Ligue 1

PSG

PSG thrash St Etienne, Marseille end winless streak

REUTERS - Paris St Germain extended their lead at the top of Ligue 1 after a routine 4-1 win over St Etienne on Sunday, while Marseille ended a seven-game winless streak with a 2-1 triumph at Lille. Monaco won 1-0...

In a World Without Messi and Ronaldo

Football has seen some great players over the course of years. From Pele and Maradona to Ronaldo (Brazilian) and Zidane , from Beckham to current stars Messi and Ronaldo. Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo both are gifted with amazing qualities,...
Real Madrid 1-0 PSG - Talking Points

Real Madrid 1-0 PSG – Talking Points

Real Madrid came out on top against Paris Saint Germain as 1-0 winners in the Champions League group stage on Matchday four. Madrid have now secured their qualification into the knockout phase of the tournament with that victory. 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...

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...

Best Football Tweets From March

It has been a action packed month for football fans, not least Barcelona pulling off one of the greatest comeback ever in Champions League history or Indian national team's edgy win over Cambodia. A subjective look back at some of the best...

Top 5 U-23 players available for a transfer this summer – essentiallysports.com

The best young players in the world often fade. But sometimes the first signs of brilliance are worth noting because the player becomes a force to be reckoned with, a decade down the line. Signing a young player could save some serious...
Transfer rumors galore, but which ones are the most credible?

Transfer rumors galore, but which ones are the most credible? – essentiallysports.com

With the 2016-17 season coming to a close, teams like Barcelona, Real Madrid and Bayern Munich have live up to expectations from the start of the season while teams like Manchester United and Chelsea have performed otherwise. Regardless of performance...