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Italian move in the offing for perennial journeyman Yacouba Sylla

L’Équipe report that former Aston Villa, Rennes and Montpellier defensive midfielder Yacouba Sylla is close to making another career move. Currently left out at 2nd division Belgian side Malines, the 28-year-old is attracting particular interest from Hellas Verona in Italy. 2 … Read more »

Official | Montpellier sign Serbian midfielder Mihalio Ristić

Montpellier have secured their second signing of the January transfer window with the arrival of Serbian midfielder Mihailo Ristić. The central midfielder, who can also operate as a left-back, moves to the Stade de la Mosson following an unhappy loan … Read more »

Amiens & Strasbourg enquire for Fiorentina midfielder Bryan Dabo

Foot Mercato reported yesterday that Fiorentina’s French central midfielder Bryan Dabo had been offered to a number of Ligue 1 clubs ahead of the January transfer window, with the former Montpellier man failing to earn a starting berth with La … Read more »

Montpellier have submitted an offer for Marlon (Fluminense)

Ligue 1 side Montpellier have submitted a formal loan with option to buy offer for 21-year-old left-sided player Marlon of Fluminense, according to our colleagues at L’Équipe. The former Criciúma footballer has been the subject of a bid following the visit of … Read more »

An anti-semitic banner & Nîmes fans attacked – the Derby du Languedoc violence continued post-match last night

L’Équipe report this morning that an inscription in red paint titled “Jews & Nîmes fans – the same fight” was visible on Sunday evening at the exit of the largest car park at Montpellier’s stadium, where the buses due to … 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 »