Feb 16

LOSC battle back to deny Lyon

Nicolas Pépé (65′) and Luiz Araujo (81′) scored to cancel out Bertrand Traoré’s brace (21′, 44′) as LOSC fought back to hold Olympique Lyonnais to a 2-2 draw at their Stade Pierre-Mauroy on Sunday.

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Feb 16

Adama Niane strikes late as Troyes deny Metz

Japan goalkeeper Eiji Kawashima put in a sterling performance for bottom club FC Metz at the Stade de l’Aube but was finally beaten two minutes from time by ESTAC Troyes striker Adama Niane.

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Feb 16

Montpellier and Guingamp share the spoils

Giovanni Sio (74′) scored to cancel out Yeni N’Gbakoto’s opener (pen. 30′) as Montpellier Hérault SC rescued a 1-1 draw against EA Guingamp at the Stade de la Mosson.

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Feb 16

Caen battle back to draw 2-2 with Rennes

SM Caen missed two penalties at their Stade Michel d’Ornano but still battled back against Stade Rennais FC, with Enzo Crivelli (6′) and Damien Da Silva (84′) scoring to cancel out a Diafra Sakho brace (9′, 21′).

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Feb 16

Bordeaux’s options burgeoning with Braithwaite

Having overcome their rough patch, Girondins de Bordeaux are now spoilt for choice in the attacking department.

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Feb 16

Marseille captain Payet eyeing France World Cup spot

The sun has been shining in Marseille of late. With the football team winning regularly, the locals are in good heart, and Dimitri Payet is enjoying his football once more…

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Feb 16

Marseille, Bordeaux meet in clash of form teams

There is a feel-good factor in both camps just now as Olympique de Marseille and Girondins de Bordeaux prepare to clash at the Orange Vélodrome on Sunday night.

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Feb 16

Lyon chasing overdue win at LOSC

After a pair of cup triumphs over the last week, Olympique Lyonnais are desperate to get back to winning ways in Ligue 1 Conforama having lost three on the bounce, with a trip to LOSC up next.

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Feb 16


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Feb 16

Jardim warning for Monaco ahead of Dijon test

AS Monaco will seek to see off Dijon FCO in Friday’s Week 26 curtain-raiser to cement their hold on second place, but coach Leonardo Jardim has warned his side to expect a testing 90 minutes.

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