Ligue 1 review
Lyon smash Nice to apply pressure
December 22, 2012
By ESPN staff
Lyon maintained their charge for the Ligue 1 title after an easy 3-0 win over Nice at the Stade de Gerland.
Goals from Lisandro Lopez, Anthony Reveillere and a Bafetimbi Gomis penalty saw them to victory as they went level with Paris St Germain at the top of the table. It was an unhappy return to Lyon for former boss Claude Puel whose side ended the match with 10 men after David Ospina was sent off in the build-up to the Gomis spot kick.
Lyon's Dejan Lovren saw ...