Manchester City are considering linking up with French minnows AC Arles-Avignon, according to the Ligue 2 club's president.
Manchester United chief executive David Gill has criticised Le Havre for their public condemnation of their transfer tactics over the signing of teenage star Paul Pogba.
Bordeaux's struggles in Ligue 1 continued as they slipped to a 2-1 defeat at Nice.
Marseille picked up their first points of the Ligue 1 season at the third attempt as the defending champions recorded a much needed 2-0 win against Lorient. Elsewhere, Lyon also claimed a first win, while Rennes continued their unbeaten start.
A round-up of all the action from Saturday's French Ligue 1 action.