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Everyone thought that Olympique Lyonnais was cured. After his convincing victory against Paris Saint-Germain last Sunday (2-1), the Rhone club seemed to have a track all drawn to the second place of the 1 League. Except this Sunday night, the team of Bruno Genesio fell from high in Nice (0-1). After five wins in a row, OL have relapsed into the league. A hiccup near the end of the first leg of the Champions League against Barça. Now relegated to six lengths of the LOSC, Lyon can however blame himself, since as in the first leg against Nice (0-1 in August), the OL was punished by a hardly believable inefficiency, as this tweet by Gaël Berger shows.

"OL's biggest feat this season is not to beat Manchester City or PSG. It's to have lost twice against Nice without putting a goal despite 52 strikes! 2 hypotheses to explain the 52 goal scoreless strikes against Nice: lack of luck, lack of success, super goalkeeper opposite OR bad choice (goal area), lack of aggression, egoism. To each his opinion », launches the journalist on social networks. Very strong in big matches where there is space, the OL continues to galley in some meetings of less importance against teams regrouped in defense. A real constant under the Genesio era ...

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