French Ligue 1

Ligue 1: Marseille beat 10-man Bordeaux in empty Stade Velodrome

The game was played in near silence, as Marseille have been ordered to play all games at their home ground behind closed doors as a punishment for fans throwing firecrackers on to the pitch last month.

Feb 06, 2019, 11:09 AM IST

Cardiff City players scared to fly after Emiliano Sala's disappearance: Sol Bamba

Cardiff played their first game since Sala`s disappearance on Tuesday, a 2-1 Premier League defeat at Arsenal, where tributes were paid to the missing Argentine forward and pilot David Ibbotson prior to kickoff. 

Jan 30, 2019, 12:32 PM IST

EPL: Cardiff City FC plan Emiliano Sala tribute at Arsenal game

Sala, Cardiff's new signing from Nantes, went missing on Monday when the plane he was travelling in disappeared over the English Channel and rescuers have ended their three-day search for the forward and pilot David Ibbotson.

Jan 25, 2019, 10:39 AM IST

PSG star Kylian Mbappe reacts to Savanier foul, handed 3-match ban for shoving

World Cup-winning Frenchman, Kylian Mbappe on Saturday was handed a three-match suspension for nudging an opponent during a French Ligue 1 game. 

Sep 06, 2018, 18:19 PM IST

Paris Saint-Germain fight to go six clear in France

Meunier has now scored three league goals in his last two appearances, further strengthening his case for inclusion in Wednesday's Champions League tie at Anderlecht.

Oct 15, 2017, 11:06 AM IST

French giants, Paris Saint-Germain announce the appointment of Unai Emery as new coach

Emery had terminated his contract with Sevilla earlier this month, having guided the Spanish side to three successive Europa League titles.

Jun 28, 2016, 20:40 PM IST

Never wanted to leave Real Madrid: Angel Di Maria

Di Maria, who is presently plying his trade for PSG, said that he still respects Real Madrid.

Oct 29, 2015, 18:25 PM IST

Wayne Rooney expects new signing Anthony Martial to succeed

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney backed new signing Anthony Martial to be a success following his move from French Ligue 1 side Monaco.

Sep 05, 2015, 13:38 PM IST

French Ligue 1 2015-16: Monaco, Lyon lose ground on PSG

Monaco and Lyon lost ground on leaders Paris Saint-Germain in French Ligue 1 action on Saturday with the Principality side held 1-1 at Toulouse while Lyon fell 2-1 at home to Rennes.

Aug 23, 2015, 09:30 AM IST

Three-goal Monaco up to third French Ligue 1

Monaco collected their fourth consecutive away win to leapfrog Marseille into third place in the French Ligue 1 on Friday with a 3-0 success at Caen.

Apr 11, 2015, 10:20 AM IST

Injury sidelines French football league's top scorer

 Leading goal scorer of French Ligue 1 Alexandre Lacazette is set to miss Lyon's crucial matches against Monaco and Paris Saint-Germain after being sidelined by a hamstring injury for three weeks.

Jan 27, 2015, 13:11 PM IST

Ligue 1: Marseille miss out on top spot after another away defeat

Olympique de Marseille`s away form continued to undermine their French title ambitions on Friday when they were beaten 2-1 at 10-man Nice on Friday.

Jan 24, 2015, 04:10 AM IST

French Ligue 1 game time changed for Paris attacks tribute

The French Ligue 1 match between Lyon and Toulouse has been pushed back by three hours on Sunday to respect a national tribute being held in honour of the victims of a deadly terrorist attack in Paris.

Jan 09, 2015, 20:51 PM IST

PSG, OM felled by lower-ranked Ligue 1 rivals

 An early goal by Guingamp`s Jeremy Pied was enough to hand champions Paris St Germain their first loss of the French Ligue 1 season, leaving Olympique de Marseille still on top despite their own defeat by Monaco on Sunday.

Dec 15, 2014, 11:26 AM IST

Marcelo Bielsa tight-lipped on Marseille future

Coach Marcelo Bielsa remained tight-lipped when questioned on Friday concerning his future with French Ligue 1 leaders Marseille.

Dec 05, 2014, 20:12 PM IST

Saint-Etienne claim rare derby win over Lyon

Saint-Etienne recorded a rare derby win over arch-rivals Lyon, while Bordeaux returned winning ways in French Ligue 1.

Dec 01, 2014, 11:09 AM IST

PSG maintain edge over Barcelona in Champions League

 French Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain claimed a comfortable 3-1 victory over Ajax at the Parc des Princes here, keeping atop of Champions League Group F.

Nov 26, 2014, 15:01 PM IST

Bordeaux down hapless Evian to go top in French Ligue 1

Bordeaux shrugged off their shock defeat to Guingamp last weekend to beat rock-bottom Evian 2-1 on Friday and take top spot in French Ligue 1.

Sep 20, 2014, 05:47 AM IST

Salomon Kalou joins Hertha Berlin from Lille

Ivory Coast international striker Salomon Kalou signed for Bundesliga side Hertha Berlin from French Ligue 1 outfit Lille for a reported fee of between 2.5 and 3million euros ($3.2-3.9million) on Sunday.

Aug 31, 2014, 16:54 PM IST

Monaco held 1-1 by Lille in Ligue 1

Monaco continued their stuttering start as the French Ligue 1 runners-up of last season were held to a 1-1 draw Saturday at home by Lille, with Radamel Falcao excluded from the squad.

Aug 31, 2014, 14:01 PM IST