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The 2019–20 Ligue 1 season, also known as Ligue 1 Conforama for sponsorship reasons, is the 82nd season since its establishment. The season began on 9 August 2019 and is scheduled to end on 23 May 2020.[3]

Ligue 1
Season2019–20
Dates9 August 2019 – 23 May 2020
Matches played11
Goals scored32 (2.91 per match)
Top goalscorerMoussa Dembélé
Memphis Depay
Habib Diallo
(3 goals each)[1]
Biggest home winLyon 6–0 Angers
(16 August 2019)
Biggest away winMonaco 0–3 Lyon
(9 August 2019)
Highest scoringLyon 6–0 Angers
(16 August 2019)
Highest attendance52,887[2]
Marseille 0–2 Reims
(10 August 2019)
Lowest attendance10,749[2]
Angers 3–1 Bordeaux
(10 August 2019)
Total attendance244,921[2]
Average attendance24,492[2]
2020–21
All statistics correct as of 16 August 2019.

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TeamsEdit

ChangesEdit

FC Metz and Stade Brestois 29 were promoted from the 2018–19 Ligue 2, replacing the two relegated teams from the 2018–19 Ligue 1, Stade Malherbe Caen and En Avant de Guingamp.

Stadia and locationsEdit

Club Location Venue Capacity 2018–19 season
Amiens Amiens Stade de la Licorne 12,097 15th
Angers Angers Stade Raymond Kopa 17,835 13th
Bordeaux Bordeaux Matmut Atlantique 42,115 14th
Brest Brest Stade Francis-Le Blé 15,097 Ligue 2, 2nd
Dijon Dijon Stade Gaston Gérard 18,376 18th
Lille Villeneuve-d'Ascq Stade Pierre-Mauroy 50,157 2nd
Lyon Décines-Charpieu Groupama Stadium 59,186 3rd
Marseille Marseille Orange Vélodrome 67,394 5th
Metz Metz Stade Saint-Symphorien 25,636 Ligue 2, 1st
Monaco   Monaco Stade Louis II 18,523 17th
Montpellier Montpellier Stade de la Mosson 32,939 6th
Nantes Nantes Stade de la Beaujoire 37,473 12th
Nice Nice Allianz Riviera 35,624 7th
Nîmes Nîmes Stade des Costières 18,482 9th
PSG Paris Parc des Princes 48,583 1st
Reims Reims Stade Auguste Delaune 21,684 8th
Rennes Rennes Roazhon Park 29,778 10th
Saint-Étienne Saint-Étienne Stade Geoffroy-Guichard 41,965 4th
Strasbourg Strasbourg Stade de la Meinau 29,230 11th
Toulouse Toulouse Stadium Municipal 33,150 16th

Number of teams by regionsEdit

Teams Region or country Team(s)
3   Grand Est Metz, Reims, and Strasbourg
  Occitanie Montpellier, Nîmes, and Toulouse
2   Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Lyon and Saint-Étienne
  Brittany Brest and Rennes
  Hauts-de-France Amiens and Lille
  Pays de la Loire Angers and Nantes
  Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Marseille and Nice
1   Bourgogne-Franche-Comté Dijon
  Monaco Monaco
  Île-de-France PSG
  Nouvelle-Aquitaine Bordeaux

Personnel and kitsEdit

Team Manager Captain Kit manufacturer Main sponsor
Amiens   Luka Elsner   Thomas Monconduit   Puma Intersport
Angers   Stéphane Moulin   Ismaël Traoré   Kappa Scania (H), Bodet (A)
Bordeaux   Paulo Sousa   Benoît Costil   Puma Groupe Sweetcom (H), Bistro Régent (A), Winamax (3)
Brest   Olivier Dall'Oglio   Gaëtan Belaud   Nike Quéguiner (H), Yaourts Malo (A)
Dijon   Stéphane Jobard   Júlio Tavares   Lotto Roger Martin (H), Suez (A & 3)
Lille   Christophe Galtier   Adama Soumaoro   New Balance Vero Moda
Lyon   Sylvinho   Jason Denayer   Adidas Hyundai, Veolia (European)
Marseille   André Villas-Boas   Steve Mandanda   Puma Uber Eats
Monaco   Leonardo Jardim   Radamel Falcao   Kappa Fedcom
Metz   Frédéric Antonetti   Renaud Cohade   Nike Moselle
Montpellier   Michel Der Zakarian   Vitorino Hilton   Nike Sud de France
Nantes   Christian Gourcuff   Valentin Rongier   New Balance Synergie
Nice   Patrick Vieira   Dante Bonfim   Macron Mutuelles du Soleil
Nîmes   Bernard Blaquart   Anthony Briançon   Puma Hectare
PSG   Thomas Tuchel   Thiago Silva   Nike, Jordan (Away) Accor
Reims   David Guion   Alaixys Romao   Umbro Emporio Armani
Rennes   Julien Stéphan   Damien Da Silva   Puma Samsic
Saint-Étienne   Ghislain Printant   Loïc Perrin   Le Coq Sportif Aesio
Strasbourg   Thierry Laurey   Stefan Mitrović   Adidas ÉS Énergies (H), Croisi Europe (A)
Toulouse   Alain Casanova   Max-Alain Gradel   Joma Triangle Interim

Managerial changesEdit

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of appointment
Brest   Jean-Marc Furlan End of contract 17 May 2019[4] Pre-season   Olivier Dall'Oglio 26 May 2019[5]
Lyon   Bruno Génésio 25 May 2019   Sylvinho 25 May 2019[6]
Saint-Étienne   Jean-Louis Gasset 25 May 2019   Ghislain Printant 25 May 2019[7]
Marseille   Rudi Garcia Resigned 25 May 2019[8]   André Villas-Boas 28 May 2019[9]
Amiens   Christophe Pélissier Signed by Lorient 29 May 2019[10]   Luka Elsner 19 June 2019[11]
Dijon   Antoine Kombouaré Resigned 10 June 2019[12]   Stéphane Jobard 20 June 2019[13]
Nantes   Vahid Halilhodžić Mutual consent 2 August 2019[14]   Christian Gourcuff 8 August 2019[15]

League tableEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Lyon 2 2 0 0 9 0 +9 6 Qualification for the Champions League group stage
2 Nice 2 2 0 0 4 2 +2 6
3 Rennes 2 2 0 0 3 1 +2 6 Qualification for the Champions League third qualifying round
4 Metz 2 1 1 0 4 1 +3 4 Qualification for the Europa League group stage
5 Reims 2 1 1 0 2 0 +2 4
6 Saint-Étienne 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 4
7 Toulouse 2 1 1 0 2 1 +1 4
8 Paris Saint-Germain 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 3
9 Amiens 2 1 0 1 2 2 0 3
10 Lille 2 1 0 1 2 2 0 3
11 Angers 2 1 0 1 3 7 −4 3
12 Brest 2 0 2 0 2 2 0 2
13 Strasbourg 2 0 2 0 1 1 0 2
14 Montpellier 2 0 1 1 1 2 −1 1
15 Nantes 2 0 1 1 1 2 −1 1
16 Bordeaux 2 0 1 1 2 4 −2 1
17 Marseille 2 0 1 1 0 2 −2 1
18 Dijon 2 0 0 2 1 3 −2 0 Qualification for the Relegation play-offs
19 Nîmes 2 0 0 2 1 5 −4 0 Relegation to Ligue 2
20 Monaco 2 0 0 2 0 6 −6 0
Updated to match(es) played on 18 August 2019. Source: Ligue 1
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head goal difference; 5) Fairplay ranking.[16]

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away AMI ANG BOR BRE DIJ LIL OL OM MET ASM MON FCN NIC NMS PSG REI REN STE STR TFC
Amiens 1–0
Angers 3–1
Bordeaux 1–1
Brest 1–1
Dijon 1–2
Lille 2–1
Lyon 6–0
Marseille 0–2
Metz 3–0
Monaco 0–3
Montpellier 0–1
Nantes 0–0
Nice 2–1
Nîmes 1–2
Paris SG 3–0
Reims 0–0
Rennes 2–1
Saint-Étienne 1–1
Strasbourg 1–1
Toulouse 1–0
Updated to match(es) played on 19 August 2019. Source: Ligue 1
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
For upcoming matches, an "a" indicates there is an article about the rivalry between the two participants.

Positions by roundEdit

The table lists the positions of teams after each week of matches. In order to preserve chronological evolvements, any postponed matches are not included to the round at which they were originally scheduled, but added to the full round they were played immediately afterwards.

Team ╲ Round1234567891011121314151617181920212223242526272829303132333435363738
Amiens149
Angers311
Bordeaux1716
Brest1112
Dijon1518
Lille69
Lyon11
Marseille1817
Metz104
Monaco2020
Montpellier1614
Nantes1314
Nice72
Nîmes1919
Paris SG28
Reims45
Rennes83
Saint-Étienne56
Strasbourg1113
Toulouse97
Leader and 2020–21 UEFA Champions League group stage
2020–21 UEFA Champions League group stage
2020–21 UEFA Champions League third qualifying round
2020–21 UEFA Europa League group stage
Qualification to relegation play-offs
Relegation to Ligue 2

Results by roundEdit

Team ╲ Round1234567891011121314151617181920212223242526272829303132333435363738
AmiensLW
AngersWL
BordeauxLD
BrestDD
DijonLL
LilleWL
LyonWW
MarseilleLD
MetzDW
MonacoLL
MontpellierLD
NantesLD
NiceWW
NîmesLL
PSGWL
ReimsWD
RennesWW
Saint-ÉtienneWD
StrasbourgDD
ToulouseDW
W = Win; D = Draw; L = Loss

Season statisticsEdit