Ligue 1

PSG crowned Ligue 1 champions as season ended amid coronavirus crisis

With some clubs having played 27 games and others 28 before coronavirus occured, the LFP drew the standings according to a performance index - the number of points per game weighed by head-to-head record.

May 01, 2020, 09:14 AM IST

PSG to be crowned Ligue 1 champions as standings frozen: Report

 Paris St Germain moved within a fingertip of being crowned Ligue 1 champions when the French league recommended to freeze the 2019-20 standings amid the COVID-19 crisis on Thursday, French sports daily L`Equipe reported.

Apr 30, 2020, 18:03 PM IST

Ligue 1 set to be postponed until at least June 15 amid coronavirus pandemic

All the 13 teams had appeared in 28 games when the Ligue 1 season was stopped. Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) are currently standing at the top with 12 points clear.

Mar 23, 2020, 16:52 PM IST

PSG's Ligue 1 game postponed due to coronavirus

It is the first French league match to be postponed because of the coronavirus.

Mar 07, 2020, 10:17 AM IST

Neymar sent off as shaky PSG beat Bordeaux 4-3 in Ligue 1

Paris St Germain extended their Ligue 1 lead to 13 points with a 4-3 home victory against Girondins de Bordeaux on Sunday.

Feb 24, 2020, 11:28 AM IST

Moussa Dembele strikes again as Lyon beat Metz 2-0 in Ligue 1

Moussa Dembele helped Olympique Lyonnais gear up for their Champions League clash against Juventus with a goal and an assist as his scoring form continued in a 2-0 Ligue 1 win at Metz who finished with 10 men on Friday.

Feb 22, 2020, 10:47 AM IST

Ligue 1: PSG held to 4-4 draw at Amiens after remarkable comeback

Paris St Germain`s second-string side were held to a 4-4 draw at struggling Amiens after erasing a three-goal deficit only to concede a stoppage time-equaliser in Ligue 1 on Saturday.

Feb 16, 2020, 15:50 PM IST

Ligue 1: Paris Saint Germain thrash Montpellier 5-0

Pablo Sarabia, Angel Di Maria, Kylian Mbappe, Layvin Kurzawa, and Daniel Congre's own goal put the French champions on 55 points from 22 games.

Feb 02, 2020, 16:36 PM IST

Nantes to wear Argentine colours in tribute to Emiliano Sala

Nantes will drop their usual green and yellow colors for Argentina's blue and white-striped "Albiceleste" strip to pay tribute to their former player Emiliano Sala when they host Girondins de Bordeaux in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

Jan 22, 2020, 17:02 PM IST

Ligue 1: Kevin Strootman helps Olympique snatch late 1-0 win over PSG

Rennes have now failed to beat Marseille in their last five Ligue 1 encounters.

Jan 11, 2020, 09:49 AM IST

Olympique Lyon thrash nine-man Nimes to go fifth in Ligue 1

Olympique Lyonnais made the most of Nimes having two players sent off in the first half as they thrashed Ligue 1`s bottom side 4-0 away to climb to fifth in the standings on Friday.

Dec 07, 2019, 15:00 PM IST

Ligue 1: Nemanja Radonjic strikes late as Marseille narrow gap on leaders PSG

Olympique de Marseille’s Nemanja Radonjic struck in the last minute for a 2-1 home win against Brest as they moved within five points of Ligue 1 leaders Paris St Germain on Friday.

Nov 30, 2019, 10:05 AM IST

Mauro Icardi's quick impact gives PSG late win against Brest in Ligue 1

The win lifted the leaders and defending champions PSG up to 30 points from 13 games, 10 ahead of Angers who were playing later on Saturday

Nov 10, 2019, 15:31 PM IST

Ligue 1: Mauro Icardi, Kylian Mbappe shine as PSG thrash Marseille 4-0

Icardi has now scored seven goals in his last seven games while Mbappe has struck five times in two matches for PSG, who were without the injured Neymar.

Oct 28, 2019, 10:15 AM IST

Ligue 1: Angel Di Maria sends PSG five points clear with 4-1 win over Nice

Angel Di Maria once again proved his worth with a double that earned Paris St Germain a 4-1 win at Nice and a five-point lead in the Ligue 1 standings on Friday.

Oct 20, 2019, 11:01 AM IST

France Football creates keeper award named after former Soviet keeper Lev Yashin

Yashin, who played for the Soviet Union from 1954-67, is the only keeper to have won the Ballon d’Or award, in 1963.

Sep 19, 2019, 19:36 PM IST

Ligue 1: Neymar the saviour as PSG beat Strasbourg 1-0

PSG lead the standings with 12 points from five games ahead of their Champions League match against Real Madrid on Wednesday, for which Neymar will be suspended.

Sep 15, 2019, 10:28 AM IST

Neymar to make PSG return during Ligue 1 clash against Strasbourg

Neymar has appeared for his country Brazil but did not play a game for PSG this season.

Sep 14, 2019, 14:16 PM IST

Ligue 1: PSG leave out Neymar again on way to shock Rennes defeat

Rennes join Lyon and Nice at the summit of the table on maximum points after the opening two rounds of the season, while the defeat leaves PSG in eighth.

Aug 19, 2019, 10:06 AM IST

Villas-Boas takes blame as Reims stun Olympique Marseille in opener

It was a grim start for a toothless Marseille side, who hired Villas-Boas to improve on last season`s fifth place which saw them miss out on European football.

Aug 11, 2019, 09:41 AM IST