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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

Ligue 1: PSG's title celebrations delayed after 2-2 draw with Strasbourg

The victory would have given PSG their eighth Ligue 1 title after Lille earlier drew 1-1 at Stade de Reims but Sunday`s draw left Thomas Tuchel`s side on 81 points from 30 games.

Apr 08, 2019, 16:16 PM IST

Midfielder Florian Thauvin slams 'useless' Marseille after Ligue 1 loss to Bordeaux

Marseille have not won in the top flight at Bordeaux since 1977 and the latest loss left them eight points from third place, the last qualifying spot for the Champions League.

Apr 06, 2019, 19:06 PM IST

Ligue 1: Angel Di Maria in another league as PSG punish Marseille

The Argentine forward tormented the visitors' defence throughout, adding to Kylian Mbappe's opener to put PSG on 77 points from 28 games.

Mar 18, 2019, 15:32 PM IST

Ligue 1: Mario Balotelli's flying volley helps Marseille sink St Etienne

Mercurial striker Balotelli held off Loic Perrin and twisted his body to volley the ball home from a corner in the 12th minute.

Mar 04, 2019, 11:22 AM IST

Ligue 1: Kylian Mbappe's brace earns PSG comeback win over Caen

The result leaves PSG on 71 points at the summit of Ligue 1, 20 clear of second-placed Lille.

Mar 03, 2019, 07:05 AM IST

Ligue 1: Kylian Mbappe reaches half-century as PSG brush Nimes aside

PSG lead the standings on 68 points with 22 wins from 25games. Nimes are in 11th place with 36 points.

Feb 24, 2019, 07:05 AM IST

PSG's Neymar to return to Brazil for treatment on foot injury

 Neymar has amassed a total of 13 goals in 13 Ligue 1 matches he played before sustaining the injury. 

Feb 21, 2019, 13:15 PM IST

Ligue 1: Kylian Mbappe on target again as Paris St Germain crush Montpellier

Mbappe, 20, who scored PSG's final goal of the clasht, has netted out 20 league goals in a single season.

Feb 21, 2019, 11:10 AM IST

Ligue 1: Kylian Mbappe helps Paris St Germain beat St Etienne to extend lead

The result extended PSG's lead to 12 points after second-placed Lille, who have played two more games, were held goalless at home by Montpellier on Sunday.

Feb 18, 2019, 10:53 AM IST

Ligue 1: Olympique Lyonnaise lose ground in race for second as Lille win

Lyon succumbed to Remi Walter's second-half penalty at Nice and are now six points behind second-placed Lille, who won 2-0 at En Avant Guingamp.

Feb 11, 2019, 10:29 AM IST

Ligue 1: Nantes pay final tribute to Emiliano Sala

Sala, 28, had been flying from Nantes in western France to Wales on January 21 to make his debut for Premier League team Cardiff City when the single-engine Piper Malibu aircraft disappeared over the sea.

Feb 11, 2019, 10:03 AM IST

French League to pay tribute to Emiliano Sala with minute's applause

Wreckage was found on Sunday following a privately-funded underwater search and a body was recovered on Wednesday and taken to southern England.

Feb 08, 2019, 19:13 PM IST

Paris St. Germain suffer first Ligue 1 defeat of season

Despite the loss, Paris St. Germain lead the table with 56 points from 21 games, 10 ahead of second-placed Lille who have played two more games. 

Feb 04, 2019, 11:55 AM IST

Nantes play out 1-1 draw against Saint Etienne amid Emiliano Sala tributes

Saint Etienne remain fourth in the Ligue 1 ranking, three points behind third-placed Lyon, while the home side are six points off relegation in 14th place.

Jan 31, 2019, 14:31 PM IST

Monaco suspend coach Thierry Henry after three months in charge

Monaco, who appointed the former Arsenal and France striker in October, have picked up only two points in their last five Ligue 1 encounters and sit second from bottom in the table.

Jan 25, 2019, 11:01 AM IST

Ligue 1: Moussa Dembele`s last-gasp goal earns Lyon 2-1 win over St Etienne

Lyon are third on 37 points from 21 games, three points behind Lille after the northerners beat Amiens 2-1 on Friday. 

Jan 21, 2019, 11:25 AM IST