Ligue 1

'Neymar & Mbappe don't have PSG in their DNA'

Neymar and Kylian Mbappe may be superstar additions at Paris Saint-Germain but they do not have the club in their DNA, says former Parisiens player Pierre Ducrocq. In an effort to position themselves at the top of domestic and European games, the Ligue 1 heavyweights continue to invest heavily in proven talent. A record-breaking €222 million deal acquired the services ...

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'Neymar technically best in the world' – Pele sees PSG forward, Messi & Ronaldo as only 'superstars'

Neymar is “technically the best player in the world”, says Pele, with the Paris Saint-Germain forward one of only three “superstars” in the global game. While Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have enjoyed a duopoly of Ballon d’Or honours over the last decade, the Real Madrid and Barcelona icons now face fierce competition for the crown. Brazil international Neymar is ...

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Marseille a bigger club than PSG – Payet

Dimitri Payet has claimed that Marseille are a bigger club than Paris Saint-Germain. PSG might have a raft of international stars, including the world’s most expensive player in Neymar, and have dominated the French domestic scene in recent years, but Marseille retain an incredible support and are the only Ligue 1 club to have won the Champions League.  The sides ...

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Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Man Utd ready €200 Isco bid

Man Utd ready €200 Isco bid Manchester United are ready to lodge a €200 million bid for Real Madrid playmaker Isco when the summer transfer window opens, reports Don Balon. The Spain international has struggled to hold down a regular starting berth throughout his time at Santiago Bernabeu. Jose Mourinho is prepared to offer him a key role at Old ...

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Transfer news & rumours LIVE: Lewandowski's agent makes Real Madrid contact

Lewy’s agent makes Madrid contact Robert Lewandowski’s new agent has already made contact with Real Madrid, according to Polish outlet Przeglad Sportowy. The Bayern Munich striker changed his agent this week to Pini Zahavi, who helped Neymar move to Paris Saint-Germain this past summer.  And Zahavi has already reached out to the Blancos, who are reportedly willing to offer Bayern around €150 million for ...

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Emery hopes Classique can inspire Real Madrid comeback

Unai Emery hopes a run of big-game contests ahead of the Champions League second leg against Real Madrid can help inspire Paris Saint-Germain to a comeback. The Ligue 1 leaders went down to a Cristiano Ronaldo double and Marcelo’s effort in the first instalment of their round-of-16 tie, leaving them with a 3-1 deficit for the return at the Parc des ...

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FIFA closes Neymar's Barcelona bonus case

Barcelona will face no action from FIFA in relation to an unpaid bonus to Paris Saint-Germain superstar Neymar. The Brazil forward completed a world-record €222 million move from Barca to PSG in August after the Ligue 1 giants sensationally met his release clause. Neymar claims he is still entitled to a €30m renewal bonus after signing a contract extension at ...

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Betting: How to watch and bet on La Liga, Ligue 1, Coppa Italia live online this week

dabblebet have a huge range of events available to their customers including every La Liga and Ligue 1 game this season including those not available on UK satellite TV chanels due to the broadcasting restrictions on live football between 3pm and 5pm on Saturdays. The action also includes Copa Libertadores, Portuguese Primeira Liga, J-League and much more. There are non-footballing ...

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Guti urges Neymar to leave PSG for Real Madrid

Former Real Madrid midfielder Guti says Neymar should join the club from Paris Saint-Germain to reach new heights in his career. The Brazil star has been consistently linked with a move to the Liga champions in recent weeks, having reportedly failed to settle in France following his world-record €222million switch from Barcelona last August. Guti, now a youth coach for ...

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