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Nantes President Waldemar Kita will continue to push for Lucas Moura

Speaking to L’Équipe yesterday, Nantes President Waldemar Kita confirmed that he has not given up on potentially signing PSG winger Lucas Moura on loan this month. “PSG told me: “No problem.” But it is with the player and his agent that … Read more »

Ligue 1 Mid-Season Review | How a “big four” appears to be emerging & the pleasant surprises

2016/17 was one of the most successful seasons in French football for a solid few decades. I remember the days where our sides were the laughing stock of Champions’ League knockout stage analysis (ok, Monaco fulfilled this role decently this … Read more »

FC Nantes take the lead in the Majeed Waris race

Yahoo Sport are reporting that Ligue 1 side FC Nantes have taken the lead in the race for Ghanaian forward Majeed Waris. St Étienne and Caen are also interested in the player, but the latter side would only be able … Read more »

Nantes have bid for Ligue 2 revelation Umut Bozok turned down by Nimes

Ligue 2 side Nimes have turned down an offer worth a little more than €3m for Turkish striker Umut Bozok, according to RMC and 20 Minutes. Bozok, who has scored 14 goals in 17 games for Nimes so far this season, would … Read more »

Léo Dubois & Adrien Thomasson set to leave Nantes

Presse-Océan and 20 Minutes are reporting today that Ligue 1 side Nantes are set to lose two key players in the next 6 months as negotiations with both Léo Dubois and Adrien Thomasson over contract extensions continue to fail – both have … Read more »

Claudio Ranieri does not rule out a move to Lyon

Speaking to BeIN Sports, Italian tinkerman Claudio Ranieri did not rule out a move to Ligue 1 side Lyon when pressed, despite only taking the job at Nantes this summer. “I know that the Lyon president likes me. When I was … Read more »