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Ligue 1 chief revels in Becks effect
March 12, 2013
By Andrew Scott, France Correspondent
Speaking on Monday, LFP head Frederic Thiriez, 60, stated his delight at the impact veteran Englishman Beckham is having on the image of French football across the globe.
"You can't imagine the extent to which the world is now watching PSG and Ligue 1," he told reporters. "It is only the French that don't seem to realise how big this is."