Coverage of the Ligue 2 clash between Clermont and Lorient.
Next Game: Lorient vs. Lens - Tuesday, August 22 at 7pm in Coupe de la Ligue
Result: Troyes beat Lorient to earn promotion to Ligue 1Troyes hold on for a 2-1 aggregate victory over Lorient to earn promotion to Ligue 1 via the playoffs.
May 28, 21:49
Nancy relegated to Ligue 2 despite final-day winNancy and Bastia are the unlucky sides on the final day as they fail to beat the Ligue 1 drop, while Lorient will contest a relegation playoff.
May 20, 22:11
Nancy on brink of relegation from Ligue 1 as Dijon boost survival hopesNancy are left on the brink of relegation from Ligue 1 courtesy of a 2-0 defeat at the hands of fellow strugglers Dijon, who boost their hopes of survival.
May 14, 21:50
Laurent Koscielny 'to retire at Arsenal or Lorient'Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny says that he wants to retire from professional football at the Emirates Stadium or former team Lorient.
Nov 23, 16:46
Sunderland sign Didier Ndong from LorientSunderland boss David Moyes further boosts his squad with the signing of Lorient's 22-year-old midfielder Didier Ndong for £13.6m.
Aug 31, 15:38
Borussia Dortmund announce Raphael Guerreiro signingBorussia Dortmund announce that they have completed the signing of Lorient defender Raphael Guerreiro on a four-year deal.
Jun 16, 11:22
Portuguese defender to undergo medical with Borussia Dortmund?Defender Raphael Guerreiro - a possible target for Liverpool - will reportedly undergo a medical with Borussia Dortmund on Wednesday.
Jun 15, 10:59
Raphael Guerreiro 'chooses Borussia Dortmund ahead of Liverpool'Lorient full-back Raphael Guerreiro reportedly agrees personal terms with Borussia Dortmund having chosen the German outfit ahead of Liverpool.
Jun 1, 22:12
Report: Liverpool, Borussia Dortmund bid for Raphael GuerreiroLorient vice-president Alex Hayes reportedly confirms that Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund, as well as two more unnamed clubs, have submitted bids for Raphael Guerreiro.
May 25, 22:30
Lorient 'accept renewed Sunderland bid for Lamine Kone'Lorient reportedly accept an offer from Sunderland for defender Lamine Kone.
Jan 27, 14:42
Result: Monaco climb to second in Ligue 1Monaco move up to second in Ligue 1 after a hard-fought win over Lorient.
Jan 17, 15:01
Lorient 'outraged' with Sunderland over Lamine Kone dealLigue 1 side Lorient say that they are 'outraged' after Sunderland pull the plug on a £5m deal for centre-back Lamine Kone.
Jan 8, 12:31
Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce confirms Lamine Kone deal is offSam Allardyce confirms that Sunderland's move for Lorient defender Lamine Kone has fallen through.
Jan 7, 15:16
Liverpool 'make Raphael Guerreiro top target'Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reportedly makes Lorient left-back Raphael Guerreiro his top transfer window target.
Jan 3, 17:29
Sunderland close in on Lamine Kone dealSunderland and Lorient agree a fee for defender Lamine Kone ahead of his proposed switch to the Black Cats in January.
Dec 30, 19:07
Report: Sunderland agree Lamine Kone dealPremier League strugglers Sunderland have an agreement in place for the signing of Lorient's experienced defender Lamine Kone, according to a report in France.
Dec 16, 20:01
Result: Eric Bautheauc brace inspires Lille victory over LorientA brace from Eric Bautheac and a strike from Djibril Sidibe secure a 3-0 victory for Lille in their Ligue 1 clash against Lorient.
Dec 12, 20:54
Result: Benjamin Jeannot brace helps Lorient win thriller in ToulouseBenjamin Jeannot scores twice in the space of 50 seconds as Lorient beat Toulouse in a five-goal thriller.
Dec 5, 20:55
Report: Sunderland plotting Lamine Kone moveSunderland reportedly step up their pursuit of Lorient defender Lamine Kone.
Dec 5, 19:39
Result: Nice hold Lorient to goalless stalemate at Stade du MoustoirNice hold Lorient to a goalless draw at Stade du Moustoir.
Dec 1, 19:50