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Excellence
Honneur

Excellence 1936/37

Teams variations
Relegated to Honneur 1936/37:Albi - Dax - SA Bordeaux - US La Teste
Promoted from Honneur 1935/36:CASG Paris - FC Lyon

First phase
Poule A
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Narbonne12440032725Qualified to round of 16
2FC Oloron8420223185Qualified to round of 32
3Tyrosse8420217161
4Stade Bordelais641032428-4
5Stade Pézenas641031138-27Qualified for playout

Matches
First phase
20/12/1936Stade Bordelais - Stade Pézenas12-3
20/12/1936Tyrosse - FC Oloron9-3
03/01/1937FC Oloron - Stade Bordelais7-6
03/01/1937Stade Pézenas - Narbonne4-13
10/01/1937Narbonne - FC Oloron3-0
10/01/1937Stade Bordelais - Tyrosse3-8
24/01/1937FC Oloron - Stade Pézenas13-0
24/01/1937Tyrosse - Narbonne0-6
07/02/1937Narbonne - Stade Bordelais10-3
07/02/1937Stade Pézenas - Tyrosse4-0

Poule B
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Montferrand124400782058Qualified to round of 16
2Racing Club de France842022837-9Qualified to round of 32
3AS Tarbes842023047-17
4Bort les Orgues641032131-10
5AS Soustons641031133-22Qualified for playout

Matches
First phase
20/12/1936Bort les Orgues - AS Tarbes10-6
20/12/1936Racing Club de France - AS Soustons5-0
03/01/1937AS Soustons - Montferrand5-17
03/01/1937AS Tarbes - Racing Club de France9-8
10/01/1937Montferrand - AS Tarbes29-9
10/01/1937Racing Club de France - Bort les Orgues9-6
24/01/1937AS Tarbes - AS Soustons6-0
24/01/1937Bort les Orgues - Montferrand0-10
07/02/1937AS Soustons - Bort les Orgues6-5
07/02/1937Montferrand - Racing Club de France22-6

Poule C
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Perpignan11431047047Qualified to round of 16
2Grenoble10422022022Qualified to round of 32
3Auch84202938-29
4Béziers64103430-26
5FC Lyon54013317-14Qualified for playout

Matches
First phase
20/12/1936Béziers - FC Lyon4-0
20/12/1936Grenoble - Auch19-0
03/01/1937Auch - Béziers5-0
03/01/1937FC Lyon - Perpignan0-9
10/01/1937Béziers - Grenoble0-3
10/01/1937Perpignan - Auch16-0
24/01/1937Auch - FC Lyon4-3
24/01/1937Grenoble - Perpignan0-0
07/02/1937FC Lyon - Grenoble0-0
07/02/1937Perpignan - Béziers22-0

Poule D
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Bayonne114310852263Qualified to round of 16
2FC Lézignan10422020614Qualified to round of 32
3CS Vienne94211341915
4Gujan - Mestras641033458-24
5UA Libourne44004876-68Qualified for playout

Matches
First phase
20/12/1936CS Vienne - UA Libourne19-0
20/12/1936FC Lézignan - Gujan - Mestras8-3
03/01/1937Gujan - Mestras - CS Vienne8-9
03/01/1937UA Libourne - Bayonne5-33
10/01/1937Bayonne - Gujan - Mestras41-11
10/01/1937CS Vienne - FC Lézignan0-0
24/01/1937FC Lézignan - Bayonne0-0
24/01/1937Gujan - Mestras - UA Libourne12-0
07/02/1937Bayonne - CS Vienne11-6
07/02/1937UA Libourne - FC Lézignan3-12

Poule E
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Pau104301361521Qualified to round of 16
2Lyon OU94211301416Qualified to round of 32
3RC Chalon94211817-9
4AS Bayonne8420227270
5Stade Français44004634-28Qualified for playout

Matches
First phase
20/12/1936AS Bayonne - Stade Français8-6
20/12/1936RC Chalon - Lyon OU0-0
27/12/1936Lyon OU - AS Bayonne9-0
27/12/1936Stade Français - Pau0-7
10/01/1937AS Bayonne - RC Chalon14-0
10/01/1937Pau - Lyon OU14-5
24/01/1937Lyon OU - Stade Français16-0
24/01/1937RC Chalon - Pau5-3
07/02/1937Pau - AS Bayonne12-5
07/02/1937Stade Français - RC Chalon0-3

Poule F
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Carcassonne12440044935Qualified to round of 16
2Tarbes9421125916Qualified to round of 32
3Périgueux84202919-10
4Boucau Stade641031329-16
5Stade poitevin54013833-25Qualified for playout

Matches
First phase
20/12/1936Boucau Stade - Stade poitevin10-5
20/12/1936Tarbes - Périgueux10-0
03/01/1937Périgueux - Carcassonne0-6
03/01/1937Stade poitevin - Tarbes0-0
10/01/1937Carcassonne - Stade poitevin17-0
10/01/1937Tarbes - Boucau Stade9-0
24/01/1937Boucau Stade - Carcassonne3-12
24/01/1937Stade poitevin - Périgueux3-6
07/02/1937Carcassonne - Tarbes9-6
07/02/1937Périgueux - Boucau Stade3-0

Poule G
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Toulon114310311120Qualified to round of 16
2Toulouse94211261610Qualified to round of 32
3US Thuir8412127198
4Agen84121615-9
5CASG Paris44004635-29Qualified for playout

Matches
First phase
20/12/1936Agen - US Thuir0-0
20/12/1936Toulouse - CASG Paris6-3
03/01/1937CASG Paris - Toulon3-12
03/01/1937US Thuir - Toulouse8-8
10/01/1937Toulon - US Thuir11-5
10/01/1937Toulouse - Agen12-0
24/01/1937Agen - Toulon3-3
24/01/1937US Thuir - CASG Paris14-0
07/02/1937CASG Paris - Agen0-3
07/02/1937Toulon - Toulouse5-0

Poule H
Pos.TeamPtsPldWDLFADiff
1Club Athletique Bordeaux Begles94211713-6Qualified to round of 16
2Brive8420216610Qualified to round of 32
3Biarritz8412119154
4Lons-le-Saunier842021216-4
5Stade Nantais741121216-4Qualified for playout

Matches
First phase
20/12/1936Biarritz - Lons-le-Saunier13-3
20/12/1936Stade Nantais - Club Athletique Bordeaux Begles3-4
03/01/1937Club Athletique Bordeaux Begles - Biarritz0-0
03/01/1937Lons-le-Saunier - Brive3-0
10/01/1937Brive - Club Athletique Bordeaux Begles10-0
17/01/1937Biarritz - Stade Nantais6-6
24/01/1937Club Athletique Bordeaux Begles - Lons-le-Saunier3-0
24/01/1937Stade Nantais - Brive3-0
07/02/1937Brive - Biarritz6-0
07/02/1937Lons-le-Saunier - Stade Nantais6-0

Final phase
Round of 32Round of 16Quarter finalsSemifinalsFinal
CS Vienne
2/21/1937 - 3-0CS Vienne
3/7/1937 - 14-0
Stade PézenasCS Vienne
3/21/1937 - 7-3
Bayonne
CS Vienne
4/4/1937 - 12-4
Narbonne
3/7/1937 - 9-5
ToulouseNarbonne
2/21/1937 - 3-0
Toulouse
BriveCS Vienne
Lyon OU5/2/1937 - 13-7
2/21/1937 - 11-3Lyon OU
3/7/1937 - 14-3
Racing Club de FranceLyon OU
3/21/1937 - 5-0
Toulon
Lyon OU
Pau
3/7/1937 - 6-4
FC LézignanPau
2/21/1937 - 9-0
FC Lézignan
AuchCS Vienne
Montferrand
3/7/1937 - 11-5
Montferrand
Biarritz3/21/1937 - 6-5
2/21/1937 - 0-0
2/28/1937 - 3-6
US Thuir
US ThuirMontferrand
4/4/1937 - 3-0
Carcassonne
3/7/1937 - 3-0
RC ChalonCarcassonne
2/21/1937 - 8-5
RC Chalon
AS Tarbes
Montferrand
Perpignan
3/7/1937 - 8-3
Perpignan
Tarbes3/21/1937 - 3-0
2/21/1937 - 8-3
Tarbes
Tyrosse
GrenoblePerpignan
2/21/1937 - 12-0Grenoble
3/7/1937 - 12-7
Périgueux
Grenoble
Club Athletique Bordeaux Begles