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Mbappe Confirms He Will Not Leave Monaco No Matter The Offer

Monaco's teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe insisted he will not be forced to go anywhere he does not want to as he wants regular football.

PSG Defender Meunier Undergoes Successful Left Ankle Surgery

Paris Saint-Germain defender Thomas Meunier underwent successful arthroscopic surgery on his left ankle in Doha, Qatar, the club announced on Thursday.

Mbappe Scores A Wonder Goal As Monaco Clinch First Ligue 1 Title Since 2000

Monaco secured their first Ligue 1 title since 2000 with a 2-0 home win against Saint-Etienne in a rescheduled match on Wednesday.

Monaco’s Boy-Wonder Kylian Mbappe Is The Youngest Player In The 21st Century To Score...

Kylian Mbappe has scored 15 league goals this season, reaching a feat un-achieved in the 21st century until now.

Monaco All But Seal Ligue 1 Title With Classy Win

Monaco put one of their hands on the first Ligue 1 trophy for the first time since 2000 with a 4-0 home win against Lille on Sunday.

Teenage Star Cuisance Joins Moenchengladbach From French Club Nancy

Promising midfielder Mickael Cuisance has joined Bundesliga side Borussia Moenchengladbach from Ligue 1 club Nancy.

Monaco’s Boy-Wonder Kylian Mbappe Has No Time For Transfer Rubbish

Kylian Mbappe has affirmed that he will not allow speculation over his future to affect his on-field performances.

Nice Fall At Marseille, Lyon Keep Fourth Position In Ligue 1

Nice were officially stripped of their chance to claim the Ligue 1 title after losing 2-1 at Marseille, while Lyon won 3-2 against Nantes.

Kylian Mbappe Will Snub Manchester United And It Is All Because Of Jose Mourinho

Manchester United's chances of landing Monaco hotshot Kylian Mbappe in the summer have already hit a stumbling block.

Bordeaux Waste Lead Twice Against Saint-Etienne, Settle For 2-2 Draw

Bordeaux's contest for a top-four finish was dealt with a blow as they wasted the lead twice to record a 2-2 draw with Saint-Etienne in the 36th action of Ligue 1 on Friday.

LFP Hand Bottom-Ranked Bastia Triple Punishment for Fan Violence Against Lyon

The disciplinary committee of the French professional football league (LFP) on Thursday handed bottom-ranked Bastia a loss and two games on neutral ground for last month's fan violence against Lyon, while a Bastia club...
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Huge Blow To PSG, Motta And Di Maria Suffer Two-Game Suspension

Paris Saint-Germain's Ligue 1 title defense prospect was much shadowed as Thiago Motta and Angel Di Maria each had to receive a two-game suspension, the disciplinary committee of the French professional football league (LFP)...

Man City And Real Madrid Locked In £110M Chase For Mbappe With Man Utd...

Manchester City and Real Madrid are now locked in a world record £110million transfer battle for AS Monaco’s teen sensation Kylian Mbappe.

Real Madrid Boss Zinedine Zidane: This Is Why I Am Jealous Of Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid head coach Zinedine Zidane said he gets jealous of Cristiano Ronaldo as he hailed the forward ahead of the Champions League.

Monaco Wonderkid Kylian Mbappe Has A Favourite Premier League Club

The uncle of Monaco wonder-kid Kylian Mbappe has revealed his nephew loves watching London giants Chelsea play.

Monaco Star Kylian Mbappe Will Be An Arsenal Player Next Season

Monaco star Kylian Mbappe will sign for Arsenal according to numerous reports coming from France despite Wenger claiming otherwise.

Nice Beat PSG 3-1 To Remain Alive In Ligue 1 Title Race

Third-placed Nice won 3-1 at home to move within three points of PSG in a possibly decisive matchup for the Ligue 1 title here on Sunday.

Kylian Mbappe Leads The Charge As Monaco Complete Strong Comeback

Kylian Mbappe earned Ligue 1 leaders Monaco a strong comeback in their 3-1 home win against Toulouse on Saturday.

Lyon Beat Angers 2-1, Move Up To Fourth In Ligue 1

Lyon climbed to the fourth position in Ligue 1 with a 2-1 road victory over French Cup finalists Angers on Friday.

PSG Shatter Premier League’s Dream By Extending Cavani’s Contract Till 2020

Paris Saint-Germain have extended Edinson Cavani's by two years, keeping the Uruguayan striker at the club till 2020.

Manchester City Back Out Of Race For Kylian Mbappe After Monaco Demand £100 Million

Manchester City have been put off a summer move for Kylian Mbappe by Monaco's astronomical asking price for the teenager.

Monaco Regain Top Berth In Ligue 1; Nice Held 1-1 By Toulouse

Monaco went back to the top place on goal difference after winning 2-1 at Lyon, while third-placed Nice dropped crucial points in their Ligue 1 title race as they were held to a 1-1 draw at Toulouse on Sunday.

Matuidi Rescues PSG From Dropping Points In Ligue 1 Title Race

Blaise Matuidi's 93rd-minute winner earned Paris Saint-Germain a 3-2 road victory over Metz on Tuesday and three crucial points in their Ligue 1 title race.

Lyon Chief Thanks Faultless Bastia Players For Protecting Depay And Co As Match Was...

The Ligue 1 clash between Bastia and Lyon at the Armand Cesari stadium was called off due to repeated pitch invasions by home fans.

Lyon’s Match Against Bastia Abandoned As Home Fans Attack The Visitors

After around 100 Bastia fans at the gates were dispersed by tear gas, Lyon players could leave from the stadium on their team bus.

Falcao Scores Monaco Winner As Nice Secure Champions League Berth

Radamel Falcao earned Monaco a must get three points as Balotelli less Nice secure Champions League berth in Ligue 1.

Di Maria Scores Brace To Help PSG Win 2-0 Against Angers In Ligue 1

The Argentine international converted Lucas Moura's pass into a game-winning goal from the left flank with six minutes remaining.

Balotelli Scores A Brace To Keep Nice Alive In Ligue 1 Title Race

Having played two more games, Nice went past defending champions Paris Saint-Germain into the second position.

Kylian Mbappe Has A Long Way To Go Before He Can Be Called World-Class

Monaco head coach Leonardo Jardim has urged Kylian Mbappe to keep improving as the teenage sensation continues to attract interest in Europe.

Dimitri Payet Is A Player Re-Born After Marseille Switch

Dimitri Payet is flourishing since returning to the Ligue 1 with his beloved club Marseille as the Frenchman has been in sublime form.

Kylian Mbappe Fuels Real Madrid Rumours After Claiming ‘Anything Is Possible’

Monaco forward Kylian Mbappe has failed to shut down rumours linking him with a move to Real Madrid, insisting "anything is possible".

Real Madrid Will Welcome Monaco Star Kylian Mbappe With Open Arms

Sergio Ramos said the gates of Real Madrid are always open for Kylian Mbappe as the French star continues to impress.

‘No Need To Change’ Claims Chelsea And Manchester United Target Griezmann

Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann says there is "no need to change" as he is happy with life in the Spanish capital.

Diego Costa Casts Further Doub On Chelsea Future With Ligue 1 Transfer Talks

Chelsea striker Diego Costa admits he would be willing to consider a move to France if the opportunity arose in the future.

AS Monaco Reject £69m Man Utd Bid For Teen Sensation Kylian Mbappe

Ligue 1 giants AS Monaco have now rejected Manchester United’s whooping £69million for teen sensation Kylian Mbappe.

Wenger Offered Two-Year Deal To Become Manager Of PSG This Summer As Arsenal Unsure...

Ligue 1 giants PSG have now offered under-fire Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger a two-year deal.

‘Grounded’ Mbappe Undeterred By Interest From Real Madrid And Manchester United

Monaco star Kylian Mbappe insists he is "very calm" about the reported interest in him, playing down suggestions his achievements.

Monaco Send Caen Drowning As They Maintain Three-Point Lead Over PSG

Monaco maintained their recent hot momentum with a 3-0 road win over Caen in Ligue 1 on Sunday to maintain a three-point lead over defending champions Paris Saint-Germain, who came back to beat Lyon...

Meet The New Thierry Henry Kylian Mbappe, Who Turned Down Chelsea, Real Madrid And...

Mbappe, who scored 11 goals in his last 11 appearances, on Wednesday helped Monaco eliminate Manchester City.

Moncao Go Five Points Clear As Runaway League Leaders Continue March To Ligue 1...

Kylian Mbappe and Portuguese midfielder Joao Moutinho helped Monaco keep five points clear on the Ligue 1 top position.

Balotelli Ends His Goal Drought As Nice Moves Up One Point Ahead Of PSG...

Nice provisionally moved up to the second place, one point ahead of defending champions Paris Saint-Germain in Ligue 1.

Dimitri Payet Explains Why He Left West Ham – ‘I Was Bored And Going...

Dimitri Payet has given a damning indictment on West Ham – and the “bored” star claimed he had to leave the London club.

Nice Still On Moncao’s Trail As Minnows Chase Ligue 1 Glory

OGC Nice are not letting the chance to win the Ligue 1 as they closed gap on Monaco after a dramatic win on Sunday.

Payet Stunner Puts Marseille Back In Ligue 1 Race As Moncao Continue Title Charge...

After hammering Nantes 4-0 at home, Leaders Monaco restored a three-point advantage, as Marseille gained back it's winning ways.

Jose Telephones Neymar As Manchester United Agree To Match £180M Release Clause

Jose Mourinho wants to bring Neymar to Manchester United and has made personal calls to the player to convince him to leave Spain.

Barcelona Join The Rest Of Europe’s Giants In The Race For ‘Next HENRY’ Kylian...

Barcelona have now joined the race with other European giants for roping in the services of in-demand Monaco youngster Kylian Mbappe.

Falcao’s Moncao Favorites, Cavani’s PSG Done & Dusted.. But Will Balotelli Be Nice’s Game...

Monaco are running wild in the Ligue 1 as the league leaders have a 3 point lead over reigning champions PSG and third placed OGC Nice.

Big Baby Balotelli Sees Third Card In Short Nice Career As They Edge Past...

Mario Balotelli was sent off for the third time this season in Ligue 1 as Nice leapfrogged Paris Saint-Germain into second place.

Marco Verratti Claims He Is Very Happy At PSG After Barcelona Thrashing

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Marco Verratti has denied he wants to leave the Ligue 1 champions amid Chelsea and Barcelona speculations.
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Marco Verratti Is The Only Player Capable Of Making Barcelona Midfield Great Again

Marco Verratti has long spoken of his admiration for the Blaugrana and a move to Camp Nou could be ideal for player and club.