Ligue 2: Bordeaux wins in Laval and takes the lead in the Championship

Traveling to Laval this Monday evening at the end of the 10th day of Ligue 2, Bordeaux obtained a difficult but very important success (2-1). The Girondins entered the game perfectly and were rewarded by Josh Maja’s opener in the 5th minute of play, following a magnificent combination from a corner. The locals, however, did … Read more

Mikel Arteta after Arsenal win over Tottenham: ‘We are in the right direction’

Mikel Arteta (Arsenal manager, after the 3-1 victory against Tottenham) : “My players mastered the match and deserved to win it. The whole team was really connected today. I hope it will allow them to believe that they can win at this level with the way we want them to play. We were connected with … Read more

Lucien Favre (Nice) after the defeat against PSG: “It’s disappointing, cruel”

“You play the best game of your season, but there is a loss in the end…We had a good match, it’s disappointing, cruel. We didn’t give Paris a lot of chances to score. They don’t have many chances. “We have to go 1-1. But OK… “ Lucien Favre after the game What was your plan?To … Read more

A match behind closed doors for FC Metz after the incidents against Guingamp

FC Metz had everything to fear after the incidents that occurred during their defeat against Guingamp (3-6), on September 12 at the Saint-Symphorien stadium during the 8th day of Ligue 2. Three expulsions, a match interrupted for 25 minutes after the intrusion of a spectator who came to threaten the referee on the lawn and … Read more

Toulouse outclasses Racing 92 and takes the lead in the Top 14

The game: 37-10 Victorious at home against a Racing 92 handicapped by numerous injuries (Fickou, Le Roux, Grace, Chavancy, Wade, etc.), the Toulousains were irresistible at the end of the game in a sold-out Ernest-Wallon stadium, but they had to wait for the 23rd minute, on a numerical superiority, to score their first strong try … Read more

Mont-de-Marsan dark in Pro D2, Massy finally wins

Leader at the dawn of this 5th day, Mont-de-Marsan completely sank in Montauban (19-43) this Friday evening. The Montalbanais made the difference from the start, opening the scoring with a try from Josua Vici from the second minute. Stade Montois, now 4th, never knew how to get into this match, conceding six tries and therefore … Read more

The LFP Disciplinary Committee withdraws the red cards from Locko (Reims) and Boufal (Angers)

Bradley Locko will not be suspended for his involuntary sole on the calf of Monegasque Breel Embolo on Sunday (0-3). Directly excluded by Marc Bollengier for this unfortunate gesture, which had caused a controversy, the right piston from Reims saw his red card withdrawn by the LFP Commission on Wednesday evening, after viewing the images … Read more

Bonus of € 10 million, private box, plane tickets … What Messi asked for in 2020 to extend to Barça

The daily El Mundo calls them the “Barçaleaks” and unveiled a first part this Thursday: thousands of documents, mostly emails, from the judicial investigation of “Barçagate” (the case shaking the former management of the club), exchanged between the club and its stars, their agents and lawyers. The first part focuses on the requests of Messi’s … Read more

Ronan O’Gara (La Rochelle) suspended for six weeks

Suspended for two weeks last spring for disputes with officials during the reception of Racing 92, Ronan O’Gara was again sanctioned by the disciplinary committee of the LNR. The body announced on Wednesday in a press release that the Irishman had received a six-week suspension, in particular for having “disrespecting the authority of a match … Read more

OM and Rennes back to back in Ligue 1

The game: 1-1 OM temporarily took the lead in Ligue 1, pending the result of Lyon-PSG this Sunday evening (8:45 p.m.) at the end of the 8th day, but the men of Igor Tudor above all dropped their first points at home against in Rennes (1-1). “We knew it would be a very difficult match, … Read more