Ligue 1: PSG to field big guns for Nice trip

Ligue 1: PSG to field big guns for Nice trip

PSG remain unbeaten 16 games into the season and lie a huge 13 points clear of Caen in second place.

Nice beat Lyon as football resumes in France

Nice beat Lyon as football resumes in France

Ligue 1 has taken the initiative to observe a minute of silence and play La Marseillaise before the kick-off games.

Sixteen feared dead as heavy flooding hits French Riviera

Violent storms and flooding struck the glitzy French Riviera on Sunday, killing 10 people and leaving six missing, according to an official toll.

Flamengo close to sign Lazio midfielder: Reports

Flamengo close to sign Lazio midfielder: Reports

 Lazio midfielder Ederson is close to signing Brazilian giants Flamengo, media reported on Tuesday.

Aston Villa gamble on France Under-21 defender Jordan Amavi

Aston Villa gamble on France Under-21 defender Jordan Amavi

France Under-21 international fullback Jordan Amavi became one of Ligue 1 side Nice`s most lucrative transfer deals on Saturday when he signed for English Premier League side Aston Villa for a fee believed to be between 13 to 15million euros (£9-10.4million, $14-16million).

Nice defender Souleymane Diawara released on bail

Nice defender Souleymane Diawara released on bail

Nice defender Souleymane Diawara, held in custody for two-and-a-half months in relation to an extortion investigation, was released on bail on Friday by a court in Digne.

Ben Arfa seals Nice move

Ben Arfa seals Nice move

Former Newcastle winger Hatem Ben Arfa sealed his long-awaited move to Nice on Tuesday, the Ligue 1 club announced.

Lawyer seeks release of Nice defender Souleymane Diawara

Lawyer seeks release of Nice defender Souleymane Diawara

The lawyer acting for Nice defender Souleymane Diawara said on Saturday that he is to make a new bid for the release of the Senegalese international, who was arrested last month for attempted extortion.

Ligue 1: PSG beat Nice to forget Barca defeat

Ligue 1: PSG beat Nice to forget Barca defeat

Paris Saint-Germain bounced back from their Champions League humbling against Barcelona by beating Nice 3-1 on Saturday to boost their bid for a hat-trick of Ligue 1 titles.

PSG coach Laurent Blanc in favour of goal-line technology

PSG coach Laurent Blanc in favour of goal-line technology

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc on Friday said he was "in favour" of goal-line technology after the announcement that it would be introduced in Ligue 1 next season.

Ligue 1: Wounded Paris resume title chase, Lyon face derby rivals

Ligue 1: Wounded Paris resume title chase, Lyon face derby rivals

Paris Saint-Germain will have little time to lick their wounds following their Champions League loss to Barcelona as they turn their focus back to the Ligue 1 title race for Saturday`s trip to Nice.

PSG appeal Zlatan Ibrahimovic ban to French Olympic Committee

PSG appeal Zlatan Ibrahimovic ban to French Olympic Committee

Paris Saint-Germain are appealing against Zlatan Ibrahimovic`s four-match ban to the French Olympic Committee (CNOSF), France`s highest sporting authority, sources confirmed to AFP on Tuesday.

PSG deplore `severity` of Ibrahimovic ban

PSG deplore `severity` of Ibrahimovic ban

Paris Saint-Germain on Friday deplored the "severity" of the four-match ban handed down on Zlatan Ibrahimovic by the Professional Football League (LFP) for his comments attacking France and its referees.

`Racist` cupcakes banned from French shop window

A French court has banned the display of cupcakes topped with the naked figures of a man and woman wrought in dark chocolate in a pastry shop near Nice after a watchdog described them as "racist".

Gourcuff out for at least a month - Lyon

Gourcuff out for at least a month - Lyon

Lyon midfielder Yoann Gourcuff is set for at least a month on the sidelines after tearing a hamstring, his club said Tuesday.

Monaco warm up for Arsenal with derby win over Nice

Monaco warm up for Arsenal with derby win over Nice

Monaco gave themselves a boost ahead of their trip to play Arsenal in the Champions League by beating Cote d`Azur rivals Nice 1-0 at the Allianz Riviera in Ligue 1 on Friday.

French soldiers attacked by man with knife in Nice

Three soldiers on an anti-terror patrol in the southern French city of Nice were attacked by a man with a knife on Tuesday, a French police union official said.

Skipping gym sounds nice: Jennifer Aniston

Skipping gym sounds nice: Jennifer Aniston

Actress Jennifer Aniston says she took a big break from working out while filming her stripped-down role in the acclaimed dramatic film 'Cake'.

Ligue 1: Marseille miss out on top spot after another away defeat

Ligue 1: Marseille miss out on top spot after another away defeat

Olympique de Marseille`s away form continued to undermine their French title ambitions on Friday when they were beaten 2-1 at 10-man Nice on Friday.

Ligue 1: Nice ease relegation fears with Bordeaux scalp

Ligue 1: Nice ease relegation fears with Bordeaux scalp

Nice eased their relegation concerns with a shock 2-1 win at high-flying Bordeaux on Friday.