Saturday, 3rd June 2023

Ligue 1

8 Apr
Terem Moffi will look to close in on Kylian Mbappe in the race for the Ligue 1 Golden Boot when OGC Nice face table-toppers, Paris Saint-Germain at the Allianz Riviera on Saturday. With nine games to play, Moffi sits sixth in the scoring charts with his four goals at Nice added to the 12 he…
17 Mar
FC Nantes boss, Antoine Kombouaré, says the former French league champions are eager to have the real Moses Simon back in action against Lyon in a Ligue 1 match at the Stade de Gerland on Friday night. Simon has truly gone off the boil in the past weeks with the Nigerian winger having failed to…
1 Mar
Folarin Balogun, the rising star of Ligue 1, is at the center of a tug-of-war between three nations: the United States, England, and Nigeria.
29 May 2022
Real Madrid is champions of Europe for a record-extending 14th time after Carlo Ancelotti's side beat Liverpool 1-0 in Paris on Saturday, but rarely have the Spanish champions taken a more chaotic road to glory.
25 Dec 2021
While the Premier League plugs away with its traditional festive fixture schedule - even in the midst of an Omicron surge across the country - the other four major European leagues are taking a well-deserved rest.
17 Sep 2021
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…
28 Jun 2021
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.
9 May 2021
Marseille lost more precious points in their quest for European football next season after going down to a drab 1-0 defeat by Saint-Etienne in Ligue 1 action on Sunday.
24 Apr 2021
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.
29 Oct 2020
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…
10 Jun 2020
France’s highest court has suspended the relegation of Amiens and Toulouse from Ligue 1, but rejected an appeal that could have seen the season restarted, reports
24 May 2020
Olympique Lyonnais president Jean-Michel Aulas again lashed out at the French League for ending the Ligue 1...


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Real Madrid forward Marco Asensio confirmed Saturday he is leaving the Spanish giants at the end of his contract in June.
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Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti indicated Saturday he expected Karim Benzema to stay at the club despite recent links to a Saudi Arabia move.