French football

French football league opposes plans for biennial World Cup

FIFA president Gianni Infantino has pushed for a biennial World Cup to give more playing and hosting opportunities to countries that rarely or never qualify.

published on : 13th October 2021

Euro 2020: France looks to forwards, Swiss aim to end knockout drought

As the Swiss look to win their first knockout match at any major tournament in 67 years, the French look to improve their goal scoring.

published on : 27th June 2021

Lille stops PSG from sealing a record-equaling 10th French title, win fifth title

Neymar missed a penalty before Kylian Mbappe netted his league-leading 27th goal in vain on the night he was voted the league's best player and Galtier was named best coach for the third time.

published on : 24th May 2021

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