Nantes News

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Der Zakarian gets vote of confidence at Nantes

August, 25 2008

Nantes coach Michel Der Zakarian has been given the dreaded vote of confidence just three matches into the new Ligue 1 campaign.

Reading swoop for Ivory Coast star Fae

August, 2 2007

Reading served notice of their intentions for the new season today by breaking their club record to sign Ivory Coast international Emerse Fae from Nantes.

Nantes start Ligue 2 campaign with 5-0 rout

July, 31 2007

Eight-times French champions Nantes started life as a Ligue 2 club for the first time in over four decades with a 5-0 rout, making clear they were determined to secure an immediate return to the top flight.

Polish-born businessman buys Nantes

July, 28 2007

Polish-born businessman Waldemar Kita has bought former French champions Nantes from owner Serge Dassault, just days before they are about to start life as a Ligue 2 club for the first time in over four decades.

Bolton to sign winger Wilhelmsson on loan

July, 26 2007

Bolton have announced they expect to sign Swedish winger Christian Wilhelmsson on loan from Nantes 'in the next 24 hours'.

Toulouse get points after fans stop Nantes match

May, 24 2007

Toulouse were awarded three points by the disciplinary ruling of the French Professional League (LFP) on Thursday after their Ligue 1 match at relegated Nantes last weekend was abandoned because angry fans invaded the pitch.

Relegated Nantes descend into confusion

May, 20 2007

Nantes's last home match in Ligue 1 was marred by confusing scenes which symbolised the downfall of the once great club.

Ligue 1: Marseille go second, Nantes relegated

May, 9 2007

Olympique Marseille boosted their morale ahead of the French Cup final by beating Nancy 2-1 on Wednesday to move into second in Ligue 1 while once great Nantes were relegated for the first time.

Barthez rules out career end after Nantes fight

May, 3 2007

Fabien Barthez, who has left his Nantes club after getting into a fight with a supporter, has ruled out ending his career.

Fan attack forces end of Barthez's career?

April, 30 2007

Fabien Barthez's flamboyant career has almost certainly ended with a controversial exit in keeping with one of the world's best but most eccentric goalkeepers.

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