French League

Neymar leads Paris Saint-German to big opening win in French league

PSG capitalized on a fast break in the 26th when Neymar found Achraf Hakimi, who fired into the top corner.

published on : 7th August 2022

French league celebrates as Kylian Mbappe decides to stay with PSG

Kylian Mbappe's decision to stay with PSG was widely celebrated in the French league, even by coaches who still have to defend against the prolific forward next season.

published on : 23rd May 2022

PSG striker Kylian Mbappe wins league's best player award for third time

Kylian Mbappe won the French league's best player award for the third time in his career on Sunday, then diplomatically swerved a question about his future.

published on : 16th May 2022

Marseille beats Montpellier 2-0 to stay second in French league

Marseille trailed runaway leader Paris Saint-Germain by 12 points but kept a three-point cushion over third-place Rennes.

published on : 11th April 2022

Messi scores as leader PSG wins 5-1 at defending champ Lille

Lille caused PSG problems but defended poorly.

published on : 7th February 2022

Paris Saint-Germain needs late penalty from Kylian Mbappe to scrape past Angers

PSG has needed injury-time goals despite an armada of attacking talent and a huge squad, and produced another late winner at home.

published on : 16th October 2021

Claudio Ranieri leaving Nantes after one year in charge

Nantes were third after 10 games and stayed in the top five well into the second half but a plunge in form has dropped them to 10th.

published on : 17th May 2018

With PSG on top, tight battle for runner-up in France 

Apart from a freak loss to promoted Strasbourg this month, the super-rich star-studded team has been nearly flawless, amassing 50 points in 19 games.

published on : 22nd December 2017

From Neymar to Kylian Mbappe: French clubs smash transfer spending records

Clubs in the top two divisions in France spent a record 697 million euros in the close season, the French league announced.

published on : 5th September 2017

French clubs smash transfer spending records; 697 million euros spent

According to LFP, this year's total amount of purchases were four times the amount of 2016 - reaching a total of $830mns of investment.

published on : 4th September 2017