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Lyon lock down home-grown star Aouar

Olympique Lyonnais have announced that club youth academy graduate Houssem Aouar has extended his deal by three years, making him a key part of the club’s plans from here to 2023.

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Casanova returns to Toulouse ‘full of ambition’

At the dawn of his second stint with the south-western club, Alain Casanova spoke of his ambitions with Toulouse FC before announcing the arrival of ‘keeper Baptiste Reynet.

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New jerseys for season 2018-19

Several Ligue 1 Conforama clubs have already unveiled their jerseys for the 2018-19 season, including FC Nantes, Paris Saint-Germain and Olympique Lyonnais.

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Transfers: Pajot to Angers, Reims sign Konan

Two Ligue 1 Conforama, Angers SCO and Stade de Reims, welcomed new faces on Friday.

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Monaco snap up OL prodigy Geubbels

Ligue 1 Conforama runners-up AS Monaco have announced the signature of Olympique Lyonnais youth academy prodigy Willem Geubbels, 16, on a €20m transfer.

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Friendlies: Ligue 1 Conforama pre-season schedules

Check out the full roster of pre-season friendlies awaiting Ligue 1 Conforama’s 20 clubs before the beginning of season 2018-19 on Friday, 10 August.

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Galtier staying put at LOSC

Christophe Galtier and LOSC have confirmed that the head coach, who arrived in December 2017, will still be on the Dogues’ bench for the 2018-19 Ligue 1 Conforama season.

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Glik gets World Cup go-ahead

AS Monaco defender Kamil Glik has received the green light to represent Poland at the FIFA World Cup in Russia, but his shoulder injury will keep him out of the first two matches.

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Vieira takes reigns at Nice

OGC Nice have announced Patrick Vieira as their new head coach, the France and Arsenal legend returning to France after 22 years, taking over from Lucien Favre on a three-year deal.

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Vieira takes reins at Nice

OGC Nice have announced Patrick Vieira as their new head coach, the France and Arsenal legend returning to France after 22 years, taking over from Lucien Favre on a three-year deal.

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2018-19 calendar: It all starts on August 10!

The calendar for the 2018-19 Ligue 1 Conforama season is out – check out all the fixtures for the coming season in France’s top flight!

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PSG: Dani Alves under the knife

Paris Saint-Germain’s Brazil right-back Dani Alves underwent surgery for his anterior cruciate ligament injury in Paris on Tuesday.

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World Cup: All the Ligue 1 players on show

Check out the full list of Ligue 1 Conforama and Domino’s Ligue 2 stars who will be on duty for their countries in the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia from June 14 to July 15.

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Deadly: El Matador’s 2017-18 oeuvre

Check out every single Ligue 1 Conforama goal scored by France’s most prolific marksman in 2017-18 – pace, power, precision and movement in dazzling runs, clinical strikes, deft headers and sublime free-kicks… enjoy!

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Gasset to stay at Sainté

AS Saint-Etienne announced on Tuesday that Jean-Louis Gasset will stay on as head coach. The 64-year-old was brought in as interim boss in December 2017 and to Les Verts to a seventh-placed finish.

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Debève: ‘We faced up to it’

Toulouse FC coach Michaël Debève was a relieved man after his side finally put their relegation fears to be by beating AC Ajaccio 1-0 – and 4-0 on aggregate – in the return leg of their play-off on Sunday night.

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