Lyon – Betis Sevilla duel between the top two teams in Group I!

From 20:00 Lyon will face Real Betis in the stage number five in Group I in the Europa League. In the tour match two teams drew 0-0.

Lyon started very good season in Ligue 1, but then followed a period of very weak and it shows now when the team was only seventh in the rankings. Weekends Lyon drew 1-1 with Valenciennes, a band struggling to avoid relegation. In this group the French ranks second with a disadvantage of two points from their opponent in this game. Lyon won only one match at home 1-0 with Rijeka, other parties being finished in a draw. In the last five games in all competitions, the team coached by Remi Garde has not been defeated.

Mouhamadou Dabo from this meeting and Rachid Ghezzal is unavailable, while Yassine Benz returns after an injury, and Clement Grenier after a suspension. Anthony Lopes and Mathieu Gorgelin goalkeepers are injured and between the goal posts will appear Remy Vercoutre. Remi Garde will start this match with two strikers, Lacazette and Gomis, following that Gourcuff to play behind them.

Betis Sevilla is in a very weak Primera Division, especially after the weekend was defeated rival Sevilla 4-0 away. Betis occupy the last position in Spain, and was defeated four times in the last six matches played in all competitions. Primera Division team began this group with two draws, then double Guimaraes won with the same score 1-0 in both matches. Betis earned a minimum of three goals in four of the last five trips in all competitions. With a success today, Spaniards and would secure first place in this group.

In this confrontation Betis will not be able to count on perquisite, Vadillo, Juan Carlos, Ruben Castro and were included in lot more players coming from the youth. Girl band last year very few players remaining in the first 11 Nacho and Paulao being among them.