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Fan bans mooted after violence mars Nice fixture

ESPN staff | November, 24 2013

Frederic Thiriez, the Ligue de Football Professionnel (LFP) president, has threatened "systematic bans" for supporters involved in violence at Sunday's Ligue 1 clash between Nice and St Etienne. L'Equipe reported that around 250 visiting ...

Lyon president branded a 'liar' over derby scuffle

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | November, 12 2013

Saint-Etienne goalkeeper Stephane Ruffier has denied suggestions he struck Jean-Michel Aulas after Sunday's tempestuous Rhone derby, calling the Lyon president "a liar." Shortly after his club's dramatic 2-1 win -- secured with a Jim...

St Etienne keeper 'hit Lyon chief in derby scuffle'

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | November, 11 2013

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has accused Saint-Etienne goalkeeper Stephane Ruffier of hitting him in the back following OL's last-gasp 2-1 away derby victory on Sunday. Tension around the encounter between the Rhone rivals had been increas...

Zouma banned for ten games for Guerbert challenge

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | November, 8 2013

Promising St Etienne defender Kurt Zouma has been given a ten-game ban after breaking an opponent's leg last weekend. Zouma, 19, was sent off after a tackle on Sochaux midfielder Thomas Guerbert left the player with a broken lower leg and disl...

Ban on Lyon fans for St Etienne derby upheld

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | November, 7 2013

Lyon supporters will not be able to attend Sunday's derby with Saint-Etienne after an order banning them from going to the potentially incendiary fixture was upheld. Lyon's court for administrative issues threw out a joint-petition made by the se...

Aulas wants Lyon fans for derby

Ian Holyman | November, 5 2013

Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas has vowed to do all he can to get OL fans into Sunday's potentially explosive derby with Saint-Etienne after the French government banned his club's supporters from the game. Tensions have been high between the...

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...

Saint-Etienne boss slams racism claims

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | September, 13 2013

Saint-Etienne coach Christophe Galtier has hit back at claims he is a racist, calling the journalist who made the allegation "an imbecile". In an article published on an Algerian football website, Le Buteur, it was alleged Galtier ha...

Lyon condemn fans' Saint-Etienne feud

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | September, 10 2013

Lyon have denounced groups of their supporters following an escalation in violence between OL fans and followers of their arch-rivals Saint-Etienne. • Gomis won't extend Lyon stay A Lyon fan, who has since made an official complaint to ...

Atletico Madrid sign Alderweireld and Guilavogui

ESPN staff | September, 2 2013

Atletico Madrid have completed the signings of Toby Alderweireld and Josuha Guilavogui. Alderweireld, 24, has signed a four-year deal after leaving Ajax for an undisclosed fee, and he told his new club’s official website he was delighted...

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