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Coupe de France: Bastia vs Evian

Down in Corsica, Bastia will be entertaining Evian with just four points separating the pair in the league. The home side will be hoping to show off their latest recruit, the former Liverpool and Marseille forward Djibril Cisse; the forward has spoken of his desire for a recall to the […]

Coupe de France: Nord Pas de Calais

Coupe de France: Nord Pas de Calais

US Avranches v RC Lens Lens ended 2013 on a sour note, as Antoine Kombouare’s side lost 2-1 at home to Istres which left them in third place going into the winter break, with Angers and Nancy hot on their tail as the race to Ligue 1 goes into the […]

Coupe de France: Jura Sud v Creteil

Coupe de France: Jura Sud v Creteil

The Coupe de France should be a welcome distraction for CFA side Jura Sud as they take on ligue 2 opponents Creteil. The hosts currently sit just one place above the relegation zone in CFA Groupe B and only a couple of sides have lost more games than them so […]

Coupe de France: Epinal v Niort

Coupe de France: Epinal v Niort

CFA side SAS Epinal play host to Ligue 2 outfit Niort at Le Stade de la Colombiere. Officially there are two divisions between these sides, but in all reality the gap might not be as wide as that. Epinal were one of the six unfortunate teams relegated from the National […]

Coupe de France: Vannes v Monaco

Coupe de France: Vannes v Monaco

May 2011: a final victory in Troyes was not enough and Vannes were relegated to National after three seasons in Ligue 2. It was close; but for one little point, the Bretons missed the opportunity of a first ever match against Monaco in the following league season. At the same […]

Coupe de France: La Suze-sur-Sarthe vs Lyon

La Suze host Lyon in this cup fixture due to be held at MMArena, a stadium in which Le Mans play their home games.  It remains to be seen whether Lyon will display a strong line-up for this confrontation but it does not seem like an upset will be on […]

Coupe de France: Romorantin-Toulouse

Ligue 1 side Toulouse will travel into central France to take on Stade Olympique Romorantinais on Saturday evening. SO Romorantin sit tenth in their fourth-tier CFA group after a six year stay in the Championnat National before dropping down in 2008. Having made it out of regional football in 1991 […]

Coupe de France : Marseille- Reims

The final game of the weekend’s cup bonanza takes place at the Stade Velodrome on Sunday night when Olympique de Marseille take on fellow Ligue 1 residents Stade de Reims. Both these clubs have been tremendously successful in their respective eras; these two sides have a combined total of fifteen […]