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LFP shuts the entire East Stand at FC Metz following firecracker incident

Last night the league body (LFP) announced that it was shutting the entire East Stand at the Stade Saint Symphorien as punishment for the firecracker incident that occurred last weekend at the ground, injuring Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes. This section … Read more »

Anthony Lopes gives update on his condition following last night’s firecracker incident

Lyon goalkeeper Anthony Lopes has taken to Instagram in recent minutes to provide an update on his condition following the explosion of a firecracker next to him on the pitch last night in a Ligue 1 match against FC Metz. … Read more »

PROSPECT | Thomas Didillon

Sometimes success comes to those who wait. In the case of...

Metz hope to complete the signing of Milan Bisevac in 48 hours

Ligue 1 side Metz will complete the signing of 32 year old central defender Milan Bisevac on a free transfer in the next 48 hours, according to Foot Mercato. The player has reached a mutual termination agreement with his current club … Read more »

Benoît Assou-Ekotto to join FC Metz

The 32 year old Cameroonian international left-back Benoît Assou-Ekotto is to join newly promoted side FC Metz in the coming hours, according to France Football. The former Tottenham man spent last season at St Étienne and is set to sign another one … Read more »

Ligue 1 Talking Points | Week 1 – 2016/2017

For a quick rundown on the main takeaways from the French...