First-half goals from Adama Coulibaly and Rydell Poepon see second-tier Valenciennes knock Ligue 1 Nice out of the Coupe de France with a 2-0 third-round victory.
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United applauds the fans during the FA Cup Fifth round match between Preston North End and Manchester United at Deepdale on February 16, 2015
Report: Manchester United agree terms with Valenciennes teenager Dayot Upamecano
Manchester United are on the verge of signing 16-year-old Valenciennes defender Dayot Upamecano for a fee of around £700,000, according to reports.
Jun 20, 15:46
A general view of the Etihad Stadium, home of Manchester City on September 10, 2011
Report: Manchester United, Manchester City battle for Dayot Upamecano signature
Manchester City make an offer for Manchester United target Dayot Upamecano, according to reports.
Jun 2, 01:02
General view of the stadium before the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and West Bromwich Albion at Old Trafford on September 28, 2013
Report: Manchester United agree fee for Dayot Upamecano
Manchester United reportedly agree a fee with Valenciennes for teenage defender Dayot Upamecano.
May 30, 09:14
Manager Louis van Gaal of Manchester United looks on during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United at White Hart Lane on December 28, 2014
Report: Manchester United sign French defender
Manchester United tie up a £340,000 deal to sign 16-year-old centre-back Dayot Upamecano from Ligue 2 side Valenciennes, according to reports.
Feb 2, 19:41
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Result: Valenciennes claim Nice scalp in Coupe de France
First-half goals from Adama Coulibaly and Rydell Poepon see second-tier Valenciennes knock Ligue 1 Nice out of the Coupe de France with a 2-0 third-round victory.
Jan 3, 18:53
Valenciennes's Majeed Waris celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Valenciennes vs Lyon on April 6, 2014
Newcastle United and West Bromwich Albion 'interested in Ghana Striker Majeed Waris'
Both Newcastle United and West Bromwich Albion are said to be watching Ghana striker Majeed Waris.
Jun 7, 08:59
Toulouse's French forward Wissam Ben Yedder celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match, Toulouse vs Valenciennes in Toulouse, on May 17, 2014
Result: Wissam Ben Yedder hat-trick downs Valenciennes
Toulouse see off Valenciennes 3-1 at Stadium Municipal courtesy of a Wissam Ben Yedder hat-trick.
May 17, 22:37
Monaco's French forward Valere Germain celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Monaco (ASM) vs Marseille (OM) on January 26, 2014
Result: Dirar earns Monaco win at Valenciennes
Monaco beat Valenciennes 2-1, with Nabil Dirar grabbing a late winner.
May 10, 22:18
Valenciennes' Rudy Mater challenges Bordeaux's Argentinian midfielder Lucas Orban during the French L1 football match between Valenciennes and Bordeaux at the Stade du Hainaut in Valenciennes on May 4, 2014
Result: Defeat to Bordeaux sends Valenciennes down
Valenciennes are relegated from Ligue 1 after a 1-0 home defeat to Bordeaux on Sunday.
May 4, 17:52
Valenciennes's Majeed Waris celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Valenciennes vs Lyon on April 6, 2014
Team News: Attacking lineup for struggling Valenciennes
Valenciennes start their must-win home game against Bordeaux with two up front in a 4-4-2.
May 4, 15:47
Valenciennes' Tongo Doumbia celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Nice during their Ligue 1 match on February 8, 2014
Kenny Jackett: 'Tongo Doumbia unlikely to feature next season'
Wolverhampton Wanderers head coach Kenny Jackett admits that midfielder Tongo Doumbia is unlikely to feature in his plans for next season.
May 2, 14:58
Guingamp's French midfielder Claudio Beauvue celebrates with teammates after scoring during the French L1 football match Ajaccio (ACA) vs Guingamp (EAG) at the Francois Coty stadium in Ajaccio, Corsica island, on March 15, 2014
Result: Guingamp claim crucial win
Guingamp beat fellow relegation battlers Valenciennes 1-0 in Ligue 1.
Apr 26, 21:11
Nantes' American midfielder Alejandro Bedoya (R) is congratulated by Nantes' French defender Olivier Veigneau (L) after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match against Valenciennes on April 20, 2014
Result: Nantes hammer six past Valenciennes
Nantes claim their biggest victory in League 1 this season following a 6-2 win against Valenciennes at the Stade du Hainaut.
Apr 20, 18:03
Lille's Divock Origi celebrates after scoring the opening goal against Sochaux during their Ligue 1 match on February 8, 2014
Result: Divock Origi gives Lille victory
Divock Origi's second-half strike gives Lille all three points in their Ligue 1 clash against Valenciennes.
Apr 12, 17:56
Valenciennes's Majeed Waris celebrates after scoring a goal during the French L1 football match Valenciennes vs Lyon on April 6, 2014
Result: Bafetimbi Gomis, Jordan Ferri fire Lyon to victory
Lyon defeat Valenciennes 2-1 at the Stade du Hainaut.
Apr 6, 17:56
Valenciennes' French midfielder Tongo Hamed Doumbia vies for the ball with Montpellier's French goalkeeper Geoffrey Jourdren during the French L1 football match Montpellier vs Valenciennes on March 29, 2014
Result: Montpellier HSC, Valenciennes play out draw
Montpellier and Valenciennes draw 0-0 in Ligue 1 with the away side staying in the bottom three.
Mar 29, 21:08
Valenciennes' Majeed Waris scores a goal during the French L1 football match against Ajaccio March 22, 2014
Result: Ajaccio produce comeback to stun Valenciennes
A late brace from Cedric Orengo hands Ajaccio a stunning 3-2 comeback win away to Valenciennes in Ligue 1.
Mar 22, 20:55
Valenciennes' Brazilian goalkeeper Novaes Magno and Valenciennes' Uruguayan defender Gary Kagelmacher celebrate following the French L1 football match Evian-Thonon (ETGFC) vs Valenciennes (VAFC) at the Parc des Sports in Annecy, central eastern France, on
Result: Valenciennes grab slender win over Evian TG
Valenciennes grab a slender 1-0 victory over Evian TG in Ligue 1, thanks to a second-half strike from Majeed Waris.
Mar 15, 21:14
Evian's French forward Kevin Berigaud celebrates after scoring during the French L1 football match between Evian (ETGFC) and Lille (LOSC) on February 16, 2014
Team News: Two up front for Evian TG against Valenciennes
Evian TG include the attacking threats of Marco Ruben and Kevin Berigaud up front as they face Valenciennes in their Ligue 1 clash.
Mar 15, 18:36
Valenciennes's Matthieu Dossevi celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's first goal against Rennes during their Ligue 1 match on March 8, 2014
Result: Valenciennes beat Rennes from behind
Valenciennes beat Rennes 2-1 to keep alive their slim hopes of Ligue 1 survival.
Mar 8, 21:16

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