French football legend Thierry Henry announced on Tuesday he retires from playing football to become a consultant for the Sky Sports TV channel.
The nine-time world rally champion will come out of retirement to drive in the Monte Carlo Rally in January.
The Paris based club is likely to miss key players for their match against Ajax at the Parc des Princes on Tuesday.
French yachtsman Loïck Peyron won the transatlantic Route du Rhum on Monday and set a new record time for the 6560-kilometre journey.
The Route du Rhum yacht race lost one of the favourites on Monday. Thomas Coville was hit by a cargo ship just hours after setting off and was forced to retire.