Latest French Ligue 2 Features

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French clubs call for strike over 75% tax row

Mark Rodden | October, 24 2013

Clubs in France's top two divisions have called a strike at the end of next month in protest against the government’s plan to introduce a 75 percent tax rate for players. #INSERT type:image caption:Ibrahimovic and Cavani are two player...

French clubs warned over strike threat

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | October, 18 2013

French Sports Minister Valerie Fourneyron has told football clubs they risk a public backlash if they strike in protest at the proposed 75 percent rate of income tax on all income earning more than 1 million euros a year. Following a meeting of ...

Coupe de la Ligue: Lens out, Auxerre through

ESPN staff | August, 28 2013

Ligue 2 leaders Lens are out of the Coupe de la Ligue after suffering a 4-3 defeat at the hands of AS Creteil. Lens took the lead through Adamo Coulibaly, but Creteil took control of the match through goals to Jean-Michel Lesage, Ibrahima Seck an...

Sunderland complete Ba signing, Peruzzi next

ESPN staff | July, 10 2013

Sunderland have completed the signing of Le Havre midfielder El-Hadji Ba on a free transfer, while Velez Sarsfield full-back Gino Peruzzi is on the verge of finalising a move to the Stadium of Light. Ba, 20, has signed a three-year deal with t...

El-Hadji Ba joins Sunderland - report

Kristan Heneage | June, 11 2013

Sunderland have signed France youth international El-Hadji Ba from Le Havre, L'Equipe has reported. A product of the famed Le Havre youth academy, the 20-year-old refused a contract extension with the club in April and has now confirmed he wil...

Monaco sign Falcao from Atletico Madrid

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | May, 31 2013

Monaco have announced they have clinched the signing of Radamel Falcao from Atletico Madrid in a Ligue 1 record deal worth a reported €60 million. • Marcotti: Falcao's choice • Johnson: Monaco have arrived Falcao, 2...

Agent confirms Monaco interest in Hulk

ESPN staff | May, 28 2013

French side Monaco are interested in signing Zenit St Petersburg striker Hulk, according to the Brazilian's agent. Hulk, 26, could link up with former Porto team-mate Radamel Falcao, who has reportedly begun negotiations to secure a move to th...

Radamel Falcao's move to Monaco '90% done'

ESPN staff | May, 15 2013

Monaco goalkeeper Danijel Subasic has revealed Atletico Madrid striker Radamel Falcao is almost certain to join the Ligue 1-bound club, claiming a deal is "90 per cent" done. Falcao, 27, has been linked with a move to Chelsea, Real M...

Arsenal close on Sanogo

ESPN staff | May, 17 2013

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed the club are close to bolstering their attacking ranks with the signing of young Auxerre striker Yaya Sanogo. #INSERT type:image caption:Yaya Sanogo has impressed with Auxerre this season END# -...

Nantes appeal to CAS over transfer embargo

ESPN staff | February, 28 2013

Nantes have appealed to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in an attempt to overturn a one-year transfer embargo imposed by FIFA over the transfer of forward Ismael Bangoura from Dubai-based club Al Nasr. On top of the transfer embargo, ...

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