FC Annecy promoted to L2, Villefranche Beaujolais in play-off

FC Annecy made the suspense last but avoided the disaster scenario. Long held in check by Sedan for the 34th and final day of the National, the Haut-Savoyards could have been overtaken on the wire in the standings by Villefranche Beaujolais, clear winner of Bourg-en-Bresse (4-1). The Annecians finally tipped the match in the last … Read more

Lennard Kämna wins the 4th stage of the Giro on the slopes of Etna, Juan Pedro Lopez new leader

After three first days in Hungary, the Giro returned to its Italian roads on Tuesday, on the occasion of the fourth stage. To celebrate this return home, the organizers did a great job by inviting the peloton to break their teeth on the slopes of Etna, in Sicily. And in this volcanic setting, it was … Read more

Organic food: production is increasing… but the French consume less of it

Organic food no longer has the wind in its sails. The figures for last year attest to this: sales of organic fruit and vegetables fell by 11%. So, for some farmers who had made this choice, it’s a cold shower. Thus, in the Normandy bocages, Yves Sauvaget raises his 80 dairy cows. In 2010, after … Read more

Used frying oil: serial thefts from restaurants

Is sunflower oil the new yellow gold? Due to the war in Ukraine, prices have soared in Europe and especially in France, and some supermarket shelves remain empty. Supply difficulties that make this commodity a prime target for burglars. In recent weeks, restaurateurs, who consume tens of liters a day, have been victims of serial … Read more

Russian teams banned from European Cups next year

UEFA decided to strike hard against Russia. This Monday, the European Football Confederation announced several measures against its selections and its clubs. First of all, no Russian team will participate in the European Cups next season. This sanction includes the Champions League, the Europa League, the Europa League Conference but also the Women’s Champions League … Read more

Jorge Sampaoli believes OM injured by arbitration against OL

“Do you think you were wronged by the refereeing?Yes because before this error, we were present, I think we had control but this situation has changed everything and we cannot go back on it. It bothers me because we were better than them before the Lyon goal which changed everything. We then tried to come … Read more

Monaco lose to Olympiakos in Game 3 of their Euroleague quarter-final

Slapped in front of their audience in match 2 (72-96), Olympiakos took their revenge on the Monaco floor on Wednesday evening (87-83) and pushed the Roca Team to the brink of elimination in the quarter-finals of the Euroleague. Sasa Obradovic’s men will have to leave the Gaston-Médecin room with a victory on Friday (9 p.m.) … Read more

Unexplained cases of hepatitis in children: the fear of a new epidemic

Affected children ranged in age from one month to 16 years old, but most were under 10 years old, and many under 5 years old. While none had comorbidities, one patient died, and 17 kidney transplants had to be performed. For now, an infectious cause seems to be considered the most likely, but no common … Read more

France wins against Ukraine in a special match

A rose awaited each of the Ukrainians in the Docks Océane locker room this Saturday evening in Le Havre. Before kick-off, a bouquet of flowers was presented to Iryna Glibko, the captain of Ukraine, by Béatrice Barbusse, vice-president, and Philippe Bana, president of the French Federation (FFHB). “Sport is superior to war” reminded Bana, with … Read more

Bruno Genesio after Rennes’ defeat against Monaco: “We made too many mistakes”

Bruno Genesio (Rennes coach, beaten 3-2 by Monaco): “It’s a setback but in no way will it prevent us from achieving our goals […] We made too many gross mistakes against a team that was very solid. We are disappointed but not defeated. We played a big team, we must emphasize the value of the … Read more