Transfers: Aouchiche leaves for Lorient, Sow stays in Saint-Étienne

AS Saint-Étienne (L2) took advantage of the very last hours of the summer transfer window to lighten its workforce a little more. Anxious to get rid of Adil Aouchiche (20), with a salary incompatible with Ligue 2 (€170,000 gross per month), the Saint-Etienne leaders managed to obtain his departure at the buzzer. Just before the … Read more

Elon Musk claims in a tweet that he will buy Manchester United… before admitting that it was a joke

The billionaire, boss of Tesla and SpaceX, even confided that he was not interested in buying “any sports team”. Elon Musk shook the football world. The billionaire, boss of Tesla and SpaceX, said in a tweet on Tuesday evening that he was buying English football club Manchester United. In a sibylline tweet, the wealthy entrepreneur, … Read more

Ligue 2: first victory for Bordeaux, Guingamp leader, easy Bastia

Ligue 2 has a new leader. Thanks to its success in Laval (2-1), Guingamp alone took the lead in the standings. The Girondins de Bordeaux have obtained their first victory of the season in Rodez (3-0) while Bastia crushed Niort outside (4-1). First success for Bordeaux A week after their draw against Valenciennes, the Girondins … Read more

Bordeaux asks players to agree to a 20% pay cut

In the obligation to lighten their wage bill, the Girondins have asked several of their players to agree to a salary reduction of up to 20%. Among them: Rafal Straczek, Danylo Ignatenko, Junior Onana and Fransergio. They would be inclined to accept the request of the Bordeaux management. The “low salaries” of the workforce have … Read more

The mayor of Bordeaux Pierre Hurmic “relieved by the opinion of the CNOSF”

The opinion issued on Monday by the CNOSF, which came out in favor of keeping the Girondins in Ligue 2, was warmly welcomed in Bordeaux. The city’s mayor, Pierre Hurmic, issued a statement in stride to express his relief. “Even if the CNOSF’s opinion in favor of keeping the Girondins de Bordeaux in Ligue 2 … Read more

Gérald Darmanin apologizes to “all those who suffered this mismanagement”

The Minister of the Interior returned to the microphone of RTL on the serious incidents which occurred in Saint-Denis on the sidelines of the Champions League final last month. While a survey published in our columns on Tuesday reveals that “59% of French people do not trust the current government to ensure security during the … Read more

Rai new shareholder of Paris FC alongside several investors

This is information that will not leave the microcosm of Parisian football unmoved. Paris FC has a new shareholder: Sport Bridges Venture (SBV) which will take some 9% of the capital against more than €3 million. Within this entity, we find Rai, the former captain of PSG, in particular champion of France in 1994 and … Read more

Sorare, this virtual trading paradise that (really) fascinates football fans

DECRYPTION – Nearly two million users play the French fantasy game, where investments and resales mingle, as in real football. For the last time before a forced rest, hundreds of followers will scrutinize the performances of their foals playing in Ligue 1, this weekend on the occasion of the last day. But these diligent followers, … Read more