During OM’s title-winning 2009-10 season, one of the most incredible games in Ligue 1 history took place in November. Lyon and OM, battling it out for the Ligue title, met at the Stade Gerland for what would be an absolute insane game. The game flow was incredible: Ten goals scored, 4 equalizing goals, and 5 goals scored in the last fifteen minutes of the game. This Olympico would forever go down as a classic of French Football. Analysis/video highlights below.
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