Nîmes Olympique is also known as Nimes and this is a professional French association football club having its base in Nimes, France. This club got formed on 10th April 1937 and presently they play in the Championnat National, in the third level of the French football.
Nimes play their home matches at the Stade des Costieres ground, which is situated within the city of Nimes and can seat 18,482 spectators. Managed by Thierry Froger, the nickname allotted to this club is Les crocodiles. The chairman of this club is Jean-Louis Gazeau.
Some of the present squad of this team includes Haidar Al-Shibani, Sebastien Piocelle, Komlan Amewou, Mouritala Ogunbiyi and Vincent Carlier amongst others.
In 1950, the team won the Ligue 2 and the Championnat National in 1997. They even won the Coupe Gambardella in 1961, 1966, 1969 and in 1977.