Bordeaux's main sponsor Bistro Regent has legally suspended its contract with the Ligue 1 club as French football continues to suffer financially from the impact of the coronavirus pandemic.
COVID-19 has decimated sport, with major events worldwide being suspended indefinitely as well as domestic and continental football seasons hanging in the balance.
Bistro Regent, which...
Paris Saint-Germain extended their Ligue 1 lead to 13 points with a 4-3 home victory against Bordeaux on Sunday, but the French champions were again exposed at the back and had Neymar sent off.
A Marquinhos double, Edinson Cavani's 200th PSG goal and a goal by Kylian Mbappe put the capital side on 65 points from 26 games but they lost captain Thiago Silva to a muscle injury and Neymar picked up a second yellow card for a late challenge in stoppage time.
After the match Cavani said: "Yes, this...
Olympique de Marseille were held to a goalless draw at Girondins de Bordeaux, damaging their fading Ligue 1 title hopes and continuing a 42-year winless away streak against Sunday's opponents.
Second-placed OM, who have not won an away game against Bordeaux since Oct. 1, 1977, have 43 points from 22 matches and trail leaders Paris St Germain by 12 points.
PSG demolished nine-man Montpellier 5-0 on Saturday to take another big step towards retaining their title.
Bordeaux, 10th on 30 points, had...
Lyon made a provisional leap up the Ligue 1 standings when Maxwel Cornet scored and set up their second goal in a 2-1 win at Bordeaux on Saturday.
Cornet cancelled out Jimmy Briand's early opener after the break and set up Moussa Dembele for the second as OL, who have 29 points from 20 games, jumped from 12th to sixth.
Montpellier claimed their first away win of the season by beating Amiens 2-1 as they climbed to fifth on 30 points thanks to Andy Delort's late winner.
Bordeaux, who had not lost in...