FC Lorient

Danijel Petkovic to sign for Angers from Lorient

Ligue 1 side Angers are set to imminently announce the arrival of 26-year-old Montenegrin goalkeeper Danijel Petkovic from Lorient, according to Ouest-France and L’Équipe. He was present at le SCO yesterday and joins as competition for 36-year-old Ludovic Butelle. Angers intend … Read more »

Lorient & Metz want Valentin Vada (Bordeaux)

L’Équipe report that FC Lorient and Metz have registered an interest in signing 23-year-old midfielder Valentin Vada on loan from Bordeaux for the upcoming season. Both sides have concretely approached Les Girondins about this possibility, with the Argentine also soliciting … Read more »

OGC Nice lead the race for Alexis Claude-Maurice

Our colleagues at Goal France understand that Ligue 1 side OGC Nice have moved into pole position to land FC Lorient attacker Alexis Claude-Maurice. Despite a number of offers emanating from England worth at their highest close to €18m, the player has … Read more »

Lorient to sign Clermont captain Julien Laporte

Yahoo Sport FR report that FC Lorient have in recent hours agreed a fee with fellow Ligue 2 side Clermont to sign central defender Julien Laporte. Laporte was also Clermont’s captain, under a deal until 2021. He has had a … Read more »

Lille President Gérard Lopez wants Yusuf Yazici (Trabzonspor) & Alexis Claude Maurice (Lorient)

Speaking to RMC, Lille President Gérard Lopez confirmed a desire to sign Yusuf Yazici (Trabzonspor) and Alexis Claude-Maurice (FC Lorient). On Yusuf Yazici: He is a player who interests us a lot. One of our principal criteria, after the technical criteria, … Read more »

Ligue 1 interest mounting for Alexis Claude-Maurice

L’Équipe report that a multitude of Ligue 1 sides have positioned themselves for 21-year-old FC Lorient attacker Alexis Claude-Maurice. Gladbach are still after the Frenchman in a major way, but in France: AS Monaco, Rennes, Lille and OGC Nice have … Read more »