Summer 2009 Ligue 1 Transfers

All Ligue 1 transfers are listed on this page.

You’ll find the latest Ligue 1 Transfers (Summer 2009) listed here. Archives for older transfer seasons are at the end of this page. For the latest transfer rumours and transfer lists for other leagues, see our transfer news column.

If you find a transfer not listed here let us know and we’ll add it.


Last Updated: 1 September 2009

AS Monaco

In: Djimi Traore (undisclosed, Portsmouth), Sébastien Puygrenier (loan, Zenit St. Petersburg), Eduardo Costa (undisclosed, Sao Paulo), Mathieu Coutadeur (€4m, Le Mans), Eidur Gudjohnsen (undisclosed, Barcelona)

Out: Alexandre Licata (undisclosed, Auxerre), Kévin Diaz (loan, Ajaccio), Massamba Sambou (loan, Nantes), Flavio Roma (undisclosed, AC Milan), Djamel Bakar (undisclosed, AS Nancy Lorraine)

AS Nancy Lorraine

In: Reynald Lemaitre (undisclosed, Caen), Bocundji Ca (undisclosed, Tours), Jordan Lotiès (free, Dijon), Bakaye Traoré (free, Amiens), Djamel Bakar (undisclosed, AS Monaco)

Out: Marc-Antoine Fortune (£3.8m, Celtic), Oumar Toure (free, Dijon), Geoffrey Adjets (free, Tours), Frederic Biancalani (free, Metz), Moncef Zerka (undisclosed, Nantes), Benjamin Gavanon (loan, Sochaux)

Auxerre

In: Alexandre Licata (undisclosed, AS Monaco), Valter Birsa (undisclosed, Sochaux), Roy Contout (free, Amiens), Aurelien Capoue (loan, Nantes)

Out: Thomas Kahlenberg (undisclosed, VfL Wolfsburg), Steven Langil (loan, Caen), Lynel Kitambala (loan, Dijon), Maxime Jasse (loan, Dijon), Ludovic Genest (free, Laval), Maurice Dale (free, Arles)

Bordeaux Transfers

In: Yoann Gourcuff (€13.7m, AC Milan), Cedric Carrasso (€10m, Toulouse), Jaroslav Plašil (undisclosed, Osasuna), Mickael Ciani (€4m, Lorient)

Out: Souleymane Diawara (€6m, Marseille), Gabriel Obertan (£3m, Manchester United), Marvin Esor (free, Arles), Kevin Olimpa (loan, Angers), Floyd Ayité (loan, Nancy), Cheik Diabaté (loan, Nancy), Florian Marange (free, Nancy), Paul Lasne (loan, Bastia), Matthieu Valverde (free, Bolougne), Wilfried Moimbé (loan, Ajaccio), Pierre Ducasse (loan, Lorient)

Boulogne

In: Laurent Agouazi (free, Metz), Kevin Das Neves (free, Nantes), Guillaume Borne (free, Rennes), Frédéric Da Rocha (free, Nantes), Olubayo Adefemi (free, SCR Altach), Ovidi Caruro (free, Masvingo United), Bira Dembélé (undisclosed, Rennes), Fabien Robert (loan, Lorient), Matthieu Valverde (free, Bordeaux), Daniel Moreira (free, Rennes), Bakary Soumare (€1.5m, Chicago Fire)

Out: Steven Mouyokolo (free, Hull City), Antoine Devaux (free, Tolouse), Christian Kinkela (free, AC Ajaccio)

Grenoble

In: Sandy Paillot (undisclosed, Lyon), Jody Viviani (undisclosed, St. Etienne), Daisuke Matsui (undisclosed, St. Etienne), David Sauget (free, Saint-Etienne), Josip Tadić (€500k, Dinamo Zagreb), Nicolas Dieuze (undisclosed, Le Havre)

Out: Francis N’Ganga (free, Tours), Grégory Wimbée (free, Valenciennes)

Le Mans

In: Ali Vanomo Bamba (undisclosed, Société Omnisports), Didier Ovono (undisclosed, Dinamo Tbilisi), Patrick Ekeng-Ekeng (undisclosed, Canon Yaoundé), João Paulo (€1.5m, FC Porto), Badara Sene (loan, Sochaux)

Out: Yohann Pele (free, Toulouse), Khaled Adenon (loan, SC Bastia), Thibaut Ferrand (loan, Reims), Gervinho (undisclosed, Lille), Mathieu Coutadeur (€4m, AS Monaco)

Lens

In: Eduardo dos Santos (€3m, Guingamp), Hamdi Kasraoui (free, Espérance), Issam El Adoua (free, Wydad Casablanca)

Out: Nolan Roux (free, Brest), Aruna Dindane (€4.5m, Portsmouth)

Lille

In: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (loan, AC Milan), Mickael Landreau (€2m, Paris Saint-Germain), Ladislas Douniama (undisclosed, Orléans), Ludovic Butelle (undisclosed, Valencia), Gervinho (€6m, Le Mans), Barel Mouko (free, Gueugnon)

Out: Souleymane Youla (undisclosed, Eskisehirspor), Gregory Tafforeau (free, Caen), Michel Bastos (€18m, Lyon), Nicolas Fauvergue (loan, Strasbourg), Cedric Baseya (loan, Le Havre), Givestin N’Suki (loan, Lorient)

Lorient

In: Maxime Baca (free, Le Havre), Laurent Koscielny (free, Tours), Sigamary Diarra (free, Tours), Arnold Mvuemba (loan, Portsmouth), Olivier Monterrubio (free, Sion), Jonas Sakahuwa (undisclosed, Zesco United), James Fanchone (free, Strasbourg), Gabriel Penalba (€2m, Argentinos Juniors), Givestin N’Suki (loan, Lille), Pierre Ducasse (loan, Bordeaux)

Out: Hamed Namouchi (free, Sivasspor), Cristophe Jallet (€2.5m, Paris Saint-Germain), Fabien Robert (loan, Boulogne), Ulrich Lepen (free, Laval), Alain Cantareil (free, Nice), Oscar Ewolo (free, Stade Brest), Fabrice Abriel (€2.5m, Marseille), Mickael Ciani (€4m, Bordeaux)

Lyon Transfers

In: Lisandro Lopez (€24m, FC Porto), Michel Bastos (€18m, Lille), Aly Cissokho (€15m, FC Porto), Bafetimbi Gomis (€13m, St. Etienne)

Out: Sandy Paillot (undisclosed, Grenoble), Karim Benzema (€35m, Real Madrid), Abdul Kader Keita (€10m, Galatasaray), Jérémy Pied (loan, Metz), Pierrick Valdivia (free, Sedan), Frederic Piquionne (loan, Portsmouth), Romain Dedola (free, Strasbourg), Lamine Gassama (loan, Strasbourg), Anthony Mounier (€2.5m, Nice)

Marseille

In: Edouard Cisse (free, Besiktas), Souleymane Diawara (€6m, Bordeaux), Lucho Gonzalez (€18m, FC Porto), Charley Fomen (undisclosed, Panthère de Bangangté), Stéphane M’Bia (€12m, Rennes), Cyril Rool (free, Nice), Elinton Andrade (€200k, Rapid Bucaresti), Fernando Morientes (free, Valencia), Fabrice Abriel (€2.5m, Lorient), Gabriel Heinze (undisclosed, Real Madrid)

Out: Gael Givet (undisclosed, Blackburn Rovers), Djibril Cisse (€8m, Panathinaikos), Ronald Zubar (€3m, Wolves), Karim Ziani (€7m, VfL Wolfsburg), Thomas Deroda (free, Ajaccio), Christophe Aubanel (free, Gazélec Ajaccio), Fabrice Begeorgi (free, Istres), Leyti N’Diaye (loan, Ajaccio), Jean-Philippe Sabo (loan, Ajaccio), Salim Arrache (free, Bastia), Lorik Cana (€6m, Sunderland), Mamadou Samassa (loan, Valenciennes), Andre Ayew (loan, Arles)

Montpellier

In: Romain Pitau (undisclosed, Sochaux), Geoffrey Dernis (undisclosed, St. Etienne), Cyril Jeunechamp (undisclosed, Nice), Emir Spahić (free, Lokomotiv Moscow)

Out: Romain Armand (loan, Clermont)

Nice

In: Jonathan Quartey (free, Kaizer Chiefs), Larrys Mabiala (free, Paris Saint-Germain), Mickaël Poté (free, Clermont), Alain Cantareil (free, Lorient), Grégory Paisley (free, Strasbourg), Mamadou Bagayoko (free, Nantes), Anthony Mounier (€2.5m, Lyon)

Out: Cyril Jeunechamp (undisclosed, Montpellier), Cyril Rool (free, Marseille), Anthony Modeste (loan, Angers)

Paris Saint-Germain

In: Gregory Coupet (€1m, Atletico Madrid), Mevlüt Erdinç (€9m, Sochaux), Cristophe Jallet (€2.5m, Lorient), Willy Grondin (free, Valenciennes), Lee Keun-Ho (undisclosed, Jubilo Iwata)

Out: Mickael Landreau (€2m, Lille), Chris Mavinga (undisclosed, Liverpool), Youssuf Mulumbu (undisclosed, West Bromwich Albion), Gaëtan Charbonnier (free, Amiens), Larrys Mabiala (free, Nice), Mateja Kežman (loan, Zenit St. Petersburg)

Sochaux

In: Jeremie Brechet (undisclosed, PSV Eindhoven), Manassé Enza-Yamissi (free, Nîmes), Ivan Stevanović (€1m, FK Partizan), Charlie Davies (undisclosed, Hammarby), Lionel Mathis (undisclosed, Guingamp), Kevin Anin (free, Le Havre), Benjamin Gavanon (loan, AS Nancy Lorraine)

Out: Romain Pitau (undisclosed, Montpellier), Mevlüt Erdinç (€9m, Paris Saint-Germain), Stéphane Pichot (free, Strasbourg), Valter Birsa (undisclosed, Auxerre), Michaël Isabey (free, Dijon), Robin Prevital (free, Gueugnon), Kandia Traoré (loan, Caen), Omar Daf (loan, Brest), Lionel Mathis (free, Guingamp), Badara Sene (loan, Le Mans)

St. Etienne

In: Vincent Plante (undisclosed, Caen), Gelson Fernandes (undisclosed, Manchester City), Bakary Sako (undisclosed, Chateauroux), Guirane N’Daw (loan, Nantes), Boubacar Sanogo (€3.5m, Werder Bremen), Augusto Fernandez (loan, River Plate), Gonzalo Bergessio (undisclosed, San Lorenzo)

Out: Geoffrey Dernis (undisclosed, Montpellier), Jody Viviani (undisclosed, Grenoble), Daisuke Matsui (undisclosed, Grenoble), David Sauget (free, Grenoble), Sébastien Grax (loan, Guingamp), Bafetimbi Gomis (€13m, Lyon), David Gigliotti (undisclosed, MSV Duisburg)

Stade Rennes

In: Junichi Inamoto (undisclosed, Eintracht Frankfurt), Ismael Bangoura (undisclosed, Dynamo Kiev), Tongo Doumbia (undisclosed, Chateauroux), Alexander Tettey (€5m, Rosenborg)

Out: Yacine Brahimi (loan, Clermont), Guillaume Borne (free, Boulogne), Bira Dembélé (undisclosed, Boulogne), Stéphane M’Bia (€12m, Marseille), Yohann Lasimant (loan, Sedan), Maxime Le Marchand (loan, Le Havre), Abdul Camara (loan, Vannes), David Louhongou (undisclosed, Hamilton Academical), Daniel Moreira (free, Bolougne), Benjamin Moukandjo (free, Nimes)

Toulouse

In: Yohann Pele (free, Le Mans), Paulo Machado (undisclosed, FC Porto), Adrien Regattin (free, Sète), Dany Nounkeu (undisclosed, Pau), Antoine Devaux (undisclosed, Boulogne), Luan Louzã (undisclosed, São Caetano)

Out: Jeremy Mathieu (free, Valencia), Cedric Carrasso (€8m, Bordeaux), Herita Ilunga (undisclosed, West Ham), Anthony Oasfane (free, Angers)

Valenciennes

In: Fahid Ben Khalfallah (undisclosed, Caen), Renaud Cohade (undisclosed, Strasbourg), Nam Tae-Hee (undisclosed, Reading), Remi Gomis (undisclosed, Caen), Foued Kadir (free, Amiens), Gaetan Bong (free, Metz), Mamadou Samassa (loan, Marseille), Grégory Wimbée (free, Grenoble)

Out: Willy Grondin (free, Paris Saint-Germain), Jean-Claude Darcheville (free, Nantes), Seid Khiter (loan, Strasbourg)


Ligue 1 Transfer Archives:

Summer 2008
January 2009

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