Bertrand Traore leads Lyon past Amiens

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The Burkinabe forward was on top of the game, leading Bruno Genesio’s charges to a victory over the Unicorns in French top-tier

Bertrand Traore got Lyon's first goal in their 2-0 win over Amiens in Sunday’s French Ligue 1 encounter.

In the 24th minute, the striker put the ball behind Regis Gurtner, after being picked out by Tanguy Ndombele Alvaro to give the hosts the lead.

And in the 75th minute, Memphis Depay delivered a brilliant lone effort to double Bruno Genesio side’s lead as they wrapped up their first victory of the season.

The result saw them occupy the fourth spot in French topflight log, and that was the Burkina Faso international first goal of the campaign.

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Lyon will now shift attention to their next league clash with Reims at the Stade Auguste-Delaune II on August 17.