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Coupe de France: Nice survive nine-goal thriller

PA Sport | January, 22 2014

Nice overcame Marseille 5-4 in a thrilling Mediterranean derby to book their place in the last 16 of the Coupe de France on Tuesday night. The all-Ligue 1 tie was the clear pick of the night's action and more than lived up to its billing as bo...

Landreau eyes retirement, record nears

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | October, 18 2013

Mickael Landreau has raised the prospect of retirement as he closes in on Ligue 1's all-time appearance record. Landreau, 34, is just six games shy of equalling Jean-Luc Ettori's mark of 602 matches in France's top flight, and should pass that ma...

Squillaci 'not annoyed' with Wenger

ESPN staff | October, 9 2013

Sebastien Squillaci insists he holds no grudge against Arsene Wenger despite his Arsenal failing to lift off. • Mangan: Wilshere patience Squillaci, 33, returned to France this summer on a season-long contract with Bastia after thr...

Bastia sign Ryad Boudebouz from Sochaux

September, 2 2013

Bastia have beaten the transfer deadline to sign attacking midfielder Ryad Boudebouz from Sochaux for €1 million, the Ligue 1 club have confirmed. The Algeria international, 23, has signed a three-year contract with the Corsican club after spe...

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...

Midfielder Rothen poised for Bastia exit

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | June, 19 2013

Jerome Rothen has said it would be “simpler” for him to leave Bastia after deciding he did not share coach Frederic Hantz’s vision for the club’s future. Rothen, 35, the Ligue 2 Player of the Year when he helped the Corsican club into the top fli...

Bastia 'keeper Landreau keeping options open

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | May, 9 2013

Bastia goalkeeper Mickael Landreau is keeping his options open as the France international continues to chase down the all-time Ligue 1 appearance record. Landreau, 33, left Lille before Christmas after falling out with the northern club but s...

French rivals earn stadium bans

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | May, 8 2013

Bastia and Ajaccio have been ordered to play both their Corsican derbies next season behind closed doors and at a neutral venue after trouble flared on and off the pitch when the pair met each other this term.

Bastia's Rothen given suspended gambling ban

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | March, 15 2013

Former France international Jerome Rothen has expressed his astonishment after being handed a three-month suspended ban for breaking France's strict laws on players' involvement in gambling.

Bastia-Ajaccio fan trouble row continues

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | March, 5 2013

The fall-out from last weekend's explosive Corsican derby between Bastia and Ajaccio continues with both camps blaming the other for the violent incidents which erupted before and after the match.

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