Nantes

Nantes

15th in French Ligue 1

Kylian Mbappe scores twice off Lionel Messi assists to help PSG stay top in Ligue 1 Kylian Mbappe scores twice off Lionel Messi assists to help PSG stay top in Ligue 1

Kylian Mbappe scored twice as Paris St Germain geared up for their Champions League opener with a routine 3-0 win at 10-man Nantes to stay top of th

Emiliano Sala tragedy: Cardiff City lose CAS appeal, told to pay Nantes for player's transfer fee Emiliano Sala tragedy: Cardiff City lose CAS appeal, told to pay Nantes for player's transfer fee

Cardiff City must pay Nantes the first instalment of the transfer fee agreed for Emiliano Sala before the striker's death, after appeal dismissed.

Marseille beat Nantes to move joint top of Ligue 1 Marseille beat Nantes to move joint top of Ligue 1

Olympique de Marseille beat Nantes 2-1 to join Racing Lens at the top of the Ligue 1 standings.

Lille fight back for deserved point at Nantes Lille fight back for deserved point at Nantes

Lille battled for a well-earned point at Nantes as substitute Ismaily equalised late on to secure a 1-1 draw in Ligue 1 on Friday.

Neymar double, Sergio Ramos, Lionel Messi score in PSG romp to Super Cup Neymar double, Sergio Ramos, Lionel Messi score in PSG romp to Super Cup

PSG's Neymar scored twice with Lionel Messi and Sergio Ramos both scored as they romped to a 4-0 victory over Nantes in the French Super Cup.

Nantes, Nice condemn fan chants mocking Emiliano Sala death Nantes, Nice condemn fan chants mocking Emiliano Sala death

Nantes and Nice have strongly condemned chants sung by a section of Nice supporters that mocked late Argentine forward Emiliano Sala on Wednesday.

Rennes' Champions League hopes fade with Nantes defeat Rennes' Champions League hopes fade with Nantes defeat

Stade Rennais' hopes of securing a Champions League spot for next season suffered a blow when they slumped to a 2-1 defeat at Nantes.

Moses Simon wins French Cup, Emmanuel Dennis relegated Moses Simon wins French Cup, Emmanuel Dennis relegated

Nigerians Emmanuel Dennis and Moses Simon endured differing fortunes last weekend, the former relegated and the latter winning silverware in France.

Blas penalty lands Nantes French Cup with 1-0 win over Nice Blas penalty lands Nantes French Cup with 1-0 win over Nice

Nantes' Ludovic Blas scored a second half penalty to give his team a 1-0 victory over Nice on Saturday and win the French Cup for the fourth time.

Nigerians didn't score many goals in April, but they scored important ones Nigerians didn't score many goals in April, but they scored important ones

April was a lean month for Nigeria's strikers, but when they did score they changed the course of their teams' fortunes across Europe.

Ten-man Lille back in European mix with 1-0 win at Nantes Ten-man Lille back in European mix with 1-0 win at Nantes

Ten-man Lille battled to a 1-0 victory at Nantes on Saturday.

Nantes win on penalties to book French Cup final place Nantes win on penalties to book French Cup final place

Nantes edged past Monaco 4-2 on penalties after a 2-2 draw in their semifinal on Wednesday to win a place in the final of the French Cup.

Neymar squanders penalty as Paris Saint-Germain slump to shock loss at Nantes Neymar squanders penalty as Paris Saint-Germain slump to shock loss at Nantes

Nantes stormed into a three-goal lead and then rode their luck to win 3-1 on Saturday and hand PSG their second Ligue 1 loss of the season.

Lens waste two-goal lead as Nantes snatch last-gasp winner Lens waste two-goal lead as Nantes snatch last-gasp winner

Lens's winless streak stretched to five games when they squandered a two-goal lead in a 3-2 Ligue 1 defeat at Nantes.

Lille squander late penalty, held at home by Nantes Lille squander late penalty, held at home by Nantes

Champions Lille failed to convert a late penalty and remained in the bottom half of the Ligue 1 table when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Nantes.

PSG's Lionel Messi scores first Ligue 1 goal in win over Nantes PSG's Lionel Messi scores first Ligue 1 goal in win over Nantes

Lionel Messi scored his first Ligue 1 goal as PSG opened a 13-point table lead despite playing almost half an hour with 10 men in a win over Nantes.

Nantes' Moses Simon '100 percent' ready to attack Messi's PSG Nantes' Moses Simon '100 percent' ready to attack Messi's PSG

Nantes striker Moses Simon says that while it will be a 'privilege' to play against Leo Messi and co., the Canaries are undaunted by the prospect.

Emiliano Sala death: Organiser of crashed plane jailed for 18 months Emiliano Sala death: Organiser of crashed plane jailed for 18 months

David Henderson, who organised the flight that crashed and led to the death of soccer player Emiliano Sala, was sentenced to 18 months in prison.

Nice move fourth in Ligue 1 with win at Nantes Nice move fourth in Ligue 1 with win at Nantes

Late goals by Kasper Dolberg and Amine Gouiri earned Nice a 2-0 victory at Nantes to move into fourth place in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

Iheanacho inspires Leicester rout, renaissance for Onyekuru, Simon Iheanacho inspires Leicester rout, renaissance for Onyekuru, Simon

Kelechi Iheanacho was in inspired form for Leicester City this weekend, while his Nigeria teammates Moses Simon and Henry Onyekuru returned to form.

PSG stumble to home loss against Nantes, miss out on top spot PSG stumble to home loss against Nantes, miss out on top spot

PSG missed an opportunity to move top of the Ligue 1 standings when they suffered an embarrassing 2-1 home defeat against strugglers Nantes.

Family of Emiliano Sala launch legal action against Cardiff, Nantes over plane crash death Family of Emiliano Sala launch legal action against Cardiff, Nantes over plane crash death

Emiliano Sala's family are taking legal action against Cardiff City, Nantes and a football agent following his death in a plane crash.

David at the double as Lille restore two-point lead in Ligue 1 David at the double as Lille restore two-point lead in Ligue 1

Jonathan David scored twice as Lille beat Nantes 2-0 away to claim their sixth consecutive victory and restore a two-point lead.

Domenech's Nantes held by Rennes in former France coach's return Domenech's Nantes held by Rennes in former France coach's return

Former France coach Raymond Domenech made a low-key return to the bench as Nantes were held to a 0-0 draw at home by neighbours Stade Rennes.

Domenech's return to football as Nantes coach revives ghosts of France's 2010 World Cup disaster Domenech's return to football as Nantes coach revives ghosts of France's 2010 World Cup disaster

Domenech is one of French football's most divisive figures, thanks to the 2010 World Cup debacle, but he's back. Why now, and why Nantes?

Ligue 1 Standings

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Paris Saint-Ge.. 15 +34 41
2 Lens 15 +16 36
3 Stade Rennais 15 +17 31
4 Marseille 15 +13 30
5 Lorient 15 +5 28
6 AS Monaco 15 +8 27
7 Lille 15 +4 26
8 Lyon 15 +5 21
9 Nice 15 -2 20
10 Clermont Foot 15 -4 19
11 Stade de Reims 15 -5 17
12 Toulouse 15 -7 16
13 Troyes 15 -5 14
14 Montpellier 15 -5 14
15 Nantes 15 -7 13
16 Brest 15 -12 13
17 AJ Auxerre 15 -17 13
18 AC Ajaccio 15 -10 12
19 Strasbourg 15 -9 11
20 Angers 15 -19 8
Full Standings

Team Leaders

Top Scorers

# Player Goals M A
27 Moses Simon 5 13 2
31 Mostafa Mohame.. 4 15 2
14 Ignatius Ganag.. 3 14 2

Top Assists

# Player Assists M G
31 Mostafa Mohame.. 2 15 4
7 Evann Guessand 2 14 1
14 Ignatius Ganag.. 2 14 3