Clermont Foot13th in French Ligue 1
RC Lens came from behind to beat Clermont 2-1 and consolidate their second place in Ligue 1 by extending their perfect run at home on Saturday.
Frank Leboeuf talks about the impressive performance of Neymar and Messi in PSG's 5-0 win vs. Clermont Foot.
Lionel Messi scored a late brace, including a stunning overhead kick, as PSG began their Ligue 1 title defence with a 5-0 win at Clermont.
Kylian Mbappe and Neymar were on fire on Saturday as both scored hat-tricks as Paris Saint-Germain hammered Clermont 6-1 away.
Lille suffered their fourth defeat of the season when they were beaten 1-0 at promoted Clermont.
Paris Saint-Germain kept their perfect Ligue 1 record intact as they hammered promoted Clermont 4-0 with a brutal display on Saturday.
Ligue 1 newcomers Clermont Foot fought back from two goals down to salvage a 3-3 draw at Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday.
Nice exited the French Cup after a 2-1 defeat at the hands of Lorient, while Marseille's fine form continued in a 2-1 win away to Toulouse.
Corinne Diacre says her overriding motivation is to pay back the club president who backed her.
The first woman to manage a French men's team in competitive action has been rewarded with a contract extension until 2018 at the Ligue 2 side.
Corinne Diacre became the first woman to coach a men's professional soccer team in a competitive match in France when her Clermont team lost 2-1 Monday at Brest in the second division.
Clermont Foot have appointed Corinne Diacre to replace Helena Costa as head coach.
Helena Costa delivered a stark reminder of how attitudes to women in sport have changed, calling for football fans to view her as a 'normal coach' after taking the helm at Clermont Foot.
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