|Last Five Games||Date||Competition|
|D||FC IstresIST||1-1||Stade de ReimsREI||30 Mar, 2012||French Ligue 2|
|D||Le Havre ACHAC||0-0||FC IstresIST||23 Mar, 2012||French Ligue 2|
|D||Clermont FootCLER||2-2||FC IstresIST||16 Mar, 2012||French Ligue 2|
|W||FC IstresIST||2-1||NantesNAN||9 Mar, 2012||French Ligue 2|
|L||Le MansMNS||1-0||FC IstresIST||2 Mar, 2012||French Ligue 2|
New York City FC completed the singing of Benin international center-back Cedric Hountondji on Thursday.
Atletico Madrid have sold their share in Ligue 2 side Lens just 12 months after making the investment.
Loic Frey said the France international had told him he wanted to return to his homeland before retiring.
Lens goalkeeper Nicolas Douchez was taken into police custody on Thursday for suspected drunken violence against a girlfriend.
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Ajaccio will remain in Ligue 2 after successfully appealing against a decision to relegate them on financial grounds.