Latest French Ligue 1 News

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Platini: Monaco suits Zidane as first job

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 11 2014

Michel Platini has told L'Equipe that Zinedine Zidane is ready to become a coach as speculation links the 1998 World Cup-winner with Monaco. • Lowe: Zidane finding fulfilment in coaching  Zidane is currently assistant coach to Carlo A...

Agent drops case against PSG star Matuidi

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 9 2014

Blaise Matuidi's former agent has dropped his complaint against the Paris Saint-Germain midfielder and his new representative. • Johnson: PSG made to pay Jean-Pierre Bernes, 57, was claiming 3.5 million euros from Matuidi, 27, and five ...

Ranieri confident of Monaco stay

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 7 2014

Claudio Ranieri is convinced he will still be Monaco coach next season despite speculation to the contrary. Though Ranieri, 62, has taken the principality club from Ligue 2 into the top flight and steered them into second spot behind Paris Sai...

Blanc wants consistency from Lucas

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | April, 7 2014

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc has told Lucas Moura he has to be "more consistent" if he wants to become a major star at the club. • Johnson: Job not yet done for PSG Lucas, 21, was one of PSG's most impressive performer...

Ligue 1: Rodriguez inspires Monaco

PA Sport | April, 6 2014

Monaco kept alive any slim hopes of claiming a first Ligue 1 title in 14 years with a 3-1 win over Nantes. Having not tasted victory in their previous two league outings, Claudio Ranieri's team had to win to prevent themselves falling an ...

Ligue 1: PSG open up 16-point lead

PA Sport | April, 5 2014

Paris Saint-Germain took another giant stride towards retaining their Ligue 1 title with a routine 3-0 victory over outclassed Reims. • Johnson: Lucas Moura sparkles Edinson Cavani opened the scoring in the 43rd minute after prodding ho...

PSG's Ibrahimovic 'out for four weeks'

ESPN staff | April, 3 2014

Paris Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be out for a minimum of four weeks after sustaining a hamstring injury against Chelsea, owner Nasser Al-Khelaifi has told RMC. • Johnson: PSG pass first major European test Ibrahimov...

Alex set to sign new PSG contract

Jonathan Johnson | April, 3 2014

Alex has told ESPN FC he is set to sign a new contract with Paris Saint-Germain, despite being linked with a move to AC Milan. • Johnson: PSG pass first major European test Alex's current terms at PSG are to expire in the summer, and repor...

Nogueira MLS move to escape France pressure

April, 1 2014

Philadelphia Union midfielder Vincent Nogueira moved to the MLS to escape the goldfish-bowl pressure of playing for his local club in France, Nogueira told L'Equipe. "It's a choice that goes beyond sport, almost philosophical. Sochaux gave me a comf...

Cavani unrest at PSG tactics

April, 1 2014

Edinson Cavani has admitted he is unhappy at being played out of position at Paris Saint-Germain and is interested in a move to the Premier League. • Johnson: Chelsea to test PSG credentials on big stage • PickCenter: PSG vs....

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