French giants Lyon clashes with St Ettiene after the international break in matchday 14 of the French top division both sides keen to get the maximum points.
Lyon will be keen to make home support count and down the unpredictable St Ettiene side who will come knocking on the door.
Lyon head into the clash buoyed by their 4-2 win over Guingamp in the last French Ligue 1 encounter and more of the same on the road will be to the delight of their manager.
Bruno Genesio charges head into the clash having registered mixed results in their last five matches registering two win and three draws in their last five matches.
The hosts currently lie 4th in the Ligue 1 standings with 24 points from 13 matches played and a win in the coming clash could see them climb upto second in the French top division.
St Ettiene travel to face Lyon hoping to frsustrate their hosts and sneak away with the crucial three points on the road.
St Ettiene head into the clash buoyed by their 2-0 home win over Reims in their last Ligue 1 encounter and more of the same will be their top priority.
The visitors have registered mixed resulst in their last five matches winning two, managing two dras and suffering one loss in their last five matches.
The away side currently lie 5th in the French top divison with 23 points one less than their hosts and a win in the coming clash cloud see the rise upto 2nd in the French top division.
Lyon will be counting on inform dutch hitman Memphis Depay to fitre them past their vistors who will be counting on Tunisian goal poacher Wabhi Khazri to continue with his fine goalscoring touch to get the job done.
HEAD TO HEAD
Lyon has won two, St Ettiene won two and one draw has been witnessed between the two sides in their last five matches.