Ligue 2, also known as Ligue 2 BKT, is a professional football league in France for men. There are overall 20 teams that compete for the title every year between July and June. The current holder of the title is Toulouse and the teams that hold the most titles are Le Havre, Nancy. Sofascore tracks live football scores and Ligue 2 table, results, statistics and top scorers. In the 22/23 season, among the most popular teams in Ligue 2 for online searches are Toulouse, Paris FC, AJ Auxerre. To follow today’s games and other active leagues, please visit the main page for all competitions in France.
Competition format of Ligue 2
The teams are placed in 3 tables, with a promotion and relegation system for the best and worst-performing teams. The best teams are promoted to the Ligue 1. The last 2 teams are relegated to the National 1. In 22/23 Stade Lavallois, Annecy FC were promoted to the Ligue 2. Bordeaux, Metz, Saint-Étienne were relegated to Ligue 2 for the 22/23 season. Each team plays overall 396 games in one season and the winner is the team that has the most points at the end of the season.
Top scorers and goals
The top scorer in the Ligue 2 21/22 season was Rhys Healey with 20 goals. The average number of goals in the league for season 22/23 is 2.27 per game.
Team stadiums and attendance
The team with the largest stadium is Lens with the total capacity of 37,705. The highest attendance per game in the season Ligue 2 21/22 was 32,011. This was during the match between Lens and Lorient. The total attendance in Ligue 2 21/22 season was 1,895,040. The average attendance per game was 6,768.
TV partners and official organization
Top 10 important questions about Ligue 2
#1 Which team in Ligue 2 has the most titles?
The teams with the most titles in Ligue 2 are Le Havre, Nancy.
#2 Which team is the current titleholder in Ligue 2?
The current titleholder in Ligue 2 is Toulouse.
#3 What rank of competition is Ligue 2 in France?
Ligue 2 is the level 2 division in France.
#4 How many rounds are played each season in Ligue 2?
Overall 38 rounds are played in Ligue 2 each season.
#5 How many goals are scored on average in Ligue 2 in 22/23?
The average number of goals in Ligue 2 is 2.27 per game in 22/23.
#6 Is there a playoff round in Ligue 2 after the regular season?
There isn't a playoff competition after the regular season in Ligue 2.
#7 When does the Ligue 2 start and when does it finish?
The Ligue 2 usually starts in July and ends in June.
#8 Which teams were relegated from Ligue 2 for the season 22/23?
The relegated teams from Ligue 2 in 22/23 season are Bordeaux, Metz, Saint-Étienne.
#9 Which teams were promoted to the Ligue 2 in 22/23 season?
The promoted teams to Ligue 2 in 22/23 season are Stade Lavallois, Annecy FC.
#10 How many groups are there in Ligue 2 competition?
The teams in Ligue 2 are placed in 3 groups.