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Claudio Ranieri on Emiliano Sala: “In front of goal, in the box, it was magnificent.”

Speaking as part of a L’Équipe documentary on the life of Emiliano Sala, AS Roma boss and former coach of the Argentine striker Claudio Ranieri paid tribute to “Emi”. “I saw him more as a centre forward, very good with his … Read more »

Emiliano Sala’s heart-breaking January 6th WhatsApp audio message

Dated 6th January, below is a heartbreaking WhatsApp message from Emiliano Sala to a close confidante released in tonight’s L’Équipe Enquete documentary, a couple of weeks before his death. It clearly shows that the Argentine did not want to go to … Read more »

Nantes goalkeeper Ciprian Tatarusanu looking at Besiktas move

33-year-old Nantes goalkeeper Ciprian Tatarusanu is expected to leave the Ligue 1 club when his contract expires at the end of next month. Our colleagues at 20 Minutes report that the Romanian international goalkeeper had been in talks with Les Canaris … Read more »

Torino to activate €3m option to buy for Nantes defender Koffi Djidji

Our colleagues at 20 Minutes report that despite his knee injury, Torino have decided to activate the option to buy for 26-year-old Ivorian central defender Koffi Djidji from Ligue 1 side FC Nantes. Djidji, who struggled with Les Canaris, has performed … Read more »

Rennes make offer for Ciprian Tătărușanu

Ligue 1 side Rennes have submitted a 3-year contract proposal for Nantes’ out-of-contract goalkeeper Ciprian Tătărușanu. The Romanian international’s current deal with fellow Brittany side Les Canaris expires in June, and, according to L’Équipe, is receiving a salary offer from SRFC that … Read more »

Thomas Tuchel: “I cannot defend my players.”

Speaking to Canal Plus after tonight’s 3-2 defeat vs FC Nantes, PSG manager Thomas Tuchel was frank in his assessment. “I do not have any explanation. You need to ask the players, not me. I can see that they (seem a … Read more »