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Performance record of Olympique Lyon football club

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French football club Olympique Lyonnais

The Olympique Lyon football club are one of the 16 teams that are battling for a place in the quarter-finals of the UEFA Champions League and this feat itself speaks volumes about the successful string of performances given by the club in the recent past. Lyon football club is a prestigious French football league team with a remarkable squad, capable of playing against the top sides in the world. Lyon fc has a decorated trophy cabinet and has been lauded by critics for playing good football in all competitions. The Lyon football club also has a distinction of starting a national record-breaking streak of seven successive titles which is a massive achievement. The club under coach Claude Puel has created many upsets and won crucial games against tough teams such as Real Madrid football club in the UEFA Champions League 2009/10.

Performance record of Olympique football club

1) Ligue 1 Winners (7 times).

2) Ligue 2 Winners (3 times).

3) USFSA Lyonnaise French Championship Winners (4 times).

4) French Championship (southern pool) Winners.

5) Coupe de France Winners (4 times).

6) Coupe de la Ligue Winners.

7) Trophee des Champions Winners (7 times).

8) UEFA Intertoto Cup Winners.

These magnificent achievements outline the club’s progress rate and improvement and are a source of pride for their ever increasing fans.

Profile of Olympique Lyonnais football club

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Olympique Lyonnais football club

Olympique Lyon football club is a French football club and was nationally established in 1950. The Lyon football club is highly popular in France and is a dominating side in the French Ligue 1. Lyon football club has also proven it’s mettle by reaching the semifinals of the UEFA Champions League in the 2009/10 season by beating top class teams such as Real Madrid football club in the process.

Olympique Lyon football club is currently owned by French businessman Jean-Michel Aulas who has helped transform the club from a second division side into one of the richest football clubs of the world. Lyon football club is also known as ‘LES GONES (the kids)’ among it’s supporters and plays it’s home matches at the Stade de Gerland; having a capacity to hold over 40,000 fans. The Lyon football club of French football league has a talented squad under the supervision of French manager Claude Puel who has helped the club to achieve success in domestic and international competitions. The crest of Lyon football club is blue and red shield with the letters ‘OL’ and lion in between, the club name ‘OLYMPIQUE LYONNAIS’ is also written at the top. The club kit is represented by red, blue and white colours. Lyon fc has a very large and loyal fanbase all over the world.