Michel Platini delighted soccer's 'modern-day slavery' is ending
Michel Platini delighted soccer's 'modern-day slavery' is ending

The practice of third parties owning a share of footballers was a modern-day form of slavery and had to stop, UEFA president Michel Platini said on Monday.

Saint-Etienne keep up European bid with win at Metz
Saint-Etienne keep up European bid with win at Metz

Saint-Etienne kept up their bid for European football next season and added to relegation fears for Metz with a 3-2 victory in Ligue 1 on Saturday. 

John Terry defends Chelsea team mates from 'babies' slur
John Terry defends Chelsea team mates from 'babies' slur

Chelsea skipper John Terry has hit back at Zlatan Ibrahimovic`s description of his team mates as "babies", saying Paris St Germain`s players were equally culpable on a night of ill-discipline at Stamford Bridge.

Laurent Blanc revels in Champions League breakthrough
Laurent Blanc revels in Champions League breakthrough

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc declared that his team had "joined the big boys" after their potentially transformative victory over Chelsea in the Champions League last 16.

Champions League: PSG's Laurent Blanc wary of 'provocative' Diego Costa in Chelsea clash
Champions League: PSG's Laurent Blanc wary of 'provocative' Diego Costa in Chelsea clash

Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blanc has described Chelsea striker Diego Costa as provocative and warned his players not to rise to the bait in their Champions League game on Wednesday.

Laurent Blanc, PSG wary of Diego Costa`s `games`
Laurent Blanc, PSG wary of Diego Costa`s `games`

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc on Tuesday told his players to be wary of underhand tactics from Chelsea striker Diego Costa ahead of Wednesday`s Champions League last 16 return leg.

UEFA Champions League, preview: Chelsea vs Paris Saint-Germain
UEFA Champions League, preview: Chelsea vs Paris Saint-Germain

Eleven months on from their last visit to Chelsea`s Stamford Bridge, Paris Saint-Germain return on Wednesday looking for confirmation of their place among the Champions League elite.

Motta back but Silva rested for PSG
Motta back but Silva rested for PSG

Italian international midfielder Thiago Motta is available again after injury for Paris Saint-Germain`s Ligue 1 encounter with Lens on Saturday but skipper Thiago Silva will not feature.

PSG fluff chance with goalless Monaco draw
PSG fluff chance with goalless Monaco draw

 Paris Saint-Germain fluffed their chance to go atop the French league with a frustrating 0-0 draw at Monaco on Sunday.

Ligue 1 Gameweek 26 Preview: PSG look for boost in title race
Ligue 1 Gameweek 26 Preview: PSG look for boost in title race

Laurent Blanc`s French champions Paris Saint-Germain will be looking to build on an encouraging display in Europe in midweek as they turn their attention back to the fight with Lyon and Marseille at the top of Ligue 1.

David Luiz midfield option a qualified success for PSG
David Luiz midfield option a qualified success for PSG

Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blanc`s decision to field David Luiz in an unusual midfield position largely paid off on Tuesday in their 1-1 draw with Chelsea in the first leg of their Champions League Round of 16 tie.

Laurent Blanc unhappy at Zlatan Ibrahimovic for publicity stunt
Laurent Blanc unhappy at Zlatan Ibrahimovic for publicity stunt

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc said Monday that star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was wrong to take his shirt off to celebrate a goal as part of a United Nations anti-hunger campaign.

Champions League: Trio definitely out for PSG against Chelsea
Champions League: Trio definitely out for PSG against Chelsea

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc confirmed on Monday that Lucas, Yohan Cabaye and Serge Aurier will all miss Tuesday`s Champions League last 16, first leg against Chelsea at the Parc des Princes.

Ligue 1: PSG suffer preparation nightmare ahead of Chelsea
Ligue 1: PSG suffer preparation nightmare ahead of Chelsea

French champions Paris Saint-Germain were hit by an injury crisis on Saturday as they not only saw four players break down but also threw away a 2-0 lead over Caen in a dramatic Ligue 1 2-2 draw. 

Laurent Blanc warns Marco Verratti over `stupid` behaviour
Laurent Blanc warns Marco Verratti over `stupid` behaviour

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti must improve his persistently poor behaviour, coach Laurent Blanc warned on Saturday.

Laurent Blanc denies dressing room crisis in PSG
Laurent Blanc denies dressing room crisis in PSG

Paris Saint-Germain manager Laurent Blanc said the French Ligue 1 defending champions are united ahead of Wednesday's French Cup encounter against his former club Bordeaux.

League Cup: Ibrahimovic`s winner eases pressure on Blanc
League Cup: Ibrahimovic`s winner eases pressure on Blanc

Zlatan Ibrahimovic`s hotly-contested second-half goal gave holders Paris Saint Germain a place in the last four of the League Cup after a 1-0 win over St Etienne on Tuesday.

PSG coach Laurent Blanc admits massacre troubling players` preparation
PSG coach Laurent Blanc admits massacre troubling players` preparation

Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc admitted Friday it has not been easy to prepare for Saturday`s Ligue 1 clash with Bastia in the wake of the Charlie Hebdo massacre.

PSG punish absent Ezequiel Lavezzi, Edinson Cavani
PSG punish absent Ezequiel Lavezzi, Edinson Cavani

Paris Saint-Germain`s attacking duo Ezequiel Lavezzi and Edinson Cavani, who missed the Ligue 1 side`s recent training camp in Morocco, have received financial and sporting sanctions from the club, coach Laurent Blanc said Sunday.

Lavezzi, Cavani finally return to PSG
Lavezzi, Cavani finally return to PSG

Attacking duo Ezequiel Lavezzi and Edinson Cavani finally returned to the Paris Saint-Germain training ground on Friday afternoon after missing their team`s first training session of 2015, an AFP journalist reported.