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Ligue 1: Rodriguez inspires Monaco

PA Sport | April, 6 2014

Monaco kept alive any slim hopes of claiming a first Ligue 1 title in 14 years with a 3-1 win over Nantes. Having not tasted victory in their previous two league outings, Claudio Ranieri's team had to win to prevent themselves falling an ...

Nantes handed lengthy transfer embargo

Mark Rodden | March, 7 2014

Nantes have been hit with a one-year transfer ban after the Swiss Federal Supreme Court found that the signing of forward Ismael Bangoura had breached regulations. FIFA and the Court of Arbitration for Sport, both based in Switzerland, had ori...

Coupe de la Ligue: Lyon beat Marseille for semis

Press Association | January, 15 2014

Lyon beat Marseille 2-1 to advance to the Coupe de la Ligue semi-finals with goals from Yoann Gourcuff and Bafetimbi Gomis. The opener came when Clement Grenier's 30-yard free-kick bounced awkwardly in front of keeper Steve Mandanda. He could ...

Lyon fight supporter ban for Rhone derby

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | October, 29 2013

Lyon have declared their intention to fight the decision to ban their supporters from travelling to St Etienne for next month's potentially explosive Rhone derby. Authorities in the Loire department made the move to prevent OL fans attending t...

Nantes boss hails 'technically excellent' Bedoya

ESPN Staff | October, 20 2013

Even before Alejandro Bedoya scored the winning goal for Nantes on Saturday, his manager Michel Der Zakarian was praising his American midfielder. • McIntyre: Bedoya raising his game for U.S. With just three minutes remaining Saturday, Filip ...

Nantes appeal Ligue 1 points deduction

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | August, 22 2013

Nantes have made an appeal to the French Football Federation (FFF) in an attempt to stop themselves from being docked three points for fielding an ineligible player. • Yokhin: The culture club Newly promoted back to Ligue 1 after a...

Nantes' Djordjevic slams club officials

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | August, 15 2013

Nantes forward Filip Djordjevic has called club officials "amateur" after the administrative error which is likely to cost the newly-promoted side three points. • Yokhin: Nantes - Ligue 1's culture club Djordjevic, 25, set the Ca...

Nantes face Ligue 1 points deduction

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | August, 14 2013

Nantes are likely to lose the three points they earned with their opening-day defeat of Bastia after the newly-promoted side fielded an ineligible player. Back in the top flight for the first time since 2009, the 2000-01 Ligue 1 champions cele...

Ligue 1: Monaco off to winning start, Lyon cruise

ESPN staff | August, 11 2013

Emmanuel Riviere threatened to upstage Monaco's expensive summer imports in Saturday's 2-0 victory at Bordeaux - but €60 million man Radamel Falcao had the last word. A bumper crowd at the Stade Chaban Delmas came both to usher in the new...

Bedoya signs 3-year deal with Nantes in Ligue 1

ESPN Staff | August, 8 2013

U.S. national team midfielder Alejandro Bedoya completed a move to French side Nantes on Thursday, signing a three-year deal. Bedoya, 26, passed a medical Thursday and will be presented Friday, Nantes said. Last season at Helsinborgs in the Swedi...

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