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Ligue 1 half-time report: Zlatan Ibrahimovic the star of the show so far…, Football

Ligue 1 half-time report: Zlatan Ibrahimovic the star of the show so far…

After 491 goals, 18 red cards, one 20-month national team ban and two managerial departures, the 2012-2013 Ligue 1 season has reached its halfway point, and enters the customary winter break.

By | Football, Sport | Wednesday, 2 January 2013 at 4:38 pm

Nine men Rennes defeat PSG at the Parc de Princes, Football

Nine men Rennes defeat PSG at the Parc de Princes

Paris Saint-Germain fell to a second home defeat in a row, as they were outfought by nine-men Rennes in the capital.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 20 November 2012 at 3:34 pm

Lille on the rise in Ligue 1 despite woeful Champions League form, Football

Lille on the rise in Ligue 1 despite woeful Champions League form

After being thumped 6-1 by Bayern Munich last week in the Champions League, it would be fair to say Lille’s aspirations of qualifying for the knockout stages of the competition are all but over.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 13 November 2012 at 2:28 pm

Toulouse look to step out of the shadow cast by Paris Saint-Germain, Football

Toulouse look to step out of the shadow cast by Paris Saint-Germain

Having taking over in 2008, Alain Casanova has engineered a side capable of reaching the higher echelons of the Ligue 1 table, but with youth, comes inconsistency.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 23 October 2012 at 1:30 pm

Vintage Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Andre-Pierre Gignac steal the show in Le Classique, Football

Vintage Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Andre-Pierre Gignac steal the show in Le Classique

Despite sitting over 500 miles apart, Marseille and PSG are two football clubs who share a hostility as intense as close city rivals.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 9 October 2012 at 12:53 pm

Sitting at the top of Ligue 1, Olympique Marseille prove the doubters wrong, Football

Sitting at the top of Ligue 1, Olympique Marseille prove the doubters wrong

This time last year, Olympique Marseille were a team in decline. Today they sit at the top of the Ligue 1 table.

By | Football, Sport | Tuesday, 25 September 2012 at 12:31 pm

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