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Toulouse taking nothing for granted against Ajaccio

Toulouse FC are halfway towards ensuring their Ligue 1 Conforama survival after beating AC Ajaccio 3-0 in the relegation play-off first leg on Wednesday, but coach Mickaël Debève remains cautious ahead of Sunday’s second leg.

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Debève: ‘Calm, focused and patient’

Toulouse FC coach Michaël Debève is hoping his side can produce another dominant display of AC Ajaccio in Sunday’s return leg of their relegation play-off following a 3-0 win in Corsica on Wednesday night.

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Advantage Toulouse in relegation play-off

Toulouse FC are halfway towards ensuring their 14-year stay in Ligue 1 Conforama continues for another season after beating AC Ajaccio 3-0 at Montpellier Hérault SC’s Stade de la Mosson.

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Everything Toulouse? TFC set for relegation play-off

Toulouse FC face AC Ajaccio in the relegation play-off first leg on Wednesday, although the Corsicans” “home” fixture will take place at Montpellier Hérault SC’s Stade de la Mosson…

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The Top 4

Paris Saint-Germain, AS Monaco, Olympique Lyonnais and Olympique de Marseille all lit up Ligue 1 Conforama with dazzling attacking football in 2017-18. Check out the stats…

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Best of Week 38

The best goals, the best saves and the most interesting moments from an action-packed round of matches – check out our Best of Week 38 round-up.

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The Breakdown: Week 38

Check out our comprehensive, match-by-match STATS-powered statistical analysis of all the Ligue 1 Conforama Week 38 action – post-game notes and exhaustive team and individual statistics – right here.

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Week 38 Match Reports

All the match reports and video highlights from every game of Week 38 of Ligue 1 Conforama’s 2017-18 campaign.

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Week 38 review: OL, Bordeaux secure European dreams

Lyon and Bordeaux both notched final-day wins to secure Champions and Europa League places respectively, while Troyes were relegated and Toulouse booked a place in the play-offs against Ligue 2’s Ajaccio.

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SEASON REVIEW: Goals galore!!!

Neymar Jr, Mario Balotelli, Kylian Mbappé, Radamel Falcao, Edinson Cavani…with some of the world’s best goalscorers playing in Ligue 1 Conforama, it’s no surprise the 2017-18 season was one of the most proflic in French football history.

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SEASON REVIEW: Top 5 break-out Under-21 stars

Kylian Mbappé stole most of the headlines among young players in Ligue 1 Conforama this season, but the Paris Saint-Germain forward is not the only gifted player in the division still eligible for the youth leagues…

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SEASON REVIEW: Jean-Louis Gasset – the most influential coach

Saint-Etienne may just have missed out on European qualification but Jean-Louis Gasset still gets ligue1.com writer David Crossan’s vote as the most influential Ligue 1 Conforama coach of the year.

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SEASON REVIEW: Gasset – the most influential coach

Saint-Etienne may just have missed out on European qualification but Jean-Louis Gasset still gets ligue1.com writer David Crossan’s vote as the most influential Ligue 1 Conforama coach of the year.

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Lucien Favre confirms Nice departure

OGC Nice coach Lucien Favre confirmed that he was leaving the club following Les Aiglons’ final day 3-2 loss to Olympique Lyonnais.

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Week 38 Reactions

Unai Emery bade PSG a fond farewell after drawing with Caen, while Monaco cohort Leonardo Jardim was delighted to end the season as the champions’ nearest challengers. Full reactions…

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Not only Neymar! The unsung heroes…

Ligue 1 Conforama has been lucky to count Neymar Jr among its ranks this season, but behind the player of the year there have been plenty of unsung heroes. Andy Scott takes a look at some of them…

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