Ligue 2: Toulouse wins as boss in Valenciennes

They could certainly have made their lives a little easier, but the Toulouse team ended up winning on Saturday afternoon at Valenciennes (1-3), still racing at the top of the standings. An important victory synonymous with a small feat this season: Téfécé has indeed chained a second success in a row in Ligue 2, which […]

Strasbourg recruits the young Ismaël Doukouré (Valenciennes)

Ismaël Doukouré will finally join Strasbourg. Followed by the Alsatian club for months (the head of recruitment Loïc Désiré had also met him last June), the 18-year-old player was the subject of an agreement with Valenciennes, up to 1.5 M€ according to DNA. Author of nine L2 matches this season, and 19 last season, he […]

Valenciennes supporters protest before the match against Dijon

Gathered in a bar adjoining the Stade du Hainaut, this Saturday before VAFC-Dijon, several members of the NOVA collective (New Objective For VA), protested against the management of the club by the current president, Eddy Zdziech. This group made up of several hundred members, subscribers or independents, all hostile to the management of the club […]

22nd day of Ligue 2: Valenciennes-Nancy, 3rd match postponed

The LFP announced Wednesday morning the postponement of a third meeting of the 22nd day of Ligue 2, initially scheduled for this weekend. After Auxerre-Paris FC and Pau-Nîmes, due to the number of Burgundian and Gard players tested positive or absent, it is the turn of the Valenciennes-Nancy meeting, scheduled for Saturday at 7 p.m., […]

Bastia (Ligue 2) separates from Mathieu Chabert

The results of Sporting Club de Bastia, only one victory in nine days, were not satisfactory. Corsican leaders announced on Wednesday that they had taken the decision to remove Mathieu Chabert from responsibility for the first team. Zago and Jeunechamp will take over the interim Tuesday’s defeat at Valenciennes (2-1) was too much for the […]

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 […]

Ligue 2: Toulouse goes on, Nîmes marks time

After his demonstration last Saturday in Dijon (4-2), Toulouse wanted to continue their series of invincibility against Valenciennes. Without being as masters of the ball as against the Burgundians, a week earlier, Philippe Montanier’s players did well for a fifth success in a row and consolidated their position as leader in the standings. A difficult […]

The LFP gives a lost match to the Chamois after the deprogramming of Niort-Valenciennes

Meeting this Wednesday in application of the Covid-19 match organization protocol, the LFP Competitions Commission decided to give Chamois Niortais a 3-0 lost match after examining the deprogramming of the Niort-Valenciennes FC meeting from December 22 counting for the 17th day of L2. The match had been canceled. According to her, the Deux-Sèvres club had […]