The view from France

Heroes of the Velodrome racing clear

September 25, 2012
By Paul Marshall
When asked who he wanted to win the Ligue 1 title this season, Montpellier's multi-colourful president Louis Nicollin replied: "PSG, just to p**s off Marseille!" The multi-millionaire pensioner who sported a mohawk in club colours of blue and orange after Montpellier were surprisingly crowned champions last season might still get his wish, but Marseille look as if they may make him sweat just a bit.

Six games into the season and OM's maximum points haul has left them four points clear ...

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