PLAYER RATINGS: Maxwel Cornet capped fine display with another goal against the Blues but error-riddled Aymeric Laporte was lost in back five
- Laporte struggled after City tweaked the formation to match opponents
- Kevin De Bruyne was a constant threat and scored a wonderful equaliser
- Impressive Maxwel Cornet was a big influence for Lyon in Lisbon
- Manchester City 1-3 Lyon: Guardiola’s men DUMPED out of Champions League
Substitute Moussa Dembele struck twice as Lyon stunned Manchester City with a 3-1 victory on Saturday to move into the semi-finals of the Champions League where they will face Bayern Munich.
Lyon took the lead in the 24th minute with a fine finish from Maxwel Cornet but City drew level through a Kevin De Bruyne side-foot finish in the 69th minute.
Dembele broke free and Ederson’s outstretched leg couldn’t keep his shot out of the net to make it 2-1 and the striker pounced for his second in 87th minute.
Sportsmail’s Jack Gaughan rated the players.
Lyon stunned Manchester City to move into the semi-finals of the Champions League
Ederson – 5.5
Can’t really fault him for the first goal but a calamitous error for Lyon’s third.
Fernandinho – 4.5
Booked early on and that hindered him thereafter. Drawn out into unfamiliar areas.
Eric Garcia – 5
Caught by a run in behind for Lyon’s first goal. Never seemed particularly comfortable.
Aymeric Laporte – 4.5
Looked a spare part on the left of a back three and made an unusual number of mistakes.
Aymeric Laporte struggled after Pep Guardiola tweaked the formation to match his opponents
Rodri – 5
Not incisive enough in possession. City needed him to really force the issue as they stagnated.
Kyle Walker – 6
Could not get any change out of the very impressive Maxwell Cornet. No chance to affect the game.
Kevin De Bruyne – 7
Mirrored performances of earlier in the campaign: seemed the man to bail out a dreadful City.
Ilkay Gundogan – 6
Not his fault but City needed more aggressive running from midfield and Gundogan doesn’t provide that.
Midfielder Kevin De Bruyne was a constant threat and scored a wonderful equaliser
Joao Cancelo – 6.5
More progressive then Walker on the other flank. One of very few who had a positive evening.
Raheem Sterling – 6
The most likely in a City shirt to make something happen but a horrendous miss late on.
Gabriel Jesus – 6.5
Very quiet until he started finding a bit of space and drawing fouls around the box.
Riyad Mahrez (for Fernandinho, 56) – 7
David Silva (for Rodri, 84)
Anthony Lopes – 6.5
City created little before half-time but Lopes retained his concentration admirably.
Jason Denayer – 7
A largely calm display. Couldn’t cope with Sterling initially but became stronger.
Marcelo – 6.5
Marshalled the back three nicely, although started giving away daft fouls as the game went on.
Fernando Marcal – 7.5
Dangerous at set pieces and stood up to City’s running from deep. Stayed narrow.
Impressive Maxwel Cornet was a big influence for the French side on Saturday night
Leo Dubois – 6
Tough assignment up against Cancelo marauding forward and doubled up with Denayer.
Maxence Caqueret – 7.5
Barely wasted a pass, a harrier in midfield and capable of breaking forward to cause problems.
Bruno Guimaraes – 7
Only his eighth appearance for Lyon but appeared at home, often sweeping up.
Houssem Aouar – 7
Developing into some midfielder. Particularly adept at spotting troubling pockets to exploit.
Disciplined Memphis Depay dropped in between the lines to help out the Lyon midfield
Maxwel Cornet – 8
Has a knock of scoring against City and a wonderful finish for the opener. Defended well.
Memphis Depay – 6
Not an explosive display. Drifted away from his marker to link with midfield as Lyon broke.
Karl Toko Ekambi – 7.5
Physical presence, excellent movement and occupied the centre halves when leading the line.
Thiago Mendes (for Guimaraes, 70) – 6
Kenny Tete (for Dubois, 74) – 6
Moussa Dembele (for Depay, 75) – 7.5
Jeff Reine-Adelaide (for Ekambi, 87)
Referee: Danny Makkelie (NED) – 5
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