Brandao set for court hearing after Motta headbutt

SC Bastia`s Brazilian striker Brandao was held in custody for several hours on Friday and will face charges following his headbutt on Paris Saint-Germain`s Thiago Motta, a court source told AFP.

Brandao handed provisional ban for headbutt

SC Bastia`s Brazilian striker Brandao has been provisionally suspended until September 18 by the French league (LFP) following his headbutt on Paris Saint-Germain`s Thiago Motta after last Saturday`s Ligue 1 clash.

PSG furious after Thiago Motta hurt in tunnel incident

Paris Saint-Germain were left fuming on Saturday after midfielder Thiago Motta was left with a fractured nose following a bust-up in the tunnel at the end of their Ligue 1 clash with SC Bastia.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic off injured in PSG victory

Paris Saint-Germain overcame the early loss of the injured Zlatan Ibrahimovic as they eased to a 2-0 victory against SC Bastia at the Parc des Princes on Saturday.

Marseille to punish Amalfitano after training row

Ligue 1 club Marseille announced on Thursday that they are to take disciplinary action against Morgan Amalfitano after an incident between the midfielder and coach Marcelo Bielsa.

Makelele bidding to be thorn in PSG`s side

A familiar face will hope to make it another frustrating day for Paris Saint-Germain on Saturday as the champions play their first home game of the new Ligue 1 season against SC Bastia.

PSG without Thiago Silva for `several weeks`

Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva will be out for "several weeks" with the hamstring injury that forced him off early in Monday`s friendly against Napoli, the French champions confirmed on Wednesday.

Brazilian striker Brandao`s Bastia move collapses

Brazilian striker Brandao`s move to Ligue 1 club SC Bastia collapsed after the Corsicans claimed that Saint-Etienne demanded a transfer fee for the player at the last minute.

Ibrahimovic, Cavani propel PSG back to Ligue 1 summit

Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edinson Cavani both struck twice to inspire Paris Saint-Germain to a comfortable 4-0 victory over hapless Bastia and lift the capital side three points clear in Ligue 1 on Saturday.

Paris Saint-Germain beat SC Bastia in Ligue 1

Paris Saint-Germain move provisionally six points clear at the top after beating Bastia 3-1 in an entertaining Ligue 1 fixture at the Parc des Princes.