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Category: Ligue 1

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European roundup: Matteo Darmian the hero as Inter close in on Serie A title

Antonio Conte’s side leave it late against CagliariMorata on target for Juventus, Madrid’s Vázquez out for seasonA rare goal from Matteo Darmian earned Inter a 1-0 win over Cagliari on Sunday as Antonio Conte’s side closed on their first Serie A title …

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Lille’s win over PSG shows that fame only takes you so far in Ligue 1

Lille beat PSG 1-0 at the Parc des Princes over the weekend to take the lead in a fascinating title race in FranceBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsThings did not augur well for Lille before their trip to the Parc des Princes at …

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Kylian Mbappé sparkles as PSG beat Lyon to go top of Ligue 1

PSG delivered their best domestic performance of the Mauricio Pochettino era to leapfrog Lille before the international break By Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsKylian Mbappé put in an abject performance for PSG last Sunday as the…

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Will Jorge Sampaoli bring back the Marcelo Bielsa magic to Marseille?

Sampaoli is an exciting coach but his squad is creaking, money is short and he is battling against the weight of history By Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsSupernovae are common in Marseille. Having exhausted their supply of hydro…

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Julien Stéphan and Rennes go their separate ways with heavy hearts

After securing the club’s first trophy in 48 years and leading them into the Champions League, Stéphan has resignedBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsThe Champions League theme blared into the night. There was little to celebrate …

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Saliba and Todibo’s transfers show the big move is not always the right one

Other youngsters in Ligue 1 should learn from what happened to William Saliba at Arsenal and Jean-Clair Todibo at BarcelonaBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football News“He judged me on two and half matches,” said William Saliba when asked a…

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PSG outclassed Barcelona but they could not lay a glove on Monaco

Niko Kovac delivered a tactical masterclass in a game that showcased his youngsters – and the competitiveness of Ligue 1By Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football News“Ligue 1 – That’s Another Story,” trumpeted the front page of L’Équipe on M…

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Leandro Paredes offers PSG reasons for optimism against Barcelona

PSG will be without Neymar and Ángel Di María on Tuesday but another South American will be pulling the stringsBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsOn a weekend when Lyon, Lille and Monaco all stumbled, PSG beat Nice 2-1 at the Parc…

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European roundup: Real Madrid defeat Valencia to move second in La Liga

Kroos and Benzema on target for MadridLille go to top of Ligue despite drawReal Madrid continued to cling to the coat-tails of city rivals Atlético in the La Liga title race after winning 2-0 at home against Valencia. First-half goals from Karim Benzem…

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European roundup: Atlético extend La Liga lead with tight win at Granada

Marcos Llorente and Ángel Correa on target in 2-1 winDortmund drop more points at home to HoffenheimA heavily deflected strike from Ángel Correa gave Atlético Madrid a hard-fought 2-1 victory at Granada on Saturday, extending their lead at the top of L…

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European roundup: Atlético extend La Liga lead with tight win at Granada

Marcos Llorente and Ángel Correa on target in 2-1 winDortmund drop more points at home to HoffenheimA heavily deflected strike from Ángel Correa gave Atlético Madrid a hard-fought 2-1 victory at Granada on Saturday, extending their lead at the top of L…

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European roundup: Atlético extend La Liga lead with tight win at Granada

Marcos Llorente and Ángel Correa on target in 2-1 winDortmund drop more points at home to HoffenheimA heavily deflected strike from Ángel Correa gave Atlético Madrid a hard-fought 2-1 victory at Granada on Saturday, extending their lead at the top of L…

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PSG are still searching for an identity under Mauricio Pochettino

A week before his team’s trip to Barcelona in the Champions League, Pochettino does not seem to know his best teamBy Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsPSG went into the Classique against Marseille needing to win to keep pace with Li…

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European roundup: Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores 500th career goal in Milan win

Milan return to the top of Serie A and lead Inter by two pointsFrancisco Trincão scores winner for BarcelonaZlatan Ibrahimovic scored the 500th and 501st goals of his club career, helping Milan back to the top of Serie A with a 4-0 win over bottom side…

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Lille were Ligue 1 title contenders. Now they look like the favourites

Lille are top of the table after a run of five straight wins. Will they hold off PSG and Lyon in the run-in?By Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsPSG have megawatt star-power embodied by Kylian Mbappé and Neymar, and Lyon have their …

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Lille were Ligue 1 title contenders. Now they look like the favourites

Lille are top of the table after a run of five straight wins. Will they hold off PSG and Lyon in the run-in?By Adam White and Eric Devin for Get French Football NewsPSG have megawatt star-power embodied by Kylian Mbappé and Neymar, and Lyon have their …

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European roundup: Griezmann leads Barcelona comeback in Copa del Rey

Barça win 5-3 in extra time after trailing 2-0 at 88 minutes Ligue 1: PSG beat Nîmes but Marseille only draw 2-2 with LensAntoine Griezmann scored two goals and provided two assists as Barcelona staged a last-gasp comeback at Granada in the Copa del Re…

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European roundup: Griezmann leads Barcelona comeback in Copa del Rey

Barça win 5-3 in extra time after trailing 2-0 at 88 minutes Ligue 1: PSG beat Nîmes but Marseille only draw 2-2 with LensAntoine Griezmann scored two goals and provided two assists as Barcelona staged a last-gasp comeback at Granada in the Copa del Re…

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Marseille have gone from title contenders to total chaos in weeks

Marseille were flying in December. Now they have no manager, are ninth in Ligue 1 and have been attacked by their own fansBy Adam White for Get French Football NewsFirst days in a new job do not come much worse than Olivier Ntcham’s at Marseille. Signe…

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André Villas-Boas criticises Marseille signing before being sacked – video

André Villas-Boas has been sacked by Marseille. In a dramatic press conference on Tuesday, the former Spurs manager offered to resign, further compounding the turmoil surrounding the Ligue 1 club. Villas-Boas said that the loan signing of Olivier Ntcha…