Bordeaux-Lorient called off due to bad weather

PARIS (AP) — Bordeaux's home game against Lorient on Sunday has been called off because of heavy rainfall.

The French league said in a statement Saturday that the poor weather conditions meant that the playing surface is impracticable. It has been raining heavily in the Bordeaux region since Friday. Bordeaux are currently seventh in Ligue 1 with Lorient currently occupying 10th place.

No new date for the match has yet been set, the LFP said.

Related Headlines

  • Andre-Pierre Gignac, Carlos Henrique dos Santos Souza, Ferreira Filho Mariano

    PSG draws 2-2 with Lille in French league

    Paris Saint-Germain drew 2-2 with Lille on Sunday in the French league to extend its lead to three points at the halfway stage. Sweden striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic gave PSG the ... 

  • Ibrahimovic scores again as PSG beats Bordeaux 2-0

    Star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored his 18th league goal of the season and Brazil center half Alex added a late goal as Paris Saint-Germain beat Bordeaux 2-0 on Friday to ... 

  • Cavani scores twice to help PSG crush Lorient 4-0

    Edinson Cavani scored twice to help Paris Saint-Germain to a dominant 4-0 victory at home to Lorient on Friday as the Uruguayan moved to the top of the French league scoring ... 

  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic

    PSG beats Lorient 1-0 in French league

    Thiago Motta scored as Paris Saint-Germain beat Lorient 1-0 on Friday to provisionally increase its lead over Monaco to 11 points atop the French league. Motta netted a ...