Flavien Tait and Jérémy Doku absent with Rennes in Saint-Étienne

Not sufficiently recovered from his hip pain, Flavien Tait will still be forfeited for the trip from Rennes to Saint-Étienne on Sunday (1 p.m.). The return of the midfielder is expected for Thursday in the Europa League Conference against Tottenham. Bruno Genesio will also have to do without Jérémy Doku who, after his long absence, […]

Saint-Étienne: Robert Herbin’s legendary eleven

Curko, the savior Ivan Curkovic : spotted by the immense Pierre Garonnaire at Partizan Belgrade, with whom he reached the 1966 C1 final, Curko preferred to join ASSE rather than Bastia in 1972. Almost unknown when he was already 28 years old, he quickly integrated thanks to Aimé Jacquet, who was the translator. 383 games and […]

PSG supporters banned from traveling to Saint-Étienne

As against OM, Parisian supporters will not be able to travel to Saint-Étienne on November 28 for their team’s match against ASSE, as part of the 15th day of Ligue 1. Access to the stadium Geoffroy-Guichard was banned from them this Thursday by the Loire prefecture. “This measure aims to prevent the risk of serious […]

Nice pushes Saint-Étienne, red lantern of Ligue 1

The match: 0-3 The score does not tell the difference between the two teams, Nice having taken advantage of rather favorable circumstances on the first two goals scored. Amine Gouiri’s free kick was deflected by Mahdi Camara, taking the young Stefan Bajic (15th, 0-1) on the wrong foot, when, later, while the Greens were more […]

Transfers: Mathieu Debuchy joins Valenciennes

Valenciennes announced this Friday the signing of former French international Mathieu Debuchy (36 years old, 27 caps, 2 goals). Free since the end of his contract with Saint-Étienne, the experienced right-back has signed up with the Ligue 2 club for two seasons with an option for an additional year. Although a time expatriate across the […]

Montpellier relaunches against Saint-Étienne, still without a win

The match: 2-0 The heat on the Mosson, Sunday (28 ° C in the shade at kick-off), will not have harmed the pace of a match full of opportunities which tipped in favor of Montpellier on a kick from Mavididi and Valère Germain’s first goal with his new club (2-0). If the Héraultais revive after […]

Saint-Étienne wins in Montpellier (2-1) and almost ensures its maintenance

The match: tit for tat Montpellier and Stéphanois offered a pleasant and open game, responding tit for tat in the first period. Delort quickly started hostilities with the rapid opening of the scoring (0-1, 6th). On a free kick from Mollet, the center forward appeared at the near post and marked a recovery from the […]

Saint-Étienne overthrown at home in a friendly match by Clermont

Bayo scorer and passer At halftime, Puel changed half of his outfielders, bringing in Nadé, Neyou, Krasso, Youssouf and Boudebouz. The latter lost a first duel against Desmas, author of a superb stop of the chest on a shot at close range (54th). In the wake of 3 new changes from Puel (Lhéry, Saban, Tshibuabua, […]

Winner of Montpellier then Saint-Étienne, Clermont takes care of his preparation

Leaving Geoffroy-Guichard’s lawn on Saturday evening, after beating Saint-Étienne (3-2), the first reflex of Clermont Foot players, when they returned to the locker room, was to connect to the Ligue 2 multiplex, which the first day was broadcast on the L’Équipe channel. “We saw that we weren’t there, smiles Clermont midfielder Jason Berthomier (31). It […]

Saint-Étienne snatches a draw against Lille in Ligue 1

The match: 1-1 Like Monaco, trapped by Lens (0-2) earlier in the day, Lille is struggling to find its magic recipe from last season. There was better, but the defending champion Lille proved that he remained recovering by conceding a draw at the end of the game, on this head of young Sow (see below) […]