Tag: French league

OGC Nice get punished after their supporters caused havoc in their match against Marseille

Local police in France ordered the closure of the South Stand of Allianz Riviera, the home ground of OGC Nice due to the havoc the club’s supporters unleashed during the club’s season-opener against Marseille on Sunday. OGC Nice welcomed spectators to the Allianz Riviera for the first time since March 2020 but didn’t end as […]

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What Next for PSG’s Edinson Cavani?

Except a miracle happens before June 31, the 12 years journey of Edinson Cavani at Paris Saint-Germain is over. His contract with the French Ligue 1 side will expire in the next 23 days from now, and PSG has not shown any intention of extending the contract of the 33-year-old Uruguayan striker. To make matter […]

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Ligue 1 Cancellation: After Losing in Court, Lyon Begs French President to Reverse His Decision

French Ligue 1 side Lyon is not ready to give up on its quest to ensure that the decision French football league (LFP) took that ended the 2019-2020 season in France is reversed. On Saturday Futballnews reported that Paris Administrative Court rejected the appeal the club made, saying the decision could only be challenged before […]

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Neymar Says He Has Been Training Harder Than Ever Despite Having Nothing to Play For

Paris Saint Germain forward Neymar is done with league football this season as his club has been declared champions of the French Ligue 1. Yet, the skilful Brazilian star said he has been training harder than ever before. French football authorities cancelled the league prematurely and handed the title to PSG. This decision has attracted […]

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Lyon Blasts French Football Over PSG Win, Says Football in France is Moving in the Wrong Direction

Lyon is still not happy that French league has ended prematurely causing them to lose the chance of playing in the Champions League next season. The club said in a statement that French football is moving in the wrong direction since football authorities allowed such a decision to still stand. Football governing body in France […]

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