1. Why Yohan Cabaye Would Be Smart to Stay at Newcastle United

    Following his winning goal in Newcastle United ’s 1-0 victory over Manchester United , the Magpies’ first in 41 years at Old Trafford , Yohan Cabaye is once again hot property...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 7 months ago 2,992 reads 4 comments

  2. Ibrahimovic and Cavani Watch: PSG Duo on Target in Sochaux Rout

    Radamel Falcao may be missing once again this weekend, but the other two of Ligue 1’s “Big Three” were in action...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 7 months ago 1,269 reads 2 comments

  3. Paris Saint Germain vs. Sochaux: 6 Things We Learned

    Paris Saint-Germain bounced back from their shocking 2-0 defeat at Evian Thonon Gaillard FC in midweek with a thumping 5-0 win (match report via ESPN FC) over Ligue 1 basement boys FC Sochaux-Montbeliard...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 7 months ago 1,868 reads 12 comments

  4. Breaking Down France's World Cup 2014 Group Stage Opponents

    Before the draw was made on Friday, Zinedine Zidane had suggested that France needed to face a big team in a difficult group in order to be at their best from the start of the tournament in Brazil next year, according to ESPN FC 's Ian Holyman...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 7 months ago 2,562 reads 4 comments

  5. Ranking the 20 Hottest Ligue 1 Transfer Rumours

    With the January transfer window fast approaching, a number of Ligue 1-based transfer rumours have started to circulate...

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  6. Week 15: Falcao, Ibrahimovic and Cavani Watch; PSG Duo on Target, Falcao Suffers

    Paris Saint-Germain’s thumping 4-0 win over Olympique Lyonnais restores their four-point lead at the top of the Ligue 1 table...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 7 months ago 1,233 reads 4 comments

  7. Paris Saint-Germain vs. Lyon: 6 Things We Learned

    Paris Saint-Germain inflicted a crushing 4-0 defeat on longstanding domestic rivals Olympique Lyonnais to retake a four-point lead at the top of Ligue 1 on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 7 months ago 1,151 reads 1 comments

  8. How Paris Saint-Germain Will Line Up Against Lyon

    Paris Saint-Germain welcome old enemies Olympique Lyonnais to the Parc des Princes on Sunday aiming to defend a 35-match unbeaten run across all competitions...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 7 months ago 1,715 reads 5 comments

  9. Possible Big-Money January Transfer Targets for Monaco and PSG

    In one month’s time the January transfer window will open and French financial heavyweights AS Monaco and Paris Saint-Germain are expected to be busy once again. PSG are top of the league, four points clear, and only in need of fine-tuning...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 7 months ago 4,635 reads 6 comments

  10. Paris Saint-Germain vs. Olympiakos: 6 Things We Learned

    Paris Saint-Germain reached the round of 16 of the Champions League, thanks to a narrow 2-1 home win over Olympiakos at the Parc des Princes...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 1,280 reads 1 comments

  11. Reims vs. Paris Saint-Germain: 6 Things We Learned

    Paris Saint-Germain have looked invincible in Ligue 1 of late. They underlined their improved strength from last season with Saturday’s 3-0 (via ESPN FC ) win over Stade de Reims , the last side that beat them in a competitive match...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 1,433 reads 4 comments

  12. France vs. Ukraine: 6 Things We Learned

    France’s commanding 3-0 victory over Ukraine at the Stade de France on Tuesday confirmed their safe passage to next summer’s FIFA World Cup in Brazil...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 4,276 reads 16 comments

  13. An Argument for Zlatan Ibrahimovic to Win the Ballon d'Or

    Following a flurry of spectacular goals in October, Zlatan Ibrahimovic catapulted himself into late contention to win the FIFA Ballon d’Or...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 1,959 reads 5 comments

  14. How France Will Line Up Against Ukraine

    Following a wretched first-leg showing last Friday, France coach Didier Deschamps could ring the changes for the return clash with Ukraine at the Stade de France on Tuesday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 2,945 reads 21 comments

  15. Ukraine vs. France: 6 Things We Learned

    Ukraine’s 2-0 win over France in the first leg of their 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying play-off puts Didier Deschamps’ side in an unenviable position going into next week’s return fixture...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 7,870 reads 25 comments

  16. Key Battles That Will Shape France's Clash with Ukraine

    France face Ukraine in Kiev on Friday in the first leg of their 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifying play-off and are looking to grab the upper hand with a positive result...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 1,154 reads 5 comments

  17. How France Will Line Up Against Ukraine

    France travel to Kiev with concerns over the fitness of goalkeeper and captain Hugo Lloris not yet totally allayed ahead of Friday’s fixture...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 3,187 reads 4 comments

  18. France Coach Didier Deschamps Facing Captaincy Dilemma After Hugo Lloris Injury

    France are currently preparing to face Ukraine in their two-legged 2014 World Cup qualifying play-offs, with question marks lingering over the fitness of first-choice goalkeeper Hugo Lloris ...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 2,110 reads 1 comments

  19. Why Newcastle United's Yohan Cabaye Would Be a Star in Serie A

    It was a summer of uncertainty for Newcastle United’s Yohan Cabaye . The midfielder saw his name linked with English Premier League leaders Arsenal and French champions Paris Saint-Germain, as ESPN FC reported...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 2,035 reads 5 comments

  20. Ligue 1: Week 13: Falcao, Ibrahimovic and Cavani Watch

    Week 13 in Ligue 1 could turn out to be a major turning point in both the title race and the battle to be crowned France’s top goalscorer...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 3,937 reads 7 comments

  21. Paris Saint-Germain vs. Nice: 6 Things We Learned

    Paris Saint-Germain’s 3-1 win over OGC Nice at the Parc des Princes moves the defending champions five points clear at the top of Ligue 1, at least for the time being...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 1,514 reads 2 comments

  22. Ligue 1 Talents Who Could Force Their Way into Potential France World Cup Squad

    Didier Deschamps named his squad for France’s World Cup 2014 qualifying play-offs with Ukraine on Thursday, and there were no surprises, as reported by ESPN FC ...

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  23. Paris Saint-Germain vs. Anderlecht: 6 Things We Learned

    Paris Saint-Germain will have to wait until their next Champions League clash against Olympiakos to confirm their qualification from Group C after being held to a 1-1 draw at home to RSC Anderlecht ...

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  24. How Paris Saint-Germain Will Line Up Against Anderlecht

    Paris Saint-Germain host RSC Anderlecht in the Champions League on Tuesday, just under two weeks after sticking five past them at the Constant Vanden Stock in Brussels...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 2,992 reads 4 comments

  25. Ligue 1, Week 12: Falcao, Ibrahimovic and Cavani Watch

    Week 12 signalled a big change in fortunes at the top of the Ligue 1 table as previously unbeaten AS Monaco finally crashed to a 2-0 defeat at Lille OSC on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 8 months ago 1,076 reads 0 comments