French league

Leader Lille 2 points clear of PSG after beating Lens 4-0

Lille is top of the French league after beating northern rival Lens 4-0 to move two points above defending champion PSG.

published on : 19th October 2020

PSG edge out Lyon on penalties in French League Cup final

The victory comes a week after they beat Saint-Etienne 1-0 in the French Cup final, the first competitive match on French soil since the coronavirus shutdown. 

published on : 1st August 2020

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