FC Nantes

Official | Vahid Halilhodzic is the new manager of Nantes, Miguel Cardoso sacked

Ligue 1 side Nantes have this afternoon confirmed the sacking of Portuguese technician Miguel Cardoso and the hire of Bosnian manager Vahid Halilhodzic as his replacement. Cardoso, who joined Les Canaris from Rio Ave this summer, acquired 6 points in 8 … Read more »

Vahid Halilhodzic agrees to become Nantes’ new manager

After negotiations between Nantes President Waldemar Kita and Bosnian technician Vahid Halilhodzic were held in Paris earlier today, the 66-year-old has agreed to become the club’s next manager, according to 20 Minutes. Patrick Collot, formerly an assistant at Lille, will join him … Read more »

René Girard becomes the new manager of Wydad Casablanca

64-year-old Ligue 1 winning technician René Girard has taken a new managerial job, the first since his departure from Nantes in December 2016. The Moroccan side announced Girard’s arrival last night, having been forced to find a new boss after … Read more »

Nantes President Kita has chosen Vahid Halilhodžić as the club’s new manager

20 Minutes are reporting this afternoon that Nantes President has chosen former Japan & Algeria national team boss Vahid Halilhodžić to replace current boss Miguel Cardoso, who will be sacked imminently. Contract negotiations are due to begin today between the two … Read more »

Nantes to sack Miguel Cardoso

Nantes’ General Manager Franck Kita informed manager Miguel Cardoso of his sacking this morning in a meeting where the contours of a compensation package have already been discussed. 20 Minutes report that Cardoso will remain manager for this weekend’s match … Read more »

Official | Nantes sign left-back Charles Traoré from ESTAC Troyes

FC Nantes have completed the deadline-day signing of left-back Charles Traoré from ESTAC Troyes. The 26-year-old returns to Les Canaris – the club Traoré spent a year with as a youth player – for a fee amounting to €500k. Traoré … Read more »