Olympique Lyonnais is going head-to-head with RC Strasbourg starting on 14 Jan 2023 at 20:00 UTC at Groupama Stadium stadium, Lyon city, France. The match is a part of the Ligue 1. Currently, Olympique Lyonnais rank 8th, while RC Strasbourg hold 19th position. Lyon return to Groupama Stadium on Saturday in search of their first home victory in Ligue 1 since late October when they host Strasbourg.
Both teams have yet to win a domestic fixture in 2023, as OL drew 0-0 at Nantes on Wednesday, while the club from Alsace remain in relegation danger after playing to a 2-2 tie with Lens. For the third time in the 21st century, Olympique Lyonnais have failed to win their opening two league fixtures to start a calendar year, going goalless against Clermont (1-0) and Nantes.
Laurent Blanc’s side are now facing a nine-point deficit in the race for a qualification spot in Europe next season, while they have not scored more than once in a home game in this competition since smashing Angers 5-0 at the beginning of September.
In eight league matches over this campaign, the former World Cup winner with France has lost more times (three) than he did in his previous 38 domestic outings as coach of Paris Saint-Germain in