Ex-Cameroon international Valery Mezague found dead
Ex-Cameroon international Valery Mezague found dead

Former Cameroon international Valery Mezague was found dead in his Toulon apartment on Saturday although French police said his death was not being treated as suspicious.

Ex-France international Jean-Jacques Marcel dies
Ex-France international Jean-Jacques Marcel dies

Former international midfielder Jean-Jacques Marcel, who helped France to third in the 1958 World Cup, has died at the age of 83 years, his former club Marseille announced on Friday.

No revolution needed, says Elephants` Herve Renard

New Ivory Coast coach Herve Renard said he would build a new team without resorting to a revolution.

Barcelona buy defender Jeremy Mathieu for EUR20 million

Spanish giants Barcelona said Wednesday they have bought 30-year-old French defender Jeremy Mathieu from Valencia for EUR20 million ($27 million).

Lille reach Champions League, Sochaux go down

Lille clinched a Champions League place after beating Lorient 4-1 on the final day of the French season, while Evian defeated Sochaux 3-0 to retain their Ligue 1 status at the expense of Saturday`s opponents.

Battling Sochaux postpone PSG title party

Paris Saint-Germain`s hopes of wrapping up the Ligue 1 title for a second successive season on Sunday were dashed as they were held to a 1-1 draw by struggling Sochaux.

Blanc refuses to `devalue` PSG title triumph

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc insisted on Saturday that his club`s imminent Ligue 1 title triumph should not be "devalued" by their disappointing exit from the Champions League earlier this month.

Ligue 1: PSG vs Sochaux - Preview

Paris Saint-Germain can wrap up their second straight Ligue 1 title this weekend as relegation-threated Sochaux provide what could be their final obstacle on Sunday.

Football: Saint-Etienne, Lyon both win to close on Lille

Saint-Etienne pushed Sochaux further towards relegation on Sunday with a 3-1 home while Lyon rode their luck to defeat Guingamp as both clubs closed the gap on Lille.

Zambian duo sign for Sochaux

Zambian international duo Stoppila Sunzu and Nathan Sinkala have joined French Ligue 1 outfit Sochaux from Tout Puissant Mazembe in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

Lille move to brink of Ligue 1 title

Lille moved to the brink of the Ligue 1 and French Cup double when a second-half Gervinho goal secured a 1-0 league home win over Sochaux.

Lille move to brink of Ligue 1 title

Lille moved to the brink of the Ligue 1 and French Cup double when a second-half Gervinho goal secured a 1-0 league home win over Sochaux.