Al-Jazeera buys share of French league TV rights

France`s football league said that Al-Jazeera will
broadcast two games per round on Fridays and Sundays.

Lyon, Montpellier close on blown away Bordeaux

Montpellier drew level on points with French league leaders Bordeaux after beating Rennes 3-1 on Saturday night, while Lyon moved to within two points of the summit by defeating Nice.

French League boss promises action after crowd trouble

French Professional League (LFP) president Frederic Thiriez promised to take action after crowd trouble marred two Ligue 1 game on Saturday.