How are the big four doing in Ligue 1?

With reshuffles aplenty in France’s top four, changes were always likely in Ligue 1. Paris Saint-Germain have regained their form seeing them flying high at the top of the table,...

Lyon in the Driving Seat for Champions League Qualification

Paris Saint Germain suffered only their second league defeat this campaign when they visited Lyon at the Parc OL on Sunday night. Bruno Genesio’s team won 2-1 with the...
Kostas Mitroglu

Kostas Mitroglou: A Doomed Signing

In the summer transfer window of 2017, Olympique de Marseille had a long overdue overhaul of their squad. Due to financial difficulties for several years, the club was forced...

The disappointments of Ligue 1 this season

At the halfway stage in the French football calendar, there are not too many surprises in the table. Paris Saint-Germain lead the way and are already nine points clear...

Nabil Fekir’s next step is fast approaching

Nabil Fekir has seen his name swirl in transfer rumors ever since breaking into the Lyon first team. At only 24 years of age he has proven that he's...
Florian Thauvin

Newcastle Reject Florian Thauvin Continues to Prove the Doubters Wrong

In the summer of 2015, a young French winger by the name of Florian Thauvin joined Newcastle United in a deal worth a reported £16 million. Having impressed whilst...

What Has Gone Wrong For OGC Nice?

Following a podium finish in Ligue 1 for the 2016/17 season, hopes were high for OGC Nice. They qualified for the play-off round to reach the UEFA Champions League,...

Nabil Fekir is Lyon’s New Talisman

Nabil Fekir   This summer, Lyon’s French striker Alexandre Lacazette made the move from France to the Premier League. Lacazette was the star of the team having been the club’s top...

Are Nantes the French Leicester?

Glancing at the Ligue 1, it would be easy to dismiss the standings as unsurprising with Paris Saint Germain leading the pack and teams like Lyon, Marseille and Monaco...

Marcelo Bielsa Fighting for his Job at Lille

Under Marcelo Bielsa, Lille have struggled in Ligue 1 this season. After resigning as head coach at Serie A side Lazio after just two days in charge and walking...