Samuel Kalu set for Bordeaux return after coronavirus-induced quarantine
Super Eagles winger Samuel Kalu will return to action for Bordeaux this weekend when they take on Saint-Etienne in the French Ligue 1. Kalu missed Les Girondins’ 3-2 loss to RC Lens last Sunday for health reasons due to his involvement in the Super Eagles’ recent World Cup qualifiers. With the Covid-19 pandemic still ravaging…
Nice appoint title-winning Galtier as new coach
Christophe Galtier, who led Lille to the Ligue 1 title in France in May, has taken over as coach of Nice, the Riviera club's owners Ineos announced on Monday.
Mbappe double sends PSG top of Ligue 1
Kylian Mbappe scored twice for the second game in a row but picked up a thigh injury as Paris Saint-Germain climbed top of Ligue 1 on Saturday with a 3-1 victory at Metz.
Thigh injury could sideline Neymar until international break
Neymar will miss three Paris Saint-Germain matches after injuring a thigh muscle against Basaksehir in the Champions League, a French radio network reported on its website on Thursday. Neymar came off after 25 minutes in Istanbul on Wednesday. PSG went on to win 2-0. "The Brazilian, who had tried to play on before asking to…
Lyon president says French League’s halt to Ligue 1 was “stupid’’
Olympique Lyonnais president Jean-Michel Aulas again lashed out at the French League for ending the Ligue 1...
Next Ligue 1 season set for August 23 start
The French Football League (LFP) on Saturday set August 23 as the provisional date for the start of the next Ligue 1 season.
French football season declared over, PSG awarded title
France's football league declared the season over on Thursday, with Paris Saint-Germain named as Ligue 1 champions. PSG led the table by 12 points from Marseille when the season was suspended in mid-March because of the coronavirus outbreak, which has gone on to kill more than 24,000 people in France. The announcement by the LFP…
Mbappe hands PSG shock transfer request
Mbappe has asked to leave the Ligue 1 champions PSG, according to Spanish TV channel El Chiringuito. The 20-year-old hinted that...
Fabregas ready for Monaco switch
Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas is expected in Monaco on Sunday to negotiate a transfer to the French Ligue 1 club from Chelsea, sports daily L'Equipe reported Saturday.