FC Lorient

Ligue 1 lining up for Nuno da Costa

26-year-old Valenciennes forward Nuno da Costa is soliciting interest from various corners of Ligue 1, according to L’Équipe. RC Strasbourg, FC Metz, Bordeaux and FC Lorient (now in Ligue 2) have all positioned themselves. Les Grenats will accelerate their interest if … Read more »

Official | Mickaël Landreau appointed manager of FC Lorient

Recently-relegated to Ligue 2 side FC Lorient have appointed former French international goalkeeper Mickaël Landreau as their new manager. Landreau has been given a four-year contract in what is his first ever job as a manager. President Loïc Féry had … Read more »

Lorient in talks to bring Frédéric Hantz in for next season

Ligue 1 side Lorient have entered into negotiations with Frédéric Hantz for the former Montpellier and SC Bastia coach to replace Bernard Casoni at the end of the season, according to L’Équipe. Nothing has been agreed between Lorient and Hantz at … Read more »

Arsenal scouted Amine Harit last weekend

Arsenal had a representative at Nantes vs Lorient last weekend to watch French youth international Amine Harit, according to our colleagues at Foot Mercato. The 19-year-old was subbed on in the 34th minute.  

Sylvain Marveaux held in police custody yesterday over tax investigation

French football has been engulfed in recent hours by a new scandal involving the law. At the request of their British counterparts, the French authorities on Wednesday launched a series of searches and arrests relating to a tax fraud case. … Read more »