Arsenal have €7m bid rejected for Alexis Claude-Maurice

Mohamed Toubache-TER, who broke the news that Arsenal had agreed a deal for Matteo Guendouzi before anybody else last summer, told Get French Football News last night that Ligue 2 side FC Lorient have rejected an opening bid from the Gunner … Read more »

Lorient & Brest interested in Monaco midfielder Romain Faivre

Our colleagues at Goal France report that FC Lorient and newly promoted to Ligue 1 side Brest have registered an interest in 20-year-old AS Monaco Romain Faivre. Faivre played 4 times under Thierry Henry this season, scoring one goal – both … Read more »

Caen looking at Denys Bain & Souleymane Coulibaly to sure up their defence

Ouest-France report that Normandy side SM Caen, who play a crucial game tonight in Ligue 1 against Bordeaux which could see them relegated to the French 2nd division should results not go their way, are already outlining opportunities in the … Read more »

Hatem Ben Arfa negotiating with Real Betis & Sevilla

As reported by Ouest-France, Hatem Ben Arfa’s advisor Michel Ouazine spent the day in Sevilla today to negotiate with representatives of Real Betis as well as Sevilla Sporting Director Monchi about a possible free transfer move from Rennes when his current … Read more »

Jocelyn Gourvennec in advanced discussions to become manager of FC Lorient

Our colleagues at Ouest-France reported earlier today that Ligue 2 side FC Lorient are in advanced negotiations to appoint Jocelyn Gourvennec as their manager, who will coach Ligue 1 bottom side EA Guingamp tonight for the final time after announcing his … Read more »

Manchester United have bid €46m for Moussa Dembélé

Premier League side Manchester United have indeed made a formal bid to Ligue 1 side Lyon for 22-year-old French youth international striker Moussa Dembélé, to the tune of €46m, according to sources contacted by Get French Football News. Our colleague Benjamin Quarez … Read more »