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Claude Puel joins St Étienne and immediately turns up heat on Lyon

Within 48 hours of taking the job, Puel was celebrating a dramatic, last-minute victory over his new club’s biggest rivalsBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsFlanked by a pair of beefy security guards, Sylvinho emerged from a cloud…

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Claude Puel joins St Étienne and immediately turns up heat on Lyon

Within 48 hours of taking the job, Puel was celebrating a dramatic, last-minute victory over his new club’s biggest rivalsBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsFlanked by a pair of beefy security guards, Sylvinho emerged from a cloud…

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Have Monaco suddenly found a winning formula?

A week ago it looked as if Leonardo Jardim would be sacked. Now it feels as if he may be building his next great teamBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsWhat a difference a week (and a tactical switch) has made for once-beleaguered…

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Angers are starting to turn heads with their unconventional beauty

Stéphane Moulin’s team have beaten Toulouse and St Etienne this week to go level with PSG at the top of Ligue 1 By Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsThe term “jolie laide” cannot be directly paired with an English word. It literally…

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Tuchel must curb hype after Neymar completes PSG’s perfect week

A win at Lyon after the rout of Real Madrid has the French press dreaming of European glory but we have been here beforeBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsPSG must act as if they’ve achieved nothing despite a pitch-perfect week.“I…

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PSG fans don’t want to hear it, but Neymar is their best route to success

PSG ultras are unwilling to forgive Neymar, but he remains the team’s best weapon in Ligue 1 and the Champions LeagueBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsIt had to happen this way. On Saturday evening at the Parc des Princes PSG bat…

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PSG’s transfer strategy is bad news for their academy graduates

PSG should be developing the future greats of French football. Instead they are signing players to plug holes in their squadBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsTwo years after leaving PSG for RB Leipzig, Jean-Kévin Augustin has ret…

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Monaco have lost sight of everything that made them Ligue 1 champions

Monaco’s success inspired Lyon, Nice and Bordeaux. It’s time they started following the example they have set for other clubsBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsA lot has changed at Lyon, Nice and Bordeaux in recent years. All thre…

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Sylvinho has revived Lyon so will Ligue 1 have a title race after all?

Lyon have won both of their games so far this season and look like a team reborn under their young Brazilian managerBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football News“I didn’t think he would be a coach,” explained Gilles Grimandi. “I thought he …

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Sylvinho has revived Lyon so will Ligue 1 have a title race after all?

Lyon have won both of their games so far this season and look like a team reborn under their young Brazilian managerBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football News“I didn’t think he would be a coach,” explained Gilles Grimandi. “I thought he …

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Sylvinho has revived Lyon so will Ligue 1 have a title race after all?

Lyon have won both of their games so far this season and look like a team reborn under their young Brazilian managerBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football News“I didn’t think he would be a coach,” explained Gilles Grimandi. “I thought he …

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PSG would cope without Neymar but would French football suffer?

Neymar’s popularity in Paris has plummeted but his presence still attracts attention, TV viewers and money for Ligue 1 clubsBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsNeymar’s absence from PSG’s first game of the season against Nîmes on S…

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Ligue 1 preview: PSG will win the title but everything else is up for grabs

Lyon will try to push PSG but they are likely to be battling with Lille, Marseille and St Étienne for the Champions League places By Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsAt first glance Thomas Tuchel’s first season at the Parc des Prin…

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It’s the Adam and Erics 2019! The complete review of the Ligue 1 season

Kylian Mbappé scored a hatful, Dimitri Payet scored a cracker and Nacer Chadli couldn’t score at allBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsWith Neymar and Edinson Cavani both struggling for fitness, PSG’s attack became (nearly) the so…

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Why are so many Ligue 1 clubs sacking their managers?

Half of the managers who started this season will not be around when Ligue 1 returns in AugustBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsWith Dijon having pipped Caen to the relegation play-off spot, the dust has almost but not quite sett…

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Téji Savanier was in Ligue 2 last year. Now he is dominating Ligue 1

Téji Savanier is best known for a ruckus with Kylian Mbappé but he’s also a contender for the player of the year awardBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsA short walk from the centre of Montpellier lies the neighbourhood of Figuero…

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Rennes win wild cup final as PSG, Mbappé and Neymar lose their heads

PSG threw away a 2-0 lead, Kylian Mbappé was sent off and Neymar hit out as Rennes won their first trophy in 48 yearsBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsRennes had not won a trophy since 1971 and it showed. Keeper Tomas Koubek hare…

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PSG are champions again. Now they need to give youth a chance

Kylian Mbappé has been PSG’s star this season but the club should start promoting more homegrown youngstersBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsThe inevitable came to pass on Sunday as PSG retained the Ligue 1 title. They beat Monac…

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Lille hammer ‘beginners’ PSG as they close in on the Champions League

This time last season Lille were second bottom. Now they are second only to PSG at the top of the tableBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsStade Louis-Dugauguez, Sedan, December 2000. Laurent Robert scores PSG’s only goal as they l…

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With seven weeks to play, half of the clubs in Ligue 1 are aiming for Europe

PSG, Lille and Lyon look set for Champions League football next season but the Europa League places are up for grabsBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsThis weekend was supposed to be a coronation for PSG, one that seemed inevitabl…