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32dJonathan Johnson

Ligue 2 playoff postponed after fans halt bus

Friday's Ligue 2 playoff clash between Ajaccio and Le Havre was postponed after supporters of the Corsican club attacked the visiting team's bus.

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59dESPN staff

Reims secure promotion with Ligue 2 title

Stade de Reims secured the Ligue 2 title and a return to the French top flight after beating Ajaccio 1-0 on Friday night.

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70dIan Holyman

France approves safe-standing trial

France's Sports Minister has given the go-ahead for safe standing areas to be tested in French football next season.

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70dIan Holyman

Le Havre to wear black after Samba Diop's death

French second-division club Le Havre will wear a black shirt for their next two games in remembrance of defender Samba Diop, who died on Friday.

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159dESPN staff

NYCFC signs center-back Hountondji

New York City FC completed the singing of Benin international center-back Cedric Hountondji on Thursday.

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180dDermot Corrigan

Atletico sell their share in Lens

Atletico Madrid have sold their share in Ligue 2 side Lens just 12 months after making the investment.

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235dAssociated Press

Lens' Douchez faces drunken violence charge

Lens goalkeeper Nicolas Douchez was taken into police custody on Thursday for suspected drunken violence against a girlfriend.

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372dStefan Buczko

RB Leipzig sign defender Ibrahima Konate

Konate, a France youth international, has signed a deal until 2022, Leipzig announced on their official website.

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390dPA Sport

Troyes find late winner in playoff first leg

Benjamin Nivet lashed home a dramatic last-minute winner as Ligue 2 Troyes seized the upper hand in the first leg of their playoff clash with Lorient.

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396dESPN staff

Amiens promoted after 96th-minute winner

Strasbourg and Amiens were promoted to Ligue 1 on Friday following an incredibly tight race in the French second division.

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398dMichael Yokhin

Amiens looking for historic promotion

Amiens SC are on the verge of finally making the jump to Ligue 1 and hope their momentum makes the new French president, a native son, a supporter.

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418dIan Holyman

Arsenal dismiss Reine-Adelaide transfer claims

Arsenal have played down reports that they exploited a loophole in transfer dealings to secure the signing of two promising youngsters from Lens.

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504dMattias Karen

Arsenal loan out Bennacer, Mavididi, Hinds

Arsenal midfielder Ismael Bennacer has been sent on loan to Tours, the former club of Gunners teammates Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny.

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557dPA Sport

Conte arrested after attack - report

French Ligue 2 club Reims have condemned the actions of defender Antoine Conte after he was reportedly arrested for attacking a teenager.

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624dPA Sport

Swansea boss Bradley wins Le Havre finale

New Swansea boss Bob Bradley enjoyed a perfect end to his reign at French second division side Le Havre as a late winner earned a 2-1 victory over Soc