LYON, Apr. 13, 2017 (AMP) — Europa League 2016-17 : Lyon defeated Besiktas by a score of 2-1 (halftime: 0-1), in the first leg of a quarterfinals on Thursday night at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais in Lyon.
Besiktas had started off well by taking the lead in the 15th minute with a goal by Babel Ryan. Trailing 1-0 at half time, “Les Gones” nonetheless manage to reverse the direction of the game by scoring twice in the second period (Tolisso '83 and Morel Jeremy '85).
The second leg between Lyon and Besiktas will be played on Thursday April 20, 2017 (kick-off: 21:05) in Istanbul.
Fixtures and Results : Quarter-finals
- 13 April 2017