Marseille's Champions League aspirations suffered another big hit on Friday as they fell to a 1-0 defeat at Nantes.
Serge Gakpe scored the only goal to inflict a third successive defeat on Marseille and leave them outside of the top three, having played more matches than the teams above them.
Marcelo Bielsa's men will drop out of the European places altogether if St Etienne beat leaders Lyon on Sunday.
The warning signs were there from Nantes in the early stages when Remi Gomis freed Alejandro Bedoya,...
Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic has had his four-game suspension for abusing Ligue 1 referees reduced to three after the the French Football League (LFP) accepted a recommendation from the French Olympic Committee (CNOSF) to shorten the ban.
Ibrahimovic was initially banned for four games when he was caught on camera after last month's 3-2 defeat to Bordeaux launching into a tirade against official Lionel Jaffredo while walking back to the dressing room.
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France's Ligue 1 will introduce goal-line technology from next season.
The Ligue de Football Professionel (LFP) announced the move on Thursday, though the supplier of the system has yet to be decided upon.
A statement read: "At its meeting of April 16, 2015, the administrative council of the LFP has decided to adopt goal-line technology in Ligue 1 for the 2015-16 season.
"Consultation with the stakeholders concerned will begin in the coming weeks."
The introduction of the system will be funded out...
Marcelo Bielsa has said he was touched by Marseille's owner asking him to continue at the club next season but added: "I won't reply clearly until I have a concrete proposition."
Bielsa was appointed at Marseille last summer, and has -- despite limited financial resources -- kept the club at the business end of the Ligue 1 table this season.
Their title challenge has faded in recent weeks, while they slipped out of the Champions League qualifying places with last weekend's defeat at Bordeaux.