Ligue 1: Dimitar Berbatov keeps Monaco push on track
Ligue 1: Dimitar Berbatov keeps Monaco push on track

Dimitar Berbatov kept Monaco`s Ligue 1 and European hopes on track Saturday with a 1-0 victory at Lille which kept the Principality side in touch with the leaders.

AC Milan send Niang on loan to Genoa: Report
AC Milan send Niang on loan to Genoa: Report

French striker M`Baye Niang has been loaned to Genoa by struggling Serie A giants AC Milan, according to reports Wednesday.

Nantes' Vincent Bessat treble puts Ligue 1 leaders Lyon out of French Cup
Nantes' Vincent Bessat treble puts Ligue 1 leaders Lyon out of French Cup

 Ligue 1 leaders Olympique Lyonnais were knocked out of the French Cup 3-2 at Nantes on Tuesday with Vincent Bessat grabbing a hat-trick in the last-32 game on a night of upsets.

French police make arrests over Marseille transfers
French police make arrests over Marseille transfers

French police on Tuesday arrested about 10 people, including player agents and figures linked to criminal gangs, as part of an inquiry into transfers by French high flyers Marseille, police sources said.

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.

Goal-machine Alexandre​ Lacazette keeps Lyon top
Goal-machine Alexandre​ Lacazette keeps Lyon top

French strike sensation Alexandre Lacazette scored his 20th goal in 21 league matches so far this season as Lyon won 2-0 away to Lens in Ligue 1 on Saturday.

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.

European roundup - Barcelona lift gloom, Chelsea edge clear
European roundup - Barcelona lift gloom, Chelsea edge clear

The clouds over Barcelona parted as they beat Spanish champions Atletico Madrid while Chelsea got back on track in the Premier League to pull two points clear of Manchester City.

Bastia stun PSG in thrilling comeback
Bastia stun PSG in thrilling comeback

Paris Saint Germain gave up a two-goal lead when Bastia stormed back to win 4-2 in Corsica on Saturday as the defending champions spurned the chance to go top of Ligue 1.

Hatem Ben Arfa forced to wait for Nice debut
Hatem Ben Arfa forced to wait for Nice debut

France winger Hatem Ben Arfa will not be able to make his debut for Nice in Saturday`s Ligue 1 match against Lorient after his international clearance failed to arrive in time.

Ligue 1: Marseille title hopes spring leak at Montpellier
Ligue 1: Marseille title hopes spring leak at Montpellier

Marseille suffered a second successive defeat and saw their Ligue 1 titles hopes suffer a blow when they lost 2-1 at Montpellier on Friday.

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.

French sport honours victims of Paris attacks
French sport honours victims of Paris attacks

A minute's silence will be observed ahead of all French football, rugby and basketball matches this weekend as the world of sport moved to honour the 12 victims of the Charlie Hebdo attack on Thursday.

Impressive PSG stroll past Montpellier in French Cup
Impressive PSG stroll past Montpellier in French Cup

Paris Saint-Germain made light work of Ligue 1 rivals Montpellier to stroll into the last 32 of the French Cup following Monday`s 3-0 away win.

Newcastle release Nice-bound Ben Arfa
Newcastle release Nice-bound Ben Arfa

 Newcastle United announced on Sunday that they have released French winger Hatem Ben Arfa from his contract, paving the way for him to complete his move to Nice.

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.

FC Lorient sign Gabon`s Didier Ndong
FC Lorient sign Gabon`s Didier Ndong

Gabonese international Didier Ndong has penned a four-and-a-half-year deal with Ligue 1 side FC Lorient, the French club announced on Saturday.

Hatem Ben Arfa set for transfer to Nice
Hatem Ben Arfa set for transfer to Nice

French midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa is set to join Nice, the Ligue 1 side announced on Saturday, on what could be an 18-month long contract.

Alan Pardew leaves Gallic legacy at St James` Park
Alan Pardew leaves Gallic legacy at St James` Park

By overseeing a `French Revolution` at Newcastle United, outgoing manager Alan Pardew has had a more far-reaching impact on the club`s heritage than almost any of his immediate predecessors.

Marco Veratti wants to stay at PSG
Marco Veratti wants to stay at PSG

Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) rising star Marco Veratti has delivered a huge blow to clubs eyeing him in the beginning of the European transfer window by saying he was happy to stay with the French champions.