Lyon knock out Bilbao in 3-2 thriller

Athletic Bilbao 2 – Lyon 3 (Europa league, November 8, 2012) Lyon took the lead early on through a Bafatemi Gomis header. Yoann Gourcuff added a second after the keeper couldn’t get rid of Gomis’s effort. Ander Herrera gave the struggling Spaniards hope after a goalmouth scramble. Aritz Aduriz pulled it level from the penalty spot in the 55th minute. Alexandre Lacazette restored Lyon’s lead soon after, firing home at the Keepers near post.

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