against PSV Eindhoven. Lyon: Edmilson (34th, delayed tackle on Karpine); Real Sociedad: Karpine (42nd, anti-game on Malouda), Jauregi (65th, tackle from behind on Govou), Schürrer (67th, tripped on Govou). Replacements. 60th: Gabilondo by DEPEDRO and Aranburu by NIHAT; 85th: Schürrer by DE PAULA. Replacements. 16th: Coupet by VERCOUTRE; 83rd: Luyindula by ELBER; 87th: Dhorasoo by BERTHOD.
Lyon were eliminated from the 2005-2006 Champions League in the quarter-finals by AC Milan with an aggregate score of three goals to one. 1/8 Real Sociedad 1-0 1-0 Lyon reached the final phase of knockout matches for the first time, eliminated in the quarter-final against the eventual winner of the event that year. 1/8 Werder Bremen 7-2 3-0 Lyon advance to their second ever quarter-final, setting their record win in the competition and scoring 10 goals across the two games. Beforehand, Lyon had battled in the groups since qualification had been snatched thanks to a victory against Rangers, in Scotland, on the final day, allowing the French champion to finish second behind FC Barcelona, with 10 points. OL also won the draw in Spain in the return match, equalizing thanks to a splendid backheel from the surprising John Carew.
However, while OL try to play the game, the opposite is happening. This is the first time in five years that OL have not finished first in their group. 1/8 FC Barcelona 1-1 2-5 OL lost with a cumulative score of 3-6 against FC Barcelona, future winner of the event that year. Cruel scenario for OL who were eliminated on penalties after two 1-1 draws against PSV Eindhoven. 1/8 PSV Eindhoven 4-0 1-0 After taking their revenge on PSV Eindhoven, OL failed again in the quarter-final, against the finalist of the previous edition, AC Milan, at the end of a scenario cruel again. However, over the years, OL have lost many of their flagship players from the 2000s, and therefore part of their past power, liverpool kits 23/24 leaving many regrets and a taste of unfinished business with regard to Lyon's various careers in the Ligue des. champions. On the other hand, the Lyon midfielder was at the level of the opposition, in particular Diarra, Essien, Govou or Dhorasso, who replaced Juninho at half-time. They have an impressive midfield made up of Zico, Falcão, Toninho Cerezo and Sócrates, but also other stars like full-back Júnior and striker Éder.