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Arsenal’s Lacazette Bid Must Rise To £57M, Insists Lyon Chief Jean-Michel Aulas

Arsenal’s transfer bid for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette must move up to £57million if they want to rope in the Frenchman this summer.

Chelsea To Set New Transfer Record By Signing Alex Sandro And Tiemoue Bakayoko For...

Chelsea are set to make Juventus star Alex Sandro the world’s most expensive defender as they prepare a £100million double deal.

Monaco Striker Germain Joins Hometown Team Marseille

Forward Valere Germain became the first recruit of his hometown team Marseille after he left Monaco, the club announced on Saturday.

Nice Confirm Balotelli’s Contract Extension

Ligue 1 side Nice announced on Sunday that they have extended the contract of Italian striker Mario Balotelli, but did not disclose the length of the newly-signed deal.

PSG Make World-Record €135M Kylian Mbappe Bid

Ligue 1 giants Paris Saint-Germain have launched a world-record bid of over €135 million for Kylian Mbappe.

Angel Di Maria Handed Suspended One-Year Jail Term For Tax Fraud

Angel Di María, the former Manchester United winger, has been sentenced to one year in prison and fined £1.76m (€2m) .

Ranieri Takes Over Rein In Nantes

The Italian Claudio Ranieri has become the head coach of Ligue 1 side Nantes after signing a two-year deal, the club announced on Thursday.

Monaco To Kick Off Ligue 1 Title Defense Against Toulouse!

Defending champions Monaco will host Toulouse in the opening round on August 5, according to the 2017-2018 Ligue 1 fixtures.

Mbappe ‘Sorting Through Offers’ As He Claims Madrid Have Wanted Him Since He Was...

Kylian Mbappe revealed that he will “sort” through offers this summer, with La Liga giants Real Madrid in pole position to rope in the Monaco teenage sensation.

Huge Blow For Arsenal In Lacazette Pursuit As Lyon Open The Door To PSG...

Lyon are ready to listen to an offer from PSG for Alexandre Lacazette amid rumours about a move to the Premier League.

€210.7M Neymar Tops New List As World’s Most Valuable Player

Neymar has been placed at the top with a net value of €210.7million and is the most valuable footballer on the planet, ahead of Messi and Ronaldo.

Claudio Ranieri To Nantes Delayed… Because He’s Too Old!

Ranieri is on the brink of taking over Nantes as their new manager, but the announcement has been put on hold due to the Italian coach’s age.

Dele Alli And Harry Kane Worth More Than Messi And Ronaldo, New Study Reveals

A study by the International Centre for Sports Studies states that Harry Kane and Dele Alli worth more than Messi and Ronaldo.

Verratti Exit from PSG ‘Complicated’, Says Agent Amid Huge Interest From Barcelona

Donato Di Campli accentuated that it would be complicated for Verratti to part ways with Paris Saint-Germain amid huge interest from Barca.

Mbappe Reportedly Agrees Monaco Stay Amid Man Utd And Real Madrid Rumours

Monaco and striker Kylian Mbappe have reportedly agreed to ignore all offers this summer amid multiple reports of interest from other clubs.

Pepe To PSG Is A Done Deal, Says Veteran Italian Manager Capello

Pepe made it clear that he would part ways with the Los Blancos and he rejected their offer of a one one-year contract extension.

Arsenal Boss Wenger Meets Lyon President To Discuss £50m Move For Striker Lacazette

Premier League giants Arsenal are all geared up to seal a £50million deal for Lyon striker Alexandre Lacazette.

PSG Star Kevin Trapp And Girlfriend Izabel Goulart Turned Heads On The Beach

Paris Saint-Germain goalkeeper Kevin Trapp and his famous Girlfriend Izabel Goulart got all the attention while out on vacation in Ibiza.

Ligue 1 Champions Monaco Extend Falcao Deal Until 2020

Monaco have extended Colombian striker Radamel Falcao's contract until 2020, the club announced on Thursday.

Ligue 1 Champion Monaco Extend Falcao Deal Until 2020

Newly-crowned Ligue 1 champion Monaco have extended Colombian striker Radamel Falcao's contract until 2020, the club announced on Thursday.

Man Utd To Make £50m Lacazette Move As Mourinho Looks To Beat Arsenal For...

Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho is all set to launch a move for £50million striker Alexandre Lacazette.

Arsenal Offer An astonishing £87m For Monaco Starlet Kylian Mbappe Amid Man Utd And...

Arsenal have launched a whooping a £87million bid for Monaco teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe.

Aubameyang Agrees £61million Deal To Leave Borussia Dortmund For PSG

Aubameyang has displayed incredible for Dortmund this season – netting 40 goals in all competitions.

Ligue 1 Champions Monaco Sign Belgian Midfielder Youri Tielemans

Monaco officially signed Tielemans until 2022 after he passed club's medical check, with an estimated transfer fee around 25 million euros.

Relegated Bastia Lose Appeal Against Disciplinary Punishments

Earlier this month, the disciplinary committee of the French professional football league (LFP) handed Bastia a loss for the clash.

PSG Respond To Tax Fraud Raid Reports Over Di Maria And Pastore

PSG have now responded after reports claimed that the club’s headquarters were raided by police, who were investigating a case of tax fraud.

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.