Olympique Lyonnais Seasons

A season-by-season overview of Olympique Lyonnais’ history.

SeasonDivisionPositionCoupe de FranceCoupe de la LigueEurope
2021-22Ligue 1NAEuropa League
2020-21Ligue 14thQuarter-FinalNANA
2019-20Ligue 17thSemi-FinalFinalChampions League
Semi-Final
2018-19Ligue 13rdSemi-FinalQuarter-FinalChampions League
Round of 16
2017-18Ligue 13rdQuarter-FinalRound of 16Europa League
Round of 16
2016-17Ligue 14thRound of 32Round of 16Champions League
Group Stage
Europa League
Semi-Final
2015-16Ligue 12ndRound of 16Quarter-FinalChampions League
Group Stage
2014-15Ligue 12ndRound of 32Round of 16Europa League
Qualifying Play-off Round
2013-14Ligue 15thRound of 16FinalChampions League
Group Stage
Europa League
Quarter-Final
2012-13Ligue 13rdRound of 64Round of 16Europa League
Round of 32
2011-12Ligue 14thWinnerFinalChampions League
Round of 16
2010-11Ligue 13rdRound of 32Round of 16Champions League
Round of 16
2009-10Ligue 12ndRound of 32Quarter-FinalChampions League
Semi-Final
2008-09Ligue 13rdRound of 16Round of 16Champions League
Round of 16
2007-08Ligue 11stWinnerQuarter-FinalChampions League
Round of 16
2006-07Ligue 11stRound of 16FinalChampions League
Round of 16
2005-06Ligue 11stQuarter-FinalRound of 32Champions League
Quarter-Final
2004-05Ligue 11stRound of 16Round of 32Champions League
Quarter-Final
2003-04Ligue 11stRound of 16Round of 32Champions League
Quarter-Final
2002-03Ligue 11stRound of 64Round of 16Champions League
First Group Stage
UEFA Cup
Round of 32
2001-02Division 11stRound of 32Round of 16Champions League
First Group Stage
UEFA Cup
Round of 16
2000-01Division 12ndQuarter-FinalWinnerChampions League
Second Group Stage
1999-00Division 13rdQuarter-FinalQuarter-FinalChampions League
Third Preliminary Round
UEFA Cup
Round of 32
1998-99Division 13rdRound of 64Round of 32UEFA Cup
Quarter-Final
1997-98Division 16thSemi-FinalRound of 32UEFA Cup
Round of 32
1996-97Division 18thRound of 32Round of 16NA
1995-96Division 111thRound of 64FinalUEFA Cup
Round of 16
1994-95Division 12ndRound of 32Round of 16NA
1993-94Division 18thRound of 32Quarter-Final*NA
1992-93Division 114thRound of 64Groupe Centre-Est*NA
1991-92Division 116thRound of 64NAUEFA Cup
Round of 32
1990-91Division 15thRound of 64NANA
1989-90Division 18thRound of 64NANA
1988-89Division 2B1stRound of 16NANA
1987-88Division 2A2ndRound of 32NANA
1986-87Division 2B2ndRound of 16Groupe D*NA
1985-86Division 2A3rd8th Round**NANA
1984-85Division 2B7thRound of 642nd Group Round*NA
1983-84Division 2A3rdRound of 16NANA
1982-83Division 119thRound of 16Groupe 3*NA
1981-82Division 116thRound of 16NANA
1980-81Division 16thRound of 64NANA
1979-80Division 118thRound of 64NANA
1978-79Division 17thRound of 32NANA
1977-78Division 117thRound of 64NANA
1976-77Division 16thRound of 64NANA
1975-76Division 116thFinalNAUEFA Cup
First Round
1974-75Division 13rdRound of 64NAUEFA Cup
Second Round
1973-74Division 13rdQuarter-FinalNAEuropean Cup Winners’ Cup
Second Round
1972-73Division 113thWinnerNANA
1971-72Division 15thRound of 64NANA
1970-71Division 17thFinalNANA
1969-70Division 115thRound of 16NANA
1968-69Division 19thRound of 16NAInter-Cities Fairs Cup
Second Round
1967-68Division 112thRound of 16NAEuropean Cup Winners’ Cup
Quarter-Final
1966-67Division 115thWinnerNANA
1965-66Division 116thRound of 16NANA
1964-65Division 16thRound of 64Groupe 5European Cup Winners’ Cup
First Round
1963-64Division 14thWinnerGroupe 4European Cup Winners’ Cup
Semi-Final
1962-63Division 15thFinalNANA
1961-62Division 116thRound of 32NAInter-Cities Fairs Cup
First Round
1960-61Division 115thRound of 16NAInter-Cities Fairs Cup
First Round
1959-60Division 116thRound of 32NANA
1958-59Division 19thQuarter-FinalNAInter-Cities Fairs Cup
First Round
1957-58Division 18thRound of 16NANA
1956-57Division 112thRound of 16NANA
1955-56Division 18thSemi-FinalNANA
1954-55Division 112thRound of 16NANA
1953-54Division 21stRound of 32NANA
1952-53Division 28thRound of 16NANA
1951-52Division 117thRound of 32NANA
1950-51Division 21stRound of 64NANA

*Coupe d’été (the Coupe de la Ligue proper ran from the 1994-95 season to the 2019-20 season).
**This was the round before the Round of 64. 88 clubs participated in this round and the top division clubs had not yet entered the competition.