Hamouma stars as Saint-Etienne thrashes Caen 5-0
PARIS (AP) — Saint-Etienne thrashed Caen 5-0 on Saturday to stay in contention for a European place despite an avalanche of injuries and the absence of suspended players.
Lille held 1-1 at Strasbourg in French League
PARIS (AP) — Lille again dropped points in the race for second place and automatic qualification for the Champions League after it was held to a second successive draw in Ligue 1 on...
Saint-Etienne beats Strasbourg 2-1 in French league
PARIS (AP) — Robert Beric played a part in both goals as Saint-Etienne beat Strasbourg 2-1 Wednesday to move into fourth place in the French league.
The Slovenia striker headed Saint-Etienne in front in the fifth minute, then set up center half Loic Perrin for a header in the 27th.
Striker Nuno Da Costa pulled a goal back in the second half for Strasbourg, which stayed in ninth place.
Khazri scores 2 as St. Etienne beats Monaco to go 2nd
PARIS (AP) — Forward Wahbi Khazri scored twice as Saint-Etienne beat struggling Monaco 2-0 to move into second place in the French league on Friday.
Monaco, the French champion in 2017, remains mired in 18th as the pressure increases on coach Leonardo Jardim.
Monaco's miserable night was summed up by Radamel Falcao missing a sitter and hitting the post with another straightforward chance.
SAINT-ETIENNE, France (AP) — Christophe Galtier is stepping down as coach of Saint-Etienne at the end of the season after more than 350 games in charge.
The French club said on its website on Tuesday that a mutual decision was reached between the club co-presidents and Galtier, who has been in charge since November 2009.
2 Lyon players sent off at end as Saint-Etienne wins 2-0
PARIS (AP) — Lyon paid dearly for poor defending as its hopes of catching the top three slipped further away following a 2-0 defeat at bitter rival Saint-Etienne on Sunday.
Lyon's players lost their heads at the end with midfielders Rachid Ghezzal and Corentin Tolisso sent off. Tolisso's two-footed challenge on midfielder Fabien Lemoine almost sparked a mass brawl.