Coupe de France: Lens edge out Lyon in extra time

Last Updated: 13/02/14 10:58pm

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Lens' Benjamin Bourigeaud (left) vies with Henri Bedimo NSame

Lens' Benjamin Bourigeaud (left) vies with Henri Bedimo NSame

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Late goals from Pierrick Valdivia and Jean-Philippe Gbamin earned Lens a Coupe de France quarter-final tie with Monaco after a 2-1 win at Lyon.

Jimmy Briand opened the scoring for Lyon after eight minutes when he headed in a cross from Miguel Lopes.

But Lens left it until late to equalise when Valdivia scored from the penalty spot in second half injury time.

Gbamin added a second early in the first period of extra-time and Lens held on to earn a trip to face Monaco.

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