Ligue 1

PSG hire former captain Mauricio Pochettino as new manager after Thomas Tuchel dismissal

The 48-year-old Argentine said he was honoured to take on the role.

Jan 02, 2021, 23:54 PM IST

French champions Paris St Germain sack head coach Thomas Tuchel

"I would like to thank Thomas Tuchel and his staff for everything they brought to the club," PSG president Nasser Al-Khelaifi said.

Dec 29, 2020, 15:50 PM IST

Neymar expected to make PSG return in January after ankle injury

"Following the sprain to his left ankle, there is some bruising to the bone and he continues to undergo treatment at the training ground," PSG said. 

Dec 20, 2020, 00:01 AM IST

Ligue1: Lille beat Monaco 2-1 to cut PSG's lead to two points

They now have 26 points from 13 games in Ligue 1, two ahead of Olympique de Marseille who have two games in hand in a table where the top six teams are within five points of each other.

Dec 06, 2020, 20:17 PM IST

France's Stephanie Frappart becomes 1st woman to referee in men's Champions League tie

French football referee Stephanie Frappart has recently scripted history by becoming the first female to officiate a men's game in the Champions League.

Dec 03, 2020, 15:31 PM IST

Ligue 1: Lille fail to join PSG on top after 1-1 draw against 10-man Lyon

Following the draw, Lille continue to stand at the second spot with 19 points, two behind PSG who beat Nantes 3-0 away on Saturday, while Lyon remain sixth on 14 points.

Nov 02, 2020, 15:17 PM IST

PSG's Neymar out until at least mid-November, says manager Thomas Tuchel

The PSG forward came off with a thigh muscle problem in the 26th minute of Wednesday`s 2-0 win over the Turkish side.

Oct 31, 2020, 15:30 PM IST

Kylian Mbappe strikes twice as PSG beat 10-man Nimes to top Ligue 1

Paris Saint-Germain are standing at the top of Ligue 1 table with 15 points from seven games, four days before hosting United at the Parc des Princes.

Oct 17, 2020, 15:29 PM IST

Unbeaten Lille sweep aside Nantes 2-0 to go top in Ligue 1

Defender Nicolas Pallois deflected a Mehmet Celik strike into his own net and Burak Yilmaz converted a second-half spot kick, putting Lille on 11 points from five games.

Sep 26, 2020, 15:18 PM IST

Ligue 1: Julian Draxler's last-gasp header gives PSG first victory of season

Having lost their first two matches of the campaign to Lens and Marseille, PSG are 15th in the Ligue 1 standings on three points after three games.

Sep 17, 2020, 12:21 PM IST

Ligue 1: Five sent off as Olympique Marseille grab rare 1-0 win against Paris Saint-Germain

Missing several first-team regulars who had contracted the COVID-19 virus, PSG pressed hard in the closing stages but Marseille`s rugged defence held firm.

Sep 14, 2020, 16:09 PM IST

'Regret not hitting him in the face': Red-carded PSG forward Neymar on Alvaro Gonzalez for racial slur

The PSG superstar was sent-off after VAR showed him slapping Marseille defender Alvaro Gonzalez on the back of his head. A total of five players were sent-off after a massive brawl erupted in PSG's 0-1 loss to Marseille.

Sep 14, 2020, 14:28 PM IST

Ligue 1: PSG kick off title defence with shock defeat against newly-promoted Lens

Defending champions Paris Saint-Germain opened their Ligue 1 title defence with a shock 0-1 defeat against newly-promoted Lens.

Sep 11, 2020, 09:47 AM IST

Three Paris Saint-Germain players test COVID-19 positive, say Ligue 1 winners

On August 31, the Ligue 1 winners had said that two of its players are suspected to have COVID-19 and that their condition is perfectly reassuring. 

Sep 02, 2020, 20:59 PM IST

Ligue 1: Fit-again Florian Thauvin fires Olympique Marseille to win in opener

The France international, who recovered from a long-term ankle ligament injury in March, only for the season to be cancelled, netted for the first time since May 2019.

Aug 31, 2020, 09:26 AM IST

Lyon kick off Ligue 1 campaign with 4-1 win over Dijon

Memphis Depay scored a hat-trick as Lyon registered a 4-1 win over Dijon at home in their opening game of the 2020-2021 French Ligue 1 season.

Aug 29, 2020, 09:50 AM IST

Midfielder Nampalys Mendy signs contract extension with Leicester City

The new deal will now allow Nampalys Mendy to stay at King Power Stadium till at least 2023.

Aug 24, 2020, 21:44 PM IST

Ligue 1: Monaco salvage draw against Stade de Reims in Nico Kovac's first game in charge

Monaco rallied from two goals down to salvage a point in a 2-2 home draw against Stade de Reims in their first game under new coach Nico Kovac in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

Aug 23, 2020, 22:13 PM IST

10-man Bordeaux held by Nantes as Ligue 1 makes sluggish return

Bordeaux have now failed to win any of their last eight league outings as they got off to a sluggish start under new coach Jean-Louis Gasset.

Aug 22, 2020, 15:56 PM IST

French Ligue 1 opener postponed after Olympique de Marseille report four coronavirus COVID-19 cases

Almost 40 players from 11 Ligue 1 clubs out of 20 have tested positive for COVID-19, including some at Saint-Etienne.

Aug 18, 2020, 17:28 PM IST