Lyon and Monaco play their last group match in the Europa League this Thursday, the two French clubs are sure to finish first in their group.
Last day of the Europa League group stage this Thursday! If this match is at stake for theIF, the two other French clubs engaged in the competition will be rather quiet.
Indeed, Lyon and Monaco are already qualified and better, they are guaranteed to finish first in their respective group. The Lyonnais had inherited a rather affordable Group A (Glasgow Rangers, Sparta Prague, Brondby) and did not foil. With 5 victories in 5 matches, the Gones have assumed their status and have shown themselves to be much more clinical than in the league.
🔴 Match day 🔵
– Olympique Lyonnais (@OL) December 9, 2021
This Thursday, they face the Rangers for a game without a stake since the Scots are also qualified. The men of Peter Bosz will nevertheless want to reassure themselves after their last rather disappointing performances. The German technician should rotate his workforce before moving to Little this weekend in the league.
Tonight, 𝗰’𝗲𝘀𝘁 𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗰𝗵.
— AS Monaco 🇲🇨 (@AS_Monaco) December 9, 2021
For Monegasques, it’s pretty much the same thing. With a larger group than Lyon (PSV, Real society, Storm Graz), the players of Niko Kovac They rose to the challenge and, after several hung games, they managed to secure the lead of the group. Traveling to Austria to face Sturm Graz, they will be able to run since they too have a big meeting this Sunday: a trip to the Parc des Princes to face the Paris Saint Germain.
Meeting at 6:45 p.m. for the two teams.