French giants Olympique Lyon entertains Bordeaux in matchday 12 of the French top division both sides keen to get the maximum points in an encounter that could go either way.
Lyon will be banking on their native faithful to get the job done against the unpredictable Bordeaux side in an encounter the home sides appear to be favorites.
Bruno Genesio charges head into the clash in high morale after piping Angers 2-1 away from home in their last Ligue 1 encounter and more of the same will surely be the manager’s message to his players.
The homes side have registered mixed results in their last five matches managing two wins, two draws and suffered one defeat in their last five matches.
The hosts currently lie 4th in the French top division with 4 20 points from 11 matches played and a win in the coming clash could see them rise up to 3rd in the French top division.
Bordeaux hit the road to face yon hoping to sneak away with the maximum points in a hostile environment.
Bordeaux will be keen to bounce back from their bitter 1-0 loss home to Nice and get back to winning ways against the French giants.
The visitors are currently in mediocre form heading into the clash having lost four of their last five matches save for one win.
The beleaguered visitors currently lie 8th in the French top division with 14 points from 11 matches played and a win in this could see them rise up to 6th in the top division.
Lyon will be counting on Dutch Talisman Memphis Depay to get the goals upfront and sink the visiting Bordeaux.
HEAD TO HEAD
Bordeaux has won two, Lyon won one and two draws have been registered between the two sides in their last five matches.