Andre-Pierre Gignac makes right headlines in Marseille win
Andre-Pierre Gignac makes right headlines in Marseille win

Andre-Pierre Gignac steered home an 85th minute header to help under-fire Marseille to a 3-1 victory over Bordeaux and keep Marcelo Bielsa`s side top of Ligue 1 on Sunday. 

Lyon miss chance to go second after Bastia draw
Lyon miss chance to go second after Bastia draw

Lyon extended their unbeaten Ligue 1 streak to ten matches on Saturday, with a hard-fought 0-0 draw at Bastia, but wasted the opportunity to climb above Marseille into second spot.

Ligue 1: Late Ezequiel ​Lavezzi goal sends champions PSG to the top
Ligue 1: Late Ezequiel ​Lavezzi goal sends champions PSG to the top

Champions Paris St Germain went top of Ligue 1 for the first time this season when Ezequiel Lavezzi`s late goal earned a 3-2 win at Metz on Friday, the club`s first victory there in 11 years.

Marseille`s Marcelo Bielsa remains above transfer saga
Marseille`s Marcelo Bielsa remains above transfer saga

Marseille coach Marcelo Bielsa says he and his players were concentrating on matters on the pitch rather than the transfer fraud investigation engulfing the Ligue 1 leaders.

Caen president charged, Marseille officials released
Caen president charged, Marseille officials released

The president of Ligue 1 side Caen was charged on Thursday in connection with a match-fixing inquiry that has rocked French football, his lawyer told AFP.

Police swoop in Marseille transfer probe
Police swoop in Marseille transfer probe

The president of Marseille football club and two former directors were taken in for questioning Tuesday as part of a probe into transfers including that of top striker Andre-Pierre Gignac, sources close to the investigation said.

Police swoop after Marseille transfer probe
Police swoop after Marseille transfer probe

The president of Marseille football club and two former directors were taken in for questioning Tuesday as part of a probe into transfers including that of top striker Andre-Pierre Gignac, sources close to the investigation said.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic to miss Sweden`s friendly with France
Zlatan Ibrahimovic to miss Sweden`s friendly with France

Zlatan Ibrahimovic will miss Sweden`s friendly match against France in Marseille on Tuesday, the Swedish Football Association said Sunday.

PSG too strong for Marseille as Ligue 1 race tightens
PSG too strong for Marseille as Ligue 1 race tightens

Paris Saint-Germain defeated arch rivals Marseille 2-0 at the Parc des Princes on Sunday as the Ligue 1 title race was thrown wide open. 

PSG fear fatigue factor in Marseille showdown
PSG fear fatigue factor in Marseille showdown

Paris Saint-Germain can close within one point of leaders Marseille with victory over their arch-rivals on Sunday which would cap a week in which they also guaranteed their place in the Champions League knockout phase. 

Bordeaux coach claims African players lack 'intelligence, discipline'
Bordeaux coach claims African players lack 'intelligence, discipline'

Bordeaux coach Willy Sagnol may find himself in trouble by suggesting that African football players lack "intelligence and discipline" during an interview with French newspaper Sud-Ouest.

PSG keep focus on Europe as Marseille await
PSG keep focus on Europe as Marseille await

Paris Saint-Germai​n have their eyes set on sealing a place in the last 16 of the Champions League when they entertain APOEL at the Parc des Princes in Group F on Wednesday.

Marseille back on track ahead of PSG showdown
Marseille back on track ahead of PSG showdown

Marseille restored their four-point lead at the top of Ligue 1 on Sunday, beating Lens 2-1 at the Stade Velodrome despite a less than convincing display against their struggling visitors.

PSG gear change cranks up pressure on Marseille
PSG gear change cranks up pressure on Marseille

Unbeaten Paris Saint Germain drew to within a single point of Ligue 1 leaders Marseille on Saturday with a come-from-behind 2-1 away win over Lorient.

Lyon snap Marseille win streak to shake up Ligue 1 race
Lyon snap Marseille win streak to shake up Ligue 1 race

Lyon snapped Marseille`s eight-game winning streak on Sunday thanks to a second half goal from Yoann Gourcuff which threw the Ligue 1 title race wide open. 

Marseille chase new record as PSG tackle Bordeaux
Marseille chase new record as PSG tackle Bordeaux

Ligue 1 leaders Marseille chase a club record ninth consecutive victory on Sunday when they travel to Lyon while defending champions Paris Saint-Germain are in action at home to Bordeaux 24 hours earlier. 

Andre-Pierre Gignac leads French Ligue 1 scoring chart
Andre-Pierre Gignac leads French Ligue 1 scoring chart

Marseille striker Andre-Pierre Gignac continues to be the surprise leader in the French Ligue 1 top scorers list.

Former coach Antoine Kombouare plots PSG downfall with Marseille
Former coach Antoine Kombouare plots PSG downfall with Marseille

Champions Paris Saint-Germain will look to close the gap on Ligue 1 leaders Marseille on Friday when they face a Lens side coached by a familiar face at the Stade de France.

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.

Ligue 1 Game Week 8 Preview: PSG seeking boost in Toulouse before Barcelona clash
Ligue 1 Game Week 8 Preview: PSG seeking boost in Toulouse before Barcelona clash

What a difference a win makes. Paris Saint Germain`s 2-0 win away at Caen in midweek not only broke a sequence of three draws but lifted them to second in the table and temporarily silenced the critics.