Ligue 1

Ligue 1

PSG Ibrahimovic

PSG coach Blanc backs muted Ibrahimovic

PARIS (Reuters) - Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blanc defended his decision to keep faith in Zlatan Ibrahimovic after the Sweden striker had a night to forget in a 0-0 home draw with Real Madrid in Champions League Group...

Champions League and Europa League draw

It's that time of year again. The time when early pretenders can't pretend anymore and the business men get down to business.  8 teams have made it all the way to the Champions League and Europa League quarter-finals respectively...
Football Soccer - Paris St Germain vs Angers - French Ligue 1 - Parc des Princes, Paris, France - 23/1/16. Paris St Germain's Angel Di Maria in action with Angers' Billy Ketkeophomphone. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Angers provide few dangers for five-goal PSG

By Julien PretotPARIS, (Reuters) - Angel Di Maria struck twice as runaway Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain crushed Angers 5-1 at the Parc des Princes on Saturday.Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Lucas and Gregory van der Wiel were also on target...

Angers go third after thrashing Monaco 3-0

PARIS (Reuters) - Angers captain Cheikh N'Doye scored two first half goals as second-placed Monaco slumped to a surprise 3-0 defeat on Saturday and their first Ligue 1 loss in 10 matches.With Paris St Germain already far in the...
Claude Makelele

Makelele named Monaco technical director

PARIS (Reuters) - Former France international and Real Madrid midfielder Claude Makelele has been appointed Monaco's technical director, the Ligue 1 club said on Thursday.Makelele, 42, who won the Champions League with Real in 2002, made over 600 appearances...

Next 5 Potential Clubs for Jurgen Klopp

It’s fair to say that presently, Jurgen Klopp is the hottest managerial property in world football, with a number of clubs that would be ready to clamour for the German’s signature during this season or the next. After his self-imposed...
Rolland Courbis

Courbis replaces Montanier as Stade Rennais coach

PARIS (Reuters) - Rolland Courbis has replaced Stade Rennais coach Philippe Montanier until the end of the season, the Ligue 1 club announced on Wednesday. "I have met with Philippe Montanier to tell him we were separating. The team...

Top 5 offensive Trio’s in football

The best defence is a good offence.In football, if a team is capable of banging in a few goals every match, not only will it ensure the win, but it means that they are able to keep the ball...