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French football is mourning Robert Herbin, the inspirational coach of the flamboyant Saint-Etienne team that was narrowly defeated in the 1976 European Cup final.
Ryad Boudebouz struck a stoppage-time winner as Saint-Etienne defeated French Cup holders Rennes 2-1 on Thursday to qualify for the final for the first time in 38 years.
Dimitri Payet scored a brilliant goal as second-placed Marseille claimed a 2-0 victory at Saint-Etienne on Wednesday to cut the gap to Ligue 1 leaders Paris Saint-Germain back to 12 points.
Paris Saint-Germain were paired with Saint-Etienne in the Coupe de la Ligue quarter-finals and boss Thomas Tuchel said he had no complaints.
Saint-Etienne stand between PSG and a place in the semi-finals of the Coupe de la Ligue, while Lyon and Lille also learned their fate.
Saint-Etienne have been provisionally ordered to play their Ligue 1 matches behind closed doors after supporters set off a barrage of fireworks in Sunday's thumping by Paris Saint-Germain, the French football league (LFP) announced on Monday.
Kylian Mbappe helped Paris Saint-Germain extend their Ligue 1 lead on Sunday with a brace in a comfortable 4-0 win over 10-man Saint-Etienne, while Memphis Depay's cruciate ligament tear looks to have ruled him out of Euro 2020.
The French Football Federation (FFF) has presented before UEFA an application for Saint-Éttiene's Geoffroy-Guichard stadium to host the 2023 Europa League final, the city's mayor, Gaël Perdriau, has announced.
Robert Beric scored a last-minute winner as Saint-Etienne defeated bitter rivals Lyon 1-0 on Sunday and new coach Claude Puel made a triumphant start in his first match in charge.
Angers moved into second place in Ligue 1 after replacement Casimir Ninga scored an 11-minute hat-trick in a 4-1 thrashing of Saint-Etienne on Sunday.
Tottenham were keen on signing William Saliba, with the Saint-Etienne defender explaining why he instead opted to join Arsenal.