For its debut in the Champions League, Lille conceded the draw (0-0) against the Germans of Wolfsburg on Tuesday night in Pierre-Mauroy.
A frustrating result since the champions of France showed a much more attractive face than in Ligue 1 where they have suffered since the start of the season (12th in the standings).
Jonathan David even made the 32,000 spectators rejoice after returning from the locker room but his goal was canceled by the VAR.
Despite several chances against an opponent reduced to ten for thirty minutes, Jocelyn Gourvennec's men did not find the fault.
They will travel to Salzburg on Day 2 on September 29.
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