Signing Angel Di Maria would be a game changer for PSG: Zinedine Zidane
Signing Angel Di Maria would be a game changer for PSG: Zinedine Zidane

 French football legend Zinedine Zidane has said that if Paris Saint-Germain signs Argentina and Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria, it would be an undeniable boon to the Ligue 1 champions.

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).

French league votes to reduce relegation
French league votes to reduce relegation

Only two teams will be relegated from the French top flight at the end of next season, the Professional Football League (LFP) board announced on Thursday despite criticism from several clubs.

Lyon sign France U-20 defender Nganioni
Lyon sign France U-20 defender Nganioni

French football club Lyon has announced that it has signed young defender Louis Nganioni, who will start his professional career.

Marseille complete signings of Karim Rekik, Lucas Ocampos
Marseille complete signings of Karim Rekik, Lucas Ocampos

Marseille have completed the signings of Dutch international defender Karim Rekik and Argentinian winger Lucas Ocampos, the Ligue 1 club announced on Thursday.

French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac in Mexico for shock move
French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac in Mexico for shock move

French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac arrived in northern Mexico on Thursday to finalise a surprise move to Tigres of Monterrey after the end of his contract with Ligue 1 giants Marseille.

Paris Saint-Germain kick off Ligue 1 title defence at Lille
Paris Saint-Germain kick off Ligue 1 title defence at Lille

French champions Paris Saint Germain raise the curtain on their title defence at Lille in a televised Friday evening game in early August, the French Ligue 1 organisers said on Thursday.

France midfielder Grenier extends Lyon deal

Lyon`s French international playmaker Clement Grenier has agreed a new deal that will keep him at the club until 2018.

Lyon, who finished second in Ligue 1 last season to return to the Champions League, announced the news on their website on Thursday.

Dimitar Berbatov, Maarten Stekelenburg part ways with Monaco
Dimitar Berbatov, Maarten Stekelenburg part ways with Monaco

Ligue 1 club Monaco announced on Monday that Bulgarian striker Dimitar Berbatov and Dutch goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg will be leaving the club. 

PSG claim historic quadruple with French Cup win
PSG claim historic quadruple with French Cup win

Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain claimed an historic quadruple trophy haul on Saturday by beating Auxerre 1-0 in the final to win the French Cup.

Keeping home-grown stars the key for Lyon
Keeping home-grown stars the key for Lyon

After several years of decline, the future looks bright for Lyon with an exciting young team, a return to the Champions League and the prospect of a move into a new stadium next season.

Monaco secure Champions League return
Monaco secure Champions League return

Monaco, locked in a three-way tussle with Saint-Etienne and Marseille, booked the third and final French ticket to next season`s Champions League thanks to a season-closing 1-0 win over Lorient on Saturday.

Monaco lead three-way Champions League chase
Monaco lead three-way Champions League chase

Monaco can clinch an immediate return to the Champions League with a win at Lorient on Saturday, but Marseille and Saint-Etienne can pip them to the post on the final day of the season.

Monaco make Fabinho loan move permanent
Monaco make Fabinho loan move permanent

Monaco announced on Tuesday that Brazilian right back Fabinho`s loan from Portuguese outfit Rio Ave has been made into a permanent deal.

Andre Ayew named Ligue 1 African player of the year
Andre Ayew named Ligue 1 African player of the year

Ghana midfielder Andre Ayew celebrated his final days with Marseille by being named on Monday best African player in France`s Ligue 1.

Alexandre Lacazette named French player of the year
Alexandre Lacazette named French player of the year

 Olympique Lyonnais forward Alexandre Lacazette was named French player of the year on Sunday, after topping the scoring charts with 27 goals for the season, while the Ligue 1 coach award went to Paris St Germain`s Laurent Blanc.

Five key players in PSG`s title-winning season
Five key players in PSG`s title-winning season

Paris Saint-Germain clinched their third consecutive Ligue 1 title with a game to spare on Saturday after beating Montpellier 2-1.

Special third Ligue 1 title delights PSG
Special third Ligue 1 title delights PSG

Paris Saint Germain players were exultant after clinching their third straight French Ligue 1 title on Saturday with midfielder Blaise Matuidi insisting this title had been the most enjoyable.

Marseille president Vincent Labrune confirms striker Andre Ayew's exit
Marseille president Vincent Labrune confirms striker Andre Ayew's exit

French football club Olympique de Marseille president Vincent Labrune confirmed that Ghana international Andre Ayew will be leaving the Ligue 1 club this summer.

Ligue 1: PSG one point away from French title
Ligue 1: PSG one point away from French title

Paris Saint-Germain head into their penultimate league match of the season on Saturday in the knowledge that one point will be enough for the capital side to claim a third consecutive French title.