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The 2009–10 Ligue 1 season was the 72nd since its establishment. Bordeaux were the defending champions. The fixtures were announced on 5 June 2009, and play commenced on 8 August and ended on 15 May 2010.[2][3] There were three promoted teams from Ligue 2, replacing the three teams that were relegated from Ligue 1 following the 2008–09 season. A total of 20 teams competed in the league with three clubs suffering relegation to the second division, Ligue 2. All clubs that secured Ligue 1 status for this season were subject to approval by the DNCG before becoming eligible to participate.[4][5] In addition, German sportswear company Puma became the official provider of match balls for the season after agreeing to a long term partnership with the Ligue de Football Professionnel.[6]

Ligue 1
Season2009–10
ChampionsMarseille
(9th title)
RelegatedLe Mans
Boulogne
Grenoble
Champions LeagueMarseille (Group stage)
Lyon (Group stage)
Auxerre (Playoff round)
Europa LeagueLille (Playoff round)
Paris Saint-Germain (Playoff round)
Montpellier (Third qualifying round)
Matches played380
Goals scored916 (2.41 per match)
Top goalscorerMamadou Niang (18)
Biggest home winLorient 5–0 Boulogne (7 November 2009)
Grenoble 5–0 Auxerre (6 February 2010)
Biggest away winGrenoble 0–4 Rennes (19 September 2009)
Monaco 0–4 Lille (13 December 2009)
Nancy 0–4 Lille (23 December 2009)
Sochaux 0–4 Lyon (21 February 2010)
Highest scoringLyon 5–5 Marseille (8 November 2009)
Longest winning run7 games
Auxerre
(26 September – 21 November)
Lille
(28 November – 16 January)
Marseille
(21 March – 25 April)
Longest unbeaten run15 games
Marseille
(7 February – 5 May)
Longest losing run11 games
Grenoble
(8 August – 31 October)
Highest attendance55,920 [1]
Marseille 0-0 Bordeaux
(30 August 2009)
Average attendance20,089 [1]

The season began on 8 August 2009 under a new format with 16 clubs beginning play simultaneously followed by 4 clubs competing the following day. Under the new format, the showcase match of the opening week will contest the winners of the league the previous season and the winners of the second division the previous season. In the match this year, defending champions Bordeaux defeating second division champions Lens 4–1 at the Stade Chaban Delmas.

On 5 May 2010, Marseille defeated Rennes 3–1 to claim their 9th Ligue 1 title and their first since the 1991–92 season.[7][8] Because of their Coupe de la Ligue title, Marseille claimed the league and league cup double. It is the second straight season a club has won the league and league cup double with Bordeaux achieving it last season.

Contents

Promotion and relegationEdit

Teams promoted from 2008–09 Ligue 2

Teams relegated to 2009–10 Ligue 2

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Marseille (C) 38 23 9 6 69 36 +33 78 2010–11 UEFA Champions League Group stage
2 Lyon 38 20 12 6 64 38 +26 72
3 Auxerre 38 20 11 7 42 29 +13 71 2010–11 UEFA Champions League Play-off round
4 Lille 38 21 7 10 72 40 +32 70 2010–11 UEFA Europa League Play-off round[a]
5 Montpellier 38 20 9 9 50 40 +10 69 2010–11 UEFA Europa League Third qualifying round[b]
6 Bordeaux 38 19 7 12 58 40 +18 64
7 Lorient 38 16 10 12 54 42 +12 58
8 Monaco 38 15 10 13 39 45 −6 55
9 Rennes 38 14 11 13 52 41 +11 53
10 Valenciennes 38 14 10 14 50 50 0 52
11 Lens 38 12 12 14 40 44 −4 48
12 Nancy 38 13 9 16 46 53 −7 48
13 Paris Saint-Germain 38 12 11 15 50 46 +4 47 2010–11 UEFA Europa League Play-off round[a]
14 Toulouse 38 12 11 15 36 36 0 47
15 Nice 38 11 11 16 41 57 −16 44
16 Sochaux 38 11 8 19 28 52 −24 41
17 Saint-Étienne 38 10 10 18 27 45 −18 40
18 Le Mans (R) 38 8 8 22 36 59 −23 32 Relegation to 2010–11 Ligue 2
19 Boulogne (R) 38 7 10 21 31 62 −31 31
20 Grenoble (R) 38 5 8 25 31 61 −30 23
Source: Ligue 1
Rules for classification: 1) points; 2) goal difference; 3) number of goals scored.
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b Coupe de France winners Paris Saint-Germain qualify for the 2010–11 UEFA Europa League Play-off round of 2010–11 UEFA Europa League.
  2. ^ Coupe de la Ligue winners Marseille finished as champions, fulfilling a finish of at least 4th place, thus their Europa League Third qualifying round berth will go to the 5th placed team in the league.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away[1] AUX BOR BOU GRE MFC RCL LIL LOR OL OM ASM MHS NAL NIC PSG REN STE SOC TFC VAL
Auxerre 1–0 0–0 2–0 2–1 0–0 3–2 4–1 0–3 0–0 2–0 2–1 1–3 2–0 1–1 1–0 1–0 0–1 1–1 1–0
Bordeaux 1–2 0–0 1–0 3–0 4–1 3–1 4–1 2–2 1–1 1–0 1–1 1–2 4–0 1–0 1–0 3–1 2–0 1–0 0–1
Boulogne 0–0 0–2 2–1 1–3 2–1 2–3 2–0 0–0 1–2 1–3 0–2 1–2 3–3 2–5 1–0 0–1 0–0 1–1 0–2
Grenoble 5–0 1–3 2–0 1–1 1–2 0–2 1–2 1–1 0–2 0–0 2–3 1–2 1–1 4–0 0–4 1–2 2–2 1–0 0–1
Le Mans 0–1 2–1 1–1 1–0 3–0 1–2 0–3 2–2 1–2 1–1 2–2 2–1 0–1 1–0 1–3 1–1 0–0 1–3 2–1
Lens 2–0 4–3 3–0 1–1 2–1 1–1 1–1 0–2 1–0 3–0 0–1 2–1 2–0 1–1 2–2 1–0 0–0 0–2 1–1
Lille 1–2 2–0 3–1 1–0 3–0 1–0 1–2 4–3 3–2 4–0 4–1 3–1 1–1 3–1 0–0 4–0 1–0 1–1 4–0
Lorient 0–0 1–0 5–0 2–2 1–0 1–0 2–1 1–3 1–2 2–2 2–2 3–1 4–1 1–1 1–1 4–0 1–0 1–1 3–2
Lyon 2–1 0–1 2–0 2–0 2–0 1–0 1–1 1–0 5–5 3–0 1–2 3–1 2–0 2–1 1–1 1–1 0–2 2–1 1–0
Marseille 0–2 0–0 2–0 2–0 2–1 1–0 1–0 1–1 2–1 1–2 4–2 3–1 4–1 1–0 3–1 1–0 3–0 1–1 5–1
Monaco 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–0 1–1 2–0 0–4 2–0 1–1 1–2 4–0 2–1 3–2 2–0 1–0 1–2 2–0 1–0 2–1
Montpellier 1–1 0–1 1–0 1–0 2–1 1–0 2–0 2–1 0–1 2–0 0–0 0–2 1–0 1–1 3–1 2–1 2–0 1–1 2–1
Nancy 0–1 0–3 1–3 0–2 3–2 5–1 0–4 1–0 0–2 0–3 4–0 0–0 2–0 0–0 1–2 0–1 2–1 0–0 1–1
Nice 0–1 1–1 2–2 2–1 1–0 0–0 1–1 1–0 4–1 1–3 1–3 0–3 2–3 1–0 1–1 1–1 0–0 1–0 3–2
Paris Saint-Germain 1–0 3–1 3–0 4–0 3–1 1–1 3–0 0–3 1–1 0–3 0–1 1–3 1–1 0–1 1–1 3–0 4–1 1–0 2–2
Rennes 0–1 4–2 3–0 4–0 2–1 1–1 1–2 1–0 1–2 1–1 1–0 3–0 0–0 2–2 1–0 1–0 1–2 4–1 0–3
Saint-Étienne 1–1 3–1 0–1 1–0 2–0 1–4 1–1 0–2 0–1 0–0 3–0 1–0 0–0 0–2 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 0–2
Sochaux 1–2 2–3 0–3 1–0 1–0 1–2 2–1 1–0 0–4 0–1 1–0 0–1 1–1 1–0 1–4 2–0 0–2 1–0 2–5
Toulouse 0–3 1–2 1–0 4–0 2–0 1–0 0–2 0–1 0–0 1–1 0–0 0–1 0–0 0–2 1–0 3–2 3–1 2–0 0–1
Valenciennes 0–0 2–0 1–1 2–0 0–1 0–0 1–0 0–0 2–2 3–2 3–1 1–1 1–3 2–1 2–3 0–2 1–0 1–1 1–3

Updated to games played on 15 May 2010.
Source: Ligue 1 Calendar
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
For coming matches, an a indicates there is an article about the match.

2009–10 Ligue 1 Winners
Marseille
9th Title

StatisticsEdit

Top goalscorersEdit

Mamadou Niang won the Trophée du Meilleur Buteur.

Position Player Nationality Club Goals
1 Mamadou Niang   Senegal Marseille 18
2 Kevin Gameiro   France Lorient 17
3 Mevlüt Erdinç   Turkey Paris SG 15
- Lisandro López   Argentina Lyon 15
5 Nenê   Brazil Monaco 14
- Ireneusz Jeleń   Poland Auxerre 14
- Loïc Rémy   France Nice 14
8 Asamoah Gyan   Ghana Rennes 13
- Pierre-Alain Frau   France Lille 13
- Gervinho   Ivory Coast Lille 13
- Yohan Cabaye   France Lille 13
12 3 players 11
15 6 players 10
21 1 player 9
22 6 players 8
28 8 players 7
36 11 players 6
47 16 players 5
63 32 players 4
95 19 players 3
114 49 players 2
163 99 players 1
Total: 916[9]
Average after 380 games: 2.41

Last updated: 21 May 2010
Source: Règlement du classement des buteurs

Assists tableEdit

Lucho González won the Trophée du Meilleur Passeur.

Position Player Nationality Club Assists
1 Lucho González   Argentina Marseille 11
2 Marama Vahirua   Tahiti Lorient 10
3 Miralem Pjanić   Bosnia and Herzegovina Lyon 9
4 Fahid Ben Khalfallah   Tunisia Valenciennes 8
- Christophe Jallet   France PSG 8
- Eden Hazard   Belgium Lille 8
- Julien Féret   France Nancy 8
8 4 players 7
12 6 players 6
18 10 players 5
28 23 players 4
51 22 players 3
73 36 players 2
109 109 players 1
Total: 515
Average after 359 games: 1.43

Last updated: 7 May 2010
Source: Règlement du classement des passeurs

AwardsEdit

Monthly awardsEdit

UNFP Player of the MonthEdit

Month Player Club
August[10]   Lisandro López Lyon
September[11]   Hugo Lloris Lyon
October[12]   Ireneusz Jeleń Auxerre
November[13]   Fabrice Abriel Marseille
December[14]   Jérémie Janot Saint-Étienne
January[15]   Karim Aït-Fana Montpellier
February[16]   Hatem Ben Arfa Marseille
March[17]   Eden Hazard Lille
April[18]   Lucho González Marseille

Yearly awardsEdit

The nominees for the Player of the Year, Goalkeeper of the Year, Young Player of the Year, Manager of the Year and Goal of the Year in Ligue 1. The winner was determine at the annual UNFP Awards, which was held on 9 May.[19] The winners are displayed in bold.

Player of the YearEdit

Player Nationality Club
Marouane Chamakh   Morocco Bordeaux
Eden Hazard   Belgium Lille
Lisandro López   Argentina Lyon
Mamadou Niang   Senegal Marseille

Young Player of the YearEdit

Player Nationality Club
Karim Aït-Fana   France Montpellier
Eden Hazard   Belgium Lille
Yann M'Vila   France Rennes
Emmanuel Rivière   France Saint-Étienne

Goalkeeper of the YearEdit

Player Nationality Club
Cédric Carrasso   France Bordeaux
Hugo Lloris   France Lyon
Steve Mandanda   France Marseille
Stéphane Ruffier   France Monaco

Manager of the YearEdit

Manager Nationality Club
Laurent Blanc   France Bordeaux
Didier Deschamps   France Marseille
Jean Fernandez   France Auxerre
René Girard   France Montpellier

Goal of the YearEdit

Manager Nationality Club Match
Ismaël Bangoura   Guinea Rennes 8 August 2009 v. Boulogne
Michel Bastos   Brazil Lyon 29 August 2009 v. Nancy
Mamadou Niang   Senegal Marseille 19 September 2009 v. Montpellier
Matt Moussilou   Republic of the Congo Boulogne 13 March 2010 v. Nancy
Yohan Cabaye   France Lille 18 April 2010 v. Monaco

Team of the YearEdit

Position Player Club
Goalkeeper   Hugo Lloris Lyon
Defender   Rod Fanni Rennes
Defender   Souleymane Diawara Marseille
Defender   Michaël Ciani Bordeaux
Defender   Benoît Trémoulinas Bordeaux
Midfielder   Benoît Cheyrou Marseille
Midfielder   Yoann Gourcuff Bordeaux
Midfielder   Eden Hazard Lille
Forward   Mamadou Niang Marseille
Forward   Lisandro López Lyon
Forward   Marouane Chamakh Bordeaux

Season statisticsEdit

As of 11 April 2010

ScoringEdit

DisciplineEdit

MiscellaneousEdit

  • Longest second half injury time: 5 minutes and 56 secondsLens against Lille (20 September 2009).
  • On 9 August 2009, Bordeaux established a record for most consecutive league wins with 12 surpassing Lille who won 11 consecutive matches in 1949, winning their last four games of the 1948–49 season and their first seven in the 1949–50 season.[35] Bordeaux's streak began during the 2008–09 season on 14 March 2009 following a 2–1 victory over Nice.[36] The club broke the record on the opening match day of this season defeating Lens 4–1.[37] The record lasted for 14 matches before coming to an end on 30 August following the club's 0–0 draw with Marseille.
  • On 31 October 2009, Grenoble set a record for most consecutive losses in French football following the club's eleven straight league defeat, an 0–2 loss to Lille. The previous record of ten straight defeats, held by Sète, had been intact since 1947. The losing streak came to an end the following week, on 7 November, following the club's 0–0 draw with Monaco.[38]

StadiaEdit

Team Stadium Capacity Avg. Attendance
Auxerre Stade de l'Abbé-Deschamps 24,493 11,306
Bordeaux Stade Chaban-Delmas 34,327 29,197
Boulogne Stade de la Libération 15,004 11,945
Grenoble Stade des Alpes 20,000 14,130
Le Mans Stade Léon-Bollée 17,500 9,014
Lens Stade Félix-Bollaert 41,233 33,963
Lille Stade Lille-Metropole 21,803 14,543
Lorient Stade du Moustoir 16,669 11,291
Lyon Stade Gerland 41,044 35,261
Marseille Stade Vélodrome 60,031 48,941
Monaco Stade Louis II 18,500 8,191
Montpellier Stade de la Mosson 32,900 17,407
Nancy Stade Marcel Picot 20,087 16,294
Nice Stade du Ray 17,415 8,567
PSG Parc des Princes 48,712 33,022
Rennes Stade de la Route de Lorient 31,127 22,876
Saint-Étienne Stade Geoffroy-Guichard 35,616 25,876
Sochaux Stade Auguste Bonal 20,025 12,628
Toulouse Stadium Municipal 35,672 19,472
Valenciennes Stade Nungesser 16,547 12,123

Updated to games played on 7 April 2010.
Source: AFFLUENCES Par Club
^ The home team is listed in the left-hand column.
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Team informationEdit

Club Chairman Current Manager Appointed
Auxerre   Alain Dujon   Jean Fernandez 2006–
Bordeaux   Jean-Louis Triaud   Laurent Blanc 2007–
Boulogne   Jacques Wattez   Laurent Guyot 2009–
Grenoble   Kazutoshi Watanabe   Mehmed Baždarević 2007–
Le Mans   Henri Legarda   Arnaud Cormier 2009–
Lens   Gervais Martel   Jean-Guy Wallemme 2008–
Lille OSC   Michel Seydoux   Rudi Garcia 2008–
Lorient   Loïc Fery   Christian Gourcuff 2003–
Lyon   Jean-Michel Aulas   Claude Puel 2008–
Marseille   Jean-Claude Dassier   Didier Deschamps 2009–
Monaco   Etienne Franzi   Guy Lacombe 2009–
Montpellier   Louis Nicollin   René Girard 2009–
Nancy   Jacques Rousselot   Pablo Correa 2002–
Nice   Maurice Cohen   Eric Roy 2010–
Paris Saint-Germain   Sébastien Bazin   Antoine Kombouaré 2009–
Rennes   Frédéric de Saint-Sernin   Frédéric Antonetti 2009–
Saint-Étienne   Bernard Caiazzo   Alain Perrin 2008–
Sochaux   Jean-Claude Plessis   Francis Gillot 2008–
Toulouse   Olivier Sadran   Alain Casanova 2007–
Valenciennes   Francis Decourrière   Philippe Montanier 2009–

KitsEdit

Team Kit maker Main Sponsor Notes
Auxerre Airness Nasùba Express No changes have yet been reported.
Bordeaux Puma Kia New home, away, and Champions League shirt. Bordeaux's home shirt will remain traditional blue and will retain the v-design, which will be white and emblazoned along top half of the chest and shoulders. Away shirt will be white and will be an updated version of last year's away shirt. Champions League kit is all red with white vertical stripes that began near the chest area, so the shirt can retain its v-design.
Boulogne Uhlsport Boostyle No changes have yet been reported.
Grenoble Nike Flash Kado No changes have yet been reported.
Le Mans Kappa LOUÉ(home), Le Gaulois(away) No changes have yet been reported.
Lens Reebok Invicta Lens leaves Nike for Reebok. New home and away kit. Home kit goes away from the original polka dot design and reverts to an all red shirt with Lens' secondary color yellow emblazoned around the shoulders, waists, and arms. Away shirt is all sky blue and is based on the home shirt with black replacing the yellow emblazonment.
Lille Canterbury of New Zealand Groupe Partouche New home kit. Home shirt is all red with horizontal, darker red, thin stripe details. The shirt will have three white ovals on each side as a Canterbury design.
Lorient Duarig La trinitaine New home, away, third, and fourth kits. Shirts will revert from last year's left to right sash. Home kit is prominently orange with a black and white design running along the shoulders. Away kit it is all white with the black and white design again running along the shoulders. The third shirt is black with the design running along the shoulders being orange and white. Fourth kit is brown at the top of the shirt, but slowly converts to a sky blue style color. The sky blue begins along the shoulders and run all the way down the shirt.[39]
Lyon Umbro Bet Clic Accor ends its partnership with Lyon. New sponsor Bet Clic comes on, effective January 2010, however Lyon have decided to contest this ruling in order for them to display their sponsor for the first part of the season, as well. New home, away, and Champions League kits. The home shirt has a white base color, with the horizontal red and blue stripe in the middle, reverting from the club's red and blue vertical stripe that has been used in previous years. The logo of Umbro appears on the top-right of the shirt in blue.[40] The away shirt features a black and red design. The top part of the shirt is black and it fades horizontally in the middle into red. The shirt has a partly red collar, and also has red details on the black sleeves.[41] The European kit is midnight blue with a horizontal red and blue locating in the middle of the shirt.[42]
Marseille adidas Direct Energie
Bet Clic (only European kit)
New home and away kit. Home kit to have a more original design being white with sky blue vertical pinstripes, as well as a sky blue collar. Home shirt to also debut club's new crest. Away kit to include shades of light blue and dark blue reflecting the colors of both the club and the city. Both shirts to include the updated logo of sponsor Direct Energie.[43]
Monaco Puma Fedcom Updated home kit. Brand new away kit and alternate kit. Away kit to be red with red shorts and socks. Alternate kit is all white with white shorts and socks.
Montpellier Nike Groupe Nicollin No changes have yet been reported.
Nancy Baliston Odalys Vacances Updated home kit. Brand new away kit. Away kit from last year becomes third kit. Other than a few minor alterations, home kit remains the same. New away kit is all red and based on home kit.[44]
Nice Lotto Takara No changes have yet been reported.
PSG Nike Emirates New home and away kit. Home kit to be all navy blue with red vertical stripes and a red collar. Away kit to be all white with red shorts.[45]
Rennes Puma Samsic Brand new alternate away kit, which was unveiled on final day of 2008–09 season. Shirt is all black with red collar and black shorts, which will be complimented with black socks.[46]
Sochaux Lotto Mobil 1 New home kit and away kit. Home kit will be all yellow with thin black vertical stripes. Away kit will be white with a black and yellow vertical stripe running down the middle of the shirt.
Saint-Étienne adidas Fruité Updated home kit and brand new away kit. Third kit will be carried over from last season. Home kit was green with white shorts and green socks. Away shirt is white with a lime green sash going from left to right along the shirt, akin to Argentine club River Plate.
Toulouse Airness IDEC Updated home kit and brand away kit. Away kit is predominantly gray with purple stripes engraved along the shoulders and sides of the shirt.
Valenciennes Nike Toyota (home), SITA-Suez(away) No changes have yet been reported.

Managerial changesEdit

During summer breakEdit

Team Outgoing Manner Date Table Incoming Date Table
Olympique Marseille   Eric Gerets Resigned 12 May 2009[47] Off-season   Didier Deschamps 1 July 2009[48] N/A
Paris Saint-Germain   Paul Le Guen Contract Expiration 30 June 2009[49] Off-season   Antoine Kombouaré 1 July 2009[50] N/A
Nice   Frédéric Antonetti Contract Expiration 30 June 2009[51] Off-season   Didier Ollé-Nicolle 1 July 2009[52] N/A
Monaco   Ricardo Gomes Contract Expiration 30 June 2009[53] Off-season   Guy Lacombe 1 July 2009[54] N/A
Valenciennes   Antoine Kombouaré Moved to Paris Saint-Germain 30 June 2009[50] Off-season   Philippe Montanier 1 July 2009[55] N/A
Rennes   Guy Lacombe Move to Monaco 30 June 2009[54] Off-season   Frédéric Antonetti 1 July 2009[56] N/A
Le Mans   Arnaud Cormier Mutual consent 30 June 2009[57] Off-season   Paulo Duarte 1 July 2009[58] N/A
Boulogne   Philippe Montanier Moved to Valenciennes 30 June 2009[55] Off-season   Laurent Guyot 1 July 2009[59] N/A
Montpellier   Rolland Courbis Mutual consent 30 June 2009[60] Off-season   René Girard 1 July 2009[61] N/A

In seasonEdit

Team Outgoing Manner Date Table Incoming Date Table
Le Mans   Paulo Duarte Sacked 10 December 2009[62] 19th   Arnaud Cormier 10 December 2009 19th
Saint-Étienne   Alain Perrin Sacked 15 December 2009[63] 18th   Christophe Galtier 15 December 2009 18th
Nice   Didier Ollé-Nicolle Sacked 9 March 2010[64] 17th   Eric Roy 9 March 2010 17th

List of 2009–10 transfersEdit

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