Moussa Dembele helped Olympique Lyonnais tools up for his or her Champions League conflict in opposition to Juventus with a objective and an lend a hand as his scoring shape persevered in a 2-Zero Ligue 1 win at Metz who completed with 10 males on Friday.
Dembele were given his 14th league objective of the season, his 10th in all competitions in 2020, with a penalty and Houssem Aouar struck deep into added time to boost OL to 6th with 37 issues from 26 video games.
Lyon host Juve of their Champions League closing 16, first leg tie on Wednesday and, in the event that they weren’t spectacular, a minimum of Dembele lived as much as his recognition.
Lyon went forward 8 mins into first-half stoppage time when Dembele scored from the spot following a handball by means of Matthieu Udol.
Maxwel Cornet had to begin with taken the spot-kick which used to be blocked however referee Eric Wattellier ordered it to be retaken as a result of keeper Alexandre Oukidja used to be off his objective line.
Dembele took over for Cornet and coolly transformed the second one try.
Metz, 15th on 28 issues, had captain Habib Diallo despatched off with a immediately crimson card for slapping Fernando Marcal.
Aouar wrapped up the issues for the guests 4 mins into added time after being arrange by means of Dembele.