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  Nantes - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Nantes (Breton: Naoned; Gallo: Naunnt) is a city in western France, near the Atlantic coast, with 711,120 inhabitants in the metropolitan area at the 1999 census.
Christianised in the 3rd century, Nantes was successively invaded by the Saxons (around 285), the Franks (around 500), the Britons (in the 6th and 7th centuries) and the Normans (in 843).
Formerly the capital of Brittany, Nantes was separated from the region by the Vichy government in June 1941.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Nantes   (1114 words)

  
 Nantes Hotel - Guide of Hotels in Nantes, France.
Nantes was ravaged and held (843-936) by Norsemen and later (10th cent.) fell to the dukes of Brittany, who resided there until Brittany became part of France in 1524.
Nantes was a center of resistance to the German occupation in World War II, and its civilian population suffered ruthless reprisals.
Nantes is divided in 11 neighborhoods, 9 on the right bank of the Loire, 1 on the left bank and 1 on the Ile-de-Nantes island.
www.hotels-france-travel.com /ville/nantes/nantes-hotel.htm   (1000 words)

  
 Football-Club Nantes-Atlantique (France)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The FC Nantes Atlantique was founded in 1946 as the FC Nantes by the merging of several amateur clubs of the city of Nantes.
Nantes was national champion in 1965, 1966, 1973, 1977, 1980, 1983, 1995 and 2001; won the national cup in 1979, 1999 and 2000; was semi-finalist of the European Cup Winners' Cup (the defunct C2) in 1980; and was semi-finalist of the Champions' League in 1996.
Black, on both sides of the green stripe and therefore of the river Loire, means that Nantes, and by extension the department of Loire-Atlantique, north and south of the Loire, historically belongs to Brittany.
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 nantes-soccer news football information score live   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Nantes were having the better of things and Jeremy Toulalan's 35-yard shot forced a fine save from Ulrich Rame before Marc Planus got in a vital tackle to deny Oliech.
FC Nantes, currently ranked at place 13 at the league table, is seeking for offensive kind of reinforcments at their midfield.
In case FC Nantes will be able to bring in Nenad Milijas, the Serb will join his country man Milos Dimitrijevic who is playing for the French side since his youth.
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 :: jbu.dk ::
FC Nantes Atlantique escaped relegation on a dramatic last day of the Ligue 1 season as SM Caen and SC Bastia were both demoted instead.
FC Nantes Atlantique saved themselves from relegation on the last day of the Ligue 1 season with a 1-0 victory over FC Metz, while defeats for SM Caen and SC Bastia saw them both demoted.
FC Girondins de Bordeaux were also flirting with disaster going into the last day, but a point was enough to spare the 1999 champions after they played out a 3-3 draw at home to Olympique de Marseille.
www.jbu.dbu.dk /news/newsShow.aspx?id=32805   (484 words)

  
 FC Nantes Atlantique - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
FC Nantes Atlantique is a French football team, playing in the city of Nantes.
They also hold the record for consecutive seasons played in Ligue 1, with 42, to be 43 after next season.
This article about a European football club is a stub.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/FC_Nantes   (117 words)

  
 FIFA.com The Official web site of the Fédération Internationale de Football Association
Nantes, which was for a long time the capital of the Dukes of Brittany, is no longer an official or administrative part of Brittany, not has it been for some two centuries or so.
Nantes, the seventh-ranking city in France is situated on the Loire estuary, 50 kilometres from the Atlantic Ocean, in the West of the country.
Nantes is a young city, with 28% of its population, young people less than 20 years old.
www.fifa.com /en/news/index/0,1464,8408,00.html   (861 words)

  
 Les Panthères du Gabon   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
This Wednesday, the FC Nantes lost against the Italian club of Perugia in the semi-finals of the intertoto cup.
This Saturday, The FC Nantes defeated the FC Vil 3-2 to qualify the the semi-finals of the intertoto cup.
Nantes who climbs to the 7th place in the overall ranking is racing for an UEFA cup spot.
www.les-pantheres.com /Archives/archives2003_uk.php   (8818 words)

  
 Autocar-Event.com - FC Nantes Soccer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Relegation battlers Nantes and Ajaccio were forced to settle for a point each as they fought out a goalless draw at La Beaujoire.
The result maintains Nantes' five-point lead over Rolland Courbis' side but the visitors, after surviving a late scare, will not have been too disappointed with the result.
Nantes did manage to finish strongly with Savinaud having a good shot from in front of goal diverted wide.
www.autocar-events.com /FC_Nantes_Soccer.html   (401 words)

  
 uefa.com
Boavista FC's faint hopes of progress from Group A foundered in a 1-1 draw at FC Nantes Atlantique, although the efforts of substitutes Martelinho and Erwin Sánchez very nearly rescued Jaime Pacheco's side.
Nantes, whose own elimination was confirmed a fortnight ago, rested several regulars - notably Nestor Fabbri, missing his first Champions League match this season - with an important league match at the weekend in mind.
Now we had some action and, on 43 minutes, Moldovan, back in the Nantes side after missing the Matchday Ten defeat in Manchester, broke the deadlock with his second European goal of the season.
www.uefa.com /news/newsId=19322,printer.htmx   (646 words)

  
 Nantes boys - Printer-friendly version
Eight years ago, Nantes travelled to the Showgrounds to take on Sligo Rovers in an Intertoto Cup group match, and left with their pride dented after scrambling to a 3-3 draw with Rovers.
However, it may not be as daunting as some would have you believe — FC Nantes is a club in disarray this summer.
They are not the only ones to have cast their gaze away from the eastern French town since the end of last season, when Nantes finished in a creditable sixth place, 19 points behind champions Olympique Lyonnais and one place ahead of Uefa Cup runners-up Marseilles.
www.eleven-a-side.com /printer/printer.asp?p=12458   (476 words)

  
 Nantes News
FC Nantes Atlantique's French Under-21 international midfielder Jeremy Toulalan is to join Ligue 1 champions Olympique Lyonnais on a four-year contract.
Ten-man Paris draws with Nantes Feb. 25, 2006 PARIS - Paris Saint-Germain drew 0-0 with Nantes on Saturday in French first division competition and lost ground in the race for a Champions League berth.
Both keepers were sent off in the 1-1 draw between Nantes and Troyes leaving outfield players attending both goalmouths in an extraordinary French league match.
www.topix.net /world-soccer/nantes   (594 words)

  
 uefa.com - Football Europe - News & Features - News Specific   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
FC Nantes Atlantique have completed the transfer of striker Julio Hernán Rossi from Swiss UEFA Cup challengers FC Basel 1893.
FC Moskva have taken winger Petr Bystrov on a free transfer from Russian Premier-Liga rivals FC Saturn Moskovskaya Oblast.
Bystrov was previously with FC Lokomotiv Nizhni Novgorod and FC Dinamo Moskva.
www.uefa.com /footballeurope/news/Kind=2/newsId=383820.html   (729 words)

  
 news - UEFA: Calais numbed by last-gasp Nantes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Elsewhere, Stade Rennais FC left it even later against Montpellier HSC, eventually booking their place in the last four with a 5-3 extra-time triumph.
In a repeat of 1999/00 final, Nantes met fourth-tier Calais at RC Lens' Stade Félix-Bollaert, and unsurprisingly took the game to their amateur opponents early on.
Nantes stepped up a gear after the interval, with strikers Mamadou Diallo and Habib Bamogo both lively up front, but it was a midfielder that eventually found a breakthrough as Da Rocha volleyed in Dennis Oliech's cross with just two minutes remaining.
www.noticias.info /asp/aspComunicados.asp?nid=166837&src=0   (403 words)

  
 Nantes vs Lazio - Soccer Fans Network Forums
Nantes are alone in their insurance of knowing that a draw will be enough to earn a ticket to the next phase.
Then, at the weekend, having struggled like Lazio in their domestic championship, Nantes managed to break their duck at the 12th attempt and finally secure a first victory in defence of their French crown with a 1-0 away win against FC Sochaux-Montbéliard.
After the game Zaccheroni turned his attention to the Nantes tie and again stressed that it was an achievement to even be still in contention.
forums.soccerfansnetwork.com /showthread.php?t=6878   (1869 words)

  
 Nantes Football Club Stade de la Beaujoire from Football.co.uk
FC Nantes Atlantique - Stade de la Beaujoire
The stadium is also known as Louis Fronteneau, the stadium opened for this first time in 1984 for a game between FC Nantes and Romania.
The stadium was the host for the European football championship in 1984 and the world cup in 1998.
stadiums.football.co.uk /France/Beaujoire.htm   (60 words)

  
 Football Club Nantes Jean Vincent Soccer Camps, Soccer Schools and Soccer Training in Nantes, France   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Since 1988, the camps Jean Vincent/Football club of Nantes (French League 1) have acquired a great reputation under the mastership of Jean Vincent, one of the greatest French Coach of the FC Nantes.
During the camp, you will be able to visit the youth training center of the FC Nantes and meet (schedule permitting) some of the players.
visit "La Joneliere" which is the youth training center of the FC Nantes and you will also see "La Beaujoire" which is the stadium of the FC Nantes (if calendar permitted you will attend a PRO game and watch the FC Nantes or perhaps participate as a ball boy!)
www.internetsportstravel.com /Jean_Vincent_Nantes_soccer_Camps.htm   (917 words)

  
 ESPN.com Soccernet Europe: News - FC Nantes name Argentina's Marcos as new coach
FC Nantes name Argentina's Marcos as new coach
FC Nantes, last year's French first division champions, have struggled since the beginning of the season and are now second from bottom on the standings, 25 points behind leaders Lens.
Marcos, a former FC Nantes player between 1971 and 1975, will face an uphill task in trying to prevent the French club from crashing into the second division.
www.soccernet.com /europe/news/2001/1228/20011228nantesmarcos.html   (176 words)

  
 RTÉ.ie Sport - Nantes arrive in Cork today
FC Nantes Atlantique will arrive in Cork this afternoon ahead of tomorrow night's UEFA Intertoto Cup, quarter-final, second leg clash with Cork City at Turner's Cross.
Colin O'Brien, who suffered a bruised leg in Nantes, should be fit to play.
FC Nantes Atlantique squad: Grondin, Caceres, Cetto, Drouin, Guillon, Savinaud, Capoue, Da Rocha, Hadjadj, Paillères, Quint, Ahamada, Bagayoko, Glombard, Pujol.
www.rte.ie /sport/2004/0723/corkcity.html   (121 words)

  
 Nantes coach anticipating physical encounter | The Champions League, Uefa Cup, Intertoto Cup | Irish soccer | ...
FC Nantes manager Loic Amisse is expecting a physical encounter in Sunday afternoon’s Intertoto Cup third round clash with Cork City, which will be his side’s first competitive match of the season.
Nantes have had just one pre-season game, resulting in a 2-0 defeat at the hands of Swiss second division side Yverdon-Sport FC last weekend.
Against a Cork side in the midst of its domestic season and on the crest of a wave after negotiating two rounds of the competition to date, that dearth of preparation — combined with the raft of summer exits from Nantes — should give the underdogs the opportunity to continue their merry way in Europe.
www.eleven-a-side.com /euroclub/irish_soccer_detail.asp?newsid=12495   (537 words)

  
 Fcna.fr - official Site of the FC Nantes Atlantic Ocean
In front of more than 5 500 persons, the FC Nantes presented its strength for the season 2006-2007.
For this first one in the FCNA, Rudi Roussillon had reserved to the most faithful of subscribed supporters(supports) the exclusive end of the afternoon.
FC Nantes - Olympic of Lyon (On Friday, August 4th, 21 hours(9 pm))
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 EGYPT 2006 ::: Egypt2006.com website ... African nations Cup.. Misr 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Born in Nantes, Fae has played a part in all five of the Ivorians' games at the Nations Cup finals in Egypt.
Tiene was part of the teenage ensemble that ASEC Abidjan put out for a famous win in the 1999 African Super Cup and went on to win numerous league and cup titles with the club.
Yapi Yapo played for Nantes in the 2004 French League Cup final, where he squandered a penalty in the post-match shootout that Nantes lost.
www.egypt2006.com /enewsdetail.asp?newsid=1073&Category=4   (1110 words)

  
 Nantes Defeat Champions - Nantes FC News from Football.co.uk   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
Nantes Defeat Champions - Nantes FC News from Football.co.uk
Serge Le Dizet’s Canaris were very keen to get their own back on the French defending champions, following their 0-1 defeat in the league earlier this season, and a 30th-minute effort of Diallo fired the home side into a promising lead, against a Lyon side short of a number of stars, rested by Houllier.
Put under pressure by l’OL during extra-time, Signorino and his team mates however managed to hold onto their draw, and it all came down to penalty shoot-outs, where Mickaël Landreau once again shined to send the French giants crashing out of this year’s French league cup campaign.
www.football.co.uk /nantes/nantes_defeat_champions_77.shtml   (199 words)

  
 Oldspeed-UK.com - FC Barcelona
The referee added five minutes of injury time which allowed Van Bronckhorst, on for Xavi Hernandez, to reach a Deco through-ball and lob the goalkeeper to rescue a point at the death.
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 Nourdin Boukhari joins Nantes on free transfer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
The Moroccan Rotterdammer and former Sparta man was an Ajacied for four seasons, although he spent one season (2003-2004) on loan at NAC Breda.
Club and player were talking about a contract renewal when FC Nantes Atlantique made the proverbial 'offer one can't refuse'.
Now their ambition has returned: next season Nantes wish to return into the spotlights.
www.ajax-usa.com /news/2005-2006/nourdin-boukhari-joins-nantes-on-free-transfer.html   (536 words)

  
 ::.ESCup - EURO Soccer Fans Fantasy Game.:: Top 30
Everton FC goalkeeper Nigel Martyn faces at least a month on the sidelines following surgery last week for a niggling ankle injury.
The Northern Irish international, 28, has played a major role in the club`s rise to sixth place in their first season back in the English Premiership but has not featured since 23 January.
Dutch outfit FC Groningen have announced the signing of goalkeeper Brian van Loo on a free transfer from Heracles Almelo.
www.escup.com /news/n_5176.asp   (580 words)

  
 MotorBritain.com - FC Nantes Soccer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-24)
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 La Beaujoire Stadium
A feat he was to repeat a few days later against Yugoslavia.
First-division for 35 years, Nantes is the third most successful league team in the country, with six league titles (65-66, 73, 77, 80, 83, 95), a fancy stadium and the second-best football training school in France.
But after a stunning title-run in 95 the team sold all, and we do mean all, its best players, and is now utterly helpless.
users.california.com /~csuppes/Soccer/France/Beaujoire   (366 words)

  
 99-00 UEFA Cup
C Atlético Madrid ESP 1-0 5-1 4-1 POL KS Amica Wronki Leeds United FC ENG 4-1 7-1 3-0 RUS MFK Lokomotive Moskva AŠK Inter Slovnaft Bratislava SVK 0-3 0-7 0-4 FRA FC Nantes Atlantique Underlined teams are seeded.
Anorthosis FC of Ammokhostos(L) CYP 1-0 1-2 0-2 POL Legia Daewoo Warszawa
FC Lokomotivi Tbilisi GEO 0-7 0-9 0-2 GRE PAOK Thessaloniki(*) Underlined teams are seeded.
www.angelfire.com /nj/sivritepe/9900/uefa.html   (1521 words)

  
 RTÉ.ie Sport - City set for Nantes test
Cork City's UEFA Intertoto Cup quarter-final, first leg tie with FC Nantes Atlantique has been provisionally set for this Sunday, July 18, at the Stade Beaujoire with a kick off time of 6.00pm (Irish time).
The Rebels will fly to Nantes from Cork on Thursday morning.
Clubs still in the competition or entering at the quarter-final stage include Club Atlético de Madrid, BV Borussia Dortmund, FC Dinamo Minsk, FC Schalke 04, Villarreal and Spartak Moscow.
www.rte.ie /sport/2004/0712/corkcity.html   (163 words)

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