French Republic
FRANCE 1950-51
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 OGC Nice 34 18 5 11 73 46 27 41
2 Lille OSC 34 17 7 10 57 43 14 41
3 Le Havre AC FA 34 18 4 12 59 43 16 40
4 Stade de Reims 34 15 10 9 61 50 11 40
5 Nìmes Olympique 34 16 8 10 64 53 11 40
6 FC Girondins de Bordeaux 34 14 9 11 58 49 9 37
7 AS Saint-Étienne 34 15 7 12 63 59 4 37
8 Olympique de Marseille 34 11 14 9 60 46 14 36
9 Racing Club de Strasbourg 34 14 6 14 49 58 -9 34
10 CO Roubaix-Tourcoing 34 12 8 14 55 53 2 32
11 FC Nancy 34 13 6 15 66 66 0 32
12 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 34 13 6 15 52 56 -4 32
13 Racing Club Paris 34 12 8 14 53 59 -6 32
14 Stade Rennais UC 34 13 5 16 63 69 -6 31
15 FC Sète 34 12 6 16 47 53 -6 30
16 Racing Club de Lens 34 10 9 15 59 77 -18 29
17 FC Toulouse 34 10 7 17 39 64 -25 27
18 Stade Français FC Paris 34 7 7 20 38 72 -34 21
  612 240 132 240 1016 1016 0 612
OGC Nice Champions for best goals-average              
PROMOTION-RELEGATION GROUP
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Racing Club de Lens 3 2 0 1 9 5 4 4
2 FC Sète 3 2 0 1 7 4 3 4
3 RCFC Besançon 3 1 0 2 4 6 -2 2
4 FC Rouen 3 1 0 2 3 8 -5 2
  12 6 0 6 23 23 0 12
Promoted Olympique Lyonnais, FC Metz 
OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club AS = Association Sportive
OSC = Olympique Sporting Club CO= =Club Olympique
AC = Athletic Club UC = Université Club
FA = Football Association RCFC = Racing Club Franc-Comtois
FC = Football Club
FRANCE 1951-52
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 OGC Nice 34 21 4 9 65 42 23 46
2 FC Girondins de Bordeaux 34 20 5 9 88 49 39 45
3 Lille OSC 34 19 6 9 85 50 35 44
4 Stade de Reims 34 16 6 12 64 48 16 38
5 FC Metz 34 14 10 10 48 45 3 38
6 Nìmes Olympique 34 16 5 13 63 47 16 37
7 Le Havre AC FA 34 15 7 12 55 44 11 37
8 CO Roubaix-Tourcoing 34 14 8 12 57 44 13 36
9 AS Saint-Étienne 34 15 6 13 69 68 1 36
10 FC Sète 34 14 8 12 54 56 -2 36
11 FC Nancy 34 12 11 11 59 53 6 35
12 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 34 12 7 15 51 54 -3 31
13 Racing Club de Lens 34 12 7 15 54 61 -7 31
14 Racing Club de Paris 34 13 5 16 60 71 -11 31
15 Stade Rennais UC 34 10 8 16 51 85 -34 28
16 Olympique de Marseille 34 9 9 16 52 76 -24 27
17 Olympique Lyonnais 34 7 6 21 38 78 -40 20
18 Racing Club de Strasbourg 34 4 8 22 38 80 -42 16
  612 243 126 243 1051 1051 0 612
Promotion/Relegation play-off Olympique de Marseille - US Valenciennes-Anzin 1-3 4-0
Promoted SO Montpellier, Stade Français FC Paris 
OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club CO =Club Olympique
FC = Football Club AS = Association Sportive
OSC = Olympique Sporting Club UC = Université Club
AC = Athletic Club US = Union Sportive
FA = Football Association
FRANCE 1952-53
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Stade de Reims 34 22 4 8 86 36 50 48
2 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 34 18 8 8 72 58 14 44
3 FC Girondins de Bordeaux 34 19 5 10 79 56 23 43
4 Lille OSC 34 15 10 9 61 43 18 40
5 Nìmes Olympique 34 17 6 11 62 47 15 40
6 Olympique de Marseille 34 15 7 12 62 53 9 37
7 Racing Club de Lens 34 13 8 13 50 48 2 34
8 FC Nancy 34 16 2 16 48 58 -10 34
9 Stade Français FC Paris 34 12 9 13 54 51 3 33
10 FC Sète 34 13 7 14 42 49 -7 33
11 AS Saint-Étienne 34 11 8 15 44 59 -15 30
12 FC Metz 34 11 7 16 44 48 -4 29
13 OGC Nice 34 12 5 17 49 57 -8 29
14 Le Havre AC FA 34 11 7 16 47 63 -16 29
15 CO Roubaix-Tourcoing 34 9 10 15 42 49 -7 28
16 Stade Rennais UC 34 10 8 16 37 56 -19 28
17 Racing Club de Paris 34 11 6 17 40 64 -24 28
18 SO Montpellier 34 8 9 17 43 67 -24 25
  612 243 126 243 962 962 0 612
Stade Rennais UC to the promotion/relegation play-off for worst goals-average
Racing Club de Paris relegated for worst goals-average
Promotion/Relegation play-off Racing Club de Strasbourg - Stade Rennais UC 4-0 3-1
Promoted AS Monaco FC, Racing Club Strasbourg, Toulouse FC
FC = Football Club FA = Football Association
OSC = Olympique Sporting Club CO =Club Olympique
AS = Association Sportive UC = Université Club
OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club SO = Stade Olympique
AC = Athletic Club
FRANCE 1953-54
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Lille OSC 34 17 13 4 49 22 27 47
2 Stade de Reims 34 18 10 6 62 36 26 46
3 FC Girondins de Bordeaux 34 20 6 8 69 44 25 46
4 Toulouse FC 34 15 14 5 55 39 16 44
5 AS Saint-Étienne 34 16 6 12 48 47 1 38
6 Racing Club de Strasbourg 34 15 6 13 60 61 -1 36
7 Racing Club de Lens 34 13 9 12 58 56 2 35
8 OGC Nice 34 12 10 12 73 59 14 34
9 Nìmes Olympique  34 14 5 15 49 46 3 33
10 AS Monaco FC 34 11 9 14 44 48 -4 31
11 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 34 9 12 13 55 57 -2 30
12 FC Nancy 34 12 6 16 50 65 -15 30
13 FC Metz 34 10 10 14 45 59 -14 30
14 Olympique de Marseille 34 10 9 15 49 56 -7 29
15 CO Roubaix-Tourcoing 34 11 6 17 47 65 -18 28
16 Stade Français FC Paris 34 8 11 15 44 49 -5 27
17 Le Havre AC FA 34 10 6 18 54 69 -15 26
18 FC Sète 34 6 10 18 38 71 -33 22
  612 227 158 227 949 949 0 612
Promotion/Relegation play-off Racing Club de Paris - Stade Français FC Paris 2-1 2-2
Promoted AS Troyes-Sainte-Savine, Olympique Lyonnais, Racing Club Paris
OSC = Olympique Sporting Club CO =Club Olympique
FC = Football Club AC = Athletic Club
AS = Association Sportive FA = Football Association
OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club
FRANCE 1954-55
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Stade de Reims 34 19 6 9 78 53 25 44
2 Toulouse FC 34 15 10 9 57 45 12 40
3 Racing Club de Lens 34 13 12 9 56 55 1 38
4 Racing Club de Strasbourg 34 15 7 12 74 55 19 37
5 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 34 15 6 13 64 53 11 36
6 FC Girondins de Bordeaux 34 14 7 13 63 51 12 35
7 AS Saint-Étienne 34 15 5 14 58 51 7 35
8 Racing Club de Paris 34 13 8 13 62 57 5 34
9 OGC Nice 34 13 8 13 75 81 -6 34
10 Olympique de Marseille 34 13 7 14 58 51 7 33
11 Nìmes Olympique  34 14 5 15 48 52 -4 33
12 Olympique Lyonnais 34 12 9 13 54 63 -9 33
13 FC Nancy 34 12 8 14 59 54 5 32
14 AS Monaco FC 34 10 11 13 43 45 -2 31
15 FC Metz 34 12 7 15 42 72 -30 31
16 Lille OSC 34 11 8 15 61 58 3 30
17 AS Troyes-Sainte-Savine 34 12 6 16 48 66 -18 30
18 CO Roubaix-Tourcoing 34 10 6 18 52 90 -38 26
  612 238 136 238 1052 1052 0 612
Promotion/Relegation play-off Lille OSC - Stade Rennais UC 1-0 6-1
Promoted UA Sedan-Torcy
FC = Football Club OSC = Olympique Sporting Club
AS = Association Sportive CO =Club Olympique
OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club
FRANCE 1955-56
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 OGC Nice 34 18 7 9 60 43 17 43
2 Racing Club Lens 34 19 4 11 65 49 16 42
3 AS Monaco FC 34 17 7 10 63 45 18 41
4 AS Saint-Étienne 34 15 11 8 68 53 15 41
5 Olympique de Marseille 34 16 8 10 54 49 5 40
6 Racing Club de Paris 34 17 5 12 74 58 16 39
7 FC Toulouse 34 14 10 10 51 46 5 38
8 Olympique Lyonnais 34 15 7 12 50 49 1 37
9 UA Sedan-Torcy 34 14 8 12 53 56 -3 36
10 Stade de Reims 34 13 8 13 61 50 11 34
11 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 34 12 8 14 47 50 -3 32
12 FC Nancy 34 13 6 15 51 60 -9 32
13 Nìmes Olympique 34 11 9 14 64 56 8 31
14 Racing Club de Strasbourg 34 12 6 16 54 66 -12 30
15 FC Metz 34 11 7 16 49 68 -19 29
16 Lille OSC 34 10 4 20 58 65 -7 24
17 FC Girondins de Bordeaux 34 9 6 19 45 69 -24 24
18 AS Troyes-Sainte-Savine 34 5 9 20 43 78 -35 19
  612 241 130 241 1010 1010 0 612
FC Girondins de Bordeaux directly relegated for worst goals-average
Promotion/Relegation play-off US Valenciennes-Anzin - Lille OSC 1-0 1-2 4-0
Promoted US Valenciennes-Anzin, Stade Rennais UC, SCO Angers
OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club UA = Union Athlétique
AS = Association Sportive OSC = Olympique Sporting Club
FC = Football Club US = Union Sportive
FRANCE 1956-57
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 AS Saint-Étienne 34 20 9 5 88 45 43 49
2 Racing Club de Lens 34 21 3 10 77 49 28 45
3 Stade de Reims 34 18 7 9 73 47 26 43
4 Racing Club de Paris 34 17 8 9 86 55 31 42
5 AS Monaco FC 34 17 6 11 57 44 13 40
6 Olympique de Marseille 34 16 7 11 60 53 7 39
7 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 34 14 5 15 63 62 1 33
8 Toulouse FC 34 12 8 14 61 49 12 32
9 UA Sedan-Torcy 34 9 14 11 51 59 -8 32
10 Nìmes Olympique 34 13 5 16 52 56 -4 31
11 SCO Angers 34 10 11 13 42 51 -9 31
12 Olympique Lyonnais 34 13 4 17 45 53 -8 30
13 OGC Nice 34 11 8 15 59 72 -13 30
14 US Valenciennes-Anzin 34 10 9 15 43 72 -29 29
15 FC Metz 34 9 10 15 51 58 -7 28
16 Stade Rennais UC 34 11 5 18 36 63 -27 27
17 Racing Club de Strasbourg 34 9 8 17 43 66 -23 26
18 FC Nancy 34 8 9 17 43 76 -33 25
  612 238 136 238 1030 1030 0 612
Promotion/Relegation play-off Lille OSC - Stade Rennais UC 0-2 3-1 2-1
Promoted Lille OSC, Olympique Alésien, AS Béziers
AS = Association Sportive OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club
FC = Football Club US = Union Sportive
UA = Union Athlétique UC = Université Club
SCO = Sporting Club de l'Ouest
FRANCE 1957-58
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Stade de Reims 34 22 4 8 89 42 47 48
2 Nìmes Olympique  34 16 9 9 61 39 22 41
3 AS Monaco FC 34 15 11 8 50 35 15 41
4 SCO Angers 34 16 9 9 65 46 19 41
5 UA Sedan-Torcy 34 16 6 12 74 70 4 38
6 Lille OSC 34 17 3 14 71 59 12 37
7 AS Saint-Étienne 34 10 17 7 55 52 3 37
8 Olympique Lyonnais 34 13 9 12 51 53 -2 35
9 Racing Club de Paris 34 13 7 14 61 62 -1 33
10 Toulouse FC 34 13 7 14 53 57 -4 33
11 Racing Club de Lens 34 13 7 14 55 62 -7 33
12 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 34 13 6 15 61 61 0 32
13 OGC Nice 34 10 11 13 71 53 18 31
14 Olympique Alésien 34 10 8 16 41 59 -18 28
15 US Valenciennes-Anzin 34 8 12 14 37 64 -27 28
16 Olympique de Marseille 34 8 10 16 46 65 -19 26
17 FC Metz 34 9 8 17 45 68 -23 26
18 AS Béziers 34 9 6 19 38 77 -39 24
  612 231 150 231 1024 1024 0 612
FC Metz relegated for worst goals-average
Promoted FC Nancy, Limoges FC, Stade Rennais UC, Racing Club de Strasbourg
AS = Association Sportive OSC = Olympique Sporting Club
FC = Football Club OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club
SCO = Sporting Club de l'Ouest US = Union Sportive
UA = Union Athlétique
FRANCE 1958-59
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 OGC Nice 38 24 8 6 80 38 42 56
2 Nìmes Olympique 38 21 11 6 75 40 35 53
3 Racing Club de Paris 38 18 13 7 84 47 37 49
4 Stade de Reims 38 19 10 9 84 59 25 48
5 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 38 17 9 12 72 66 6 43
6 AS Saint-Étienne 38 16 8 14 68 73 -5 40
7 SCO Angers 38 13 13 12 66 58 8 39
8 AS Monaco FC 38 14 11 13 52 51 1 39
9 Olympique Lyonnais 38 16 7 15 62 68 -6 39
10 UA Sedan-Torcy 38 12 14 12 65 53 12 38
11 Racing Club de Strasbourg 38 14 10 14 65 76 -11 38
12 Stade Rennais UC 38 13 10 15 63 63 0 36
13 US Valenciennes-Anzin 38 13 10 15 53 63 -10 36
14 Toulouse FC 38 12 11 15 59 59 0 35
15 Limoges FC 38 12 10 16 48 57 -9 34
16 Racing Club de Lens 38 12 8 18 56 66 -10 32
17 FC Nancy 38 10 9 19 58 79 -21 29
18 Lille OSC 38 9 11 18 56 78 -22 29
19 Olympique Alésien 38 8 8 22 45 83 -38 24
20 Olympique de Marseille 38 6 11 21 50 84 -34 23
  760 279 202 279 1261 1261 0 760
Promoted FC Girondins de Bordeaux, SC Toulon, Stade Français FC Paris, Le Havre AC FA
OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club UA = Union Athlétique
FC = Football Club UC = Université Club
AS = Association Sportive US = Union Sportive
SCO = Sporting Club de l'Ouest OSC = Olympique Sporting Club
FRANCE 1959-60
  Played Won Drew Lost For Against Diff. Points
1 Stade de Reims 38 26 8 4 109 46 63 60
2 Nìmes Olympique 38 22 9 7 78 43 35 53
3 Racing Club de Paris 38 19 11 8 118 56 62 49
4 AS Monaco FC 38 19 7 12 70 45 25 45
5 Toulouse FC 38 19 6 13 74 61 13 44
6 Racing Club de Lens 38 18 8 12 55 57 -2 44
7 Le Havre AC FA 38 15 12 11 63 68 -5 42
8 US Valenciennes-Anzin 38 16 8 14 65 60 5 40
9 OGC Nice 38 17 6 15 71 74 -3 40
10 Limoges FC 38 14 10 14 46 46 0 38
11 UA Sedan-Torcy 38 12 13 13 62 62 0 37
12 AS Saint-Étienne 38 12 12 14 62 65 -3 36
13 SCO Angers 38 13 10 15 60 67 -7 36
14 Stade Français FC Paris 38 14 6 18 59 70 -11 34
15 Stade Rennais UC 38 13 7 18 47 59 -12 33
16 Olympique Lyonnais 38 10 11 17 41 52 -11 31
17 FC Sochaux-Montbèliard 38 8 11 19 40 67 -27 27
18 Racing Club de Strasbourg 38 9 7 22 55 92 -37 25
19 SC Toulon 38 9 7 22 50 85 -35 25
20 FC Girondins de Bordeaux 38 7 7 24 52 102 -50 21
  760 292 176 292 1277 1277 0 760
Promoted AS Troyes-Sainte-Savine, FC Grenoble, FC Nancy, FC Rouen
AS = Association Sportive OGC = Olympique Gymnaste Club
FC = Football Club UA = Union Athlétique
AC = Athletic Club SCO = Sporting Club de l'Ouest
FA = Football Association UC = Université Club
US = Union Sportive SC = Sporting Club
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