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Two Sochaux players rushed to hospital as fire breaks out in team hotel

Two Sochaux players, Florian Tardieu and Marco Ilaimaharitra have been rushed to hospital after a fire broke out in the Ligue 2 side’s hotel early this morning.

At approximately 06:00 local time, the rest of the team was also evacuated from the hotel where they were staying ahead of their match with Auxerre today.

Sochaux made a formal request for the match to be suspended to a later date, but the LFP have rejected it, according to BeIN Sports, and the game is set to be played as expected at 14:00 local time later today.

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