Le Mans News
French striker Anthony Le Tallec admitted he continues to look back on his time at Liverpool with regret after he failed to establish himself in the Anfield first-team. Le Tallec, now 28, signed for the Premier League club along with Florent S...
Le Mans will appeal to France's Olympic Committee in a bid to get the decision to demote them to the sixth tier of French football overturned.
Le Mans - for whom Didier Drogba, Stephane Sessegnon and Gervinho all played - have been relegated to French football's sixth tier because of their dire financial situation and could now file for bankruptcy.
Portuguese Paulo Duarte became the first coach to be fired in Ligue 1 this season when he was dismissed by Le Mans on Wednesday.
Le Mans have appointed Burkina Faso's Portuguese coach Paulo Duarte as manager.
Le Mans have signed Georgia goalkeeper Giorgi Makaridze from Dinamo Tbilisi for 800,000 euros.
Le Mans have completed the signing of midfielder Anthony La Tallec from Liverpool.
Olympique Lyon started their quest for a seventh successive Ligue 1 title with an easy home 2-0 win over Auxerre on Sunday. Czech striker Milan Baros opened the scoring on 32 minutes before Karim Benzema doubled the lead.
John Carew scored a second-half winner to give French champions Olympique Lyon a 2-1 victory at promoted Le Mans in their first Ligue 1 outing of the season on Sunday.
Olympique Lyon kept their title hopes alive with a 2-0 victory against 10-man Le Mans on Saturday, Ligue 1 leaders Monaco having hammered Montpellier 4-0 24 hours earlier.