Team Logo. FC Lorient is a team in Ligue 2. They are nicknamed "Les Merlus," a type of fish found in the Atlantic Ocean. Prior to 1998, they had never played at the top level of French soccer. Retrieved from "https://prosportsteams.fandom.com/wiki/Lorient?oldid=15849" Categories: Ligue 2 Teams Teams in France Add category Cancel Save Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.