French Football

Saturday, September 17, 2016

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The principality club are unbeaten after five games and sit top of Ligue 1 and the coach believes they can put together a strong challenge for the crown this season

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The Ligue 1 side have confirmed the 32-year-old striker's proposed move is off as they pulled out after he delayed arriving at the club

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The midfielder has backed his team-mate to keep up his scoring spree after recently silencing critics, notably with four first-half goals at Caen

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After being benched for the last two matches, the Switzerland star could be given a chance to shine at the KCOM Stadium, but his French team-mate has a knock

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Edinson Cavani scored four goals in the Ligue 1 champions' dominant victory, leaving their boss delighted with his team's mentality after several tough results

Friday, September 16, 2016

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Edinson Cavani scored four times as Paris Saint-Germain ended a run of three games without a win with a comprehensive 6-0 victory over Caen at Stade Michel d'Ornano in Ligue 1.

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The Uruguayan was unstoppable as Unai Emery's men romped to victory, as Lucas Moura and Jean-Kevin Augustin also found the net during the crushing win

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Unai Emery's men will be looking to put Champions League disappointment in midweek behind them when they travel to Stade Michel d'Ornano

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The former Arsenal and Manchester City forward could be set for a return to football in Ligue 1, with the coach hoping to get him through a Lyon medical on Friday

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Christophe Dugarry was regularly deployed as a defensive midfielder at Camp Nou, despite plying his trade as a striker, and has now hit out at the Dutchman's tactics

Thursday, September 15, 2016

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Having decided not to renew his contract with agency Grupo Santos, the Atletico Madrid star will now go solo while relying on the advice of his father

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The PSG midfielder didn't get a transfer over the summer but according to his international team-mate he was desperate for a change and a new challenge in his career

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The side from the principality are no strangers to success against north London clubs, and added Spurs to the Gunners scalp they obtained back in 2015

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The Ligue 1 runners-up eased to an opening night victory in Europe, but their coach was a little concerned by their wasteful nature

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The Argentine was broadly encouraged by Spurs' performance, even in defeat, but he confessed that their rearguard was not strong enough

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

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Mauricio Pochettino's men could not record the victory they so craved at the national stadium but they were never cowed in a gutsy performance in front of a record crowd

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First-half goals from Bernardo Silva and Thomas Lemar help Leonardo Jardim's men to come into Wembley and claim all three points in their Group E opener