As one of the perennial football leaders in Europe, Olympique Lyonnais is poised to perform well in some upcoming competitions. They have gathered together some top talent, which features some star players brought in from around the world. The team has cultivated a reputation for successfully advancing within national and international level competitions. So it is no surprise that they will be advancing further in to the next level of tournament action.
In their most recent game, Lyon was able to defeat Real Betis. The match was closer than many had anticipated, with Olympique Lyonnais coming out on top 1-0. They were the home team and the favorite, so the results of this match surprised many people out there. Lyons actually plays in the highest division of French football, which is a conference known as Ligue 1.
Currently, the team is gearing up to enter a new stage of competition. The UEFA Champions League is set to be featured soon, which will draw in attention for many people out there. Lyons has secured its place in the tournament, which was confirmed by their 1-0 victory over Real Betis.
Given some of their current players, the team is expected to advance far in to the tournament. Some of these players include Maxime Gonalons and Samuel Umtiti. Both of these players acknowledged that they could have done better against Betis, but plan to be back in true form at the next level of competition.