European champions Lyon will look to breathe some life into their Champions League marketing campaign on Thursday night, after they journey to Zurich.
Lyon are winless after their first two group matches, and given the powerful group they discover themselves in, three factors on Thursday night is a should to get again on monitor for quarter remaining qualification.
They face a Zurich facet who’ve narrowly misplaced each of their opening two group matches. The Swiss outfit will not be a full time, skilled workforce, and are managed by legendary Germany striker Inka Grings – who received the competitors as a participant.
When is kick off? Thursday 24 November, 17:45 (GMT)
The place is the match being performed? Wefox Enviornment
TV channel/livestream? DAZN UEFA Girls’s Champions League YouTube
Highlights? DAZN UEFA Girls’s Champions League YouTube
Lyon proceed to be with out Dzsenifer Marozsan, Catarina Macario and Ellie Carpenter, who’re all sidelined with ACL tears. Griedge Mbock is one other Lyon long run absentee after dislocating her knee in September.
The damage issues do not cease there for Lyon, with Ada Hegerberg, Sara Dabritz, Selma Bacha and Damaris Egurrola all lacking in current weeks.
Lyon are contending with a mountain of damage issues and are consequently but to hit their standard heights this season; the French champions suffered a shock 5-1 loss to Arsenal of their opening group stage fixture, had been held by Juventus of their second, and have uncharacteristically dropped factors within the league.
Regardless of not being a full-time workforce, Zurich made it troublesome in spells for Arsenal when the 2 sides met on the Emirates, and briefly made issues attention-grabbing within the second half after pulling a objective again. Nonetheless, they’re nonetheless a facet Lyon needs to be anticipated to get the higher of.
Prediction: Zurich 0-2 Lyon