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#French football

# french-football - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Tuchel extends PSG stay to end departure speculation after disappointing season

He will now stay with the French giants until 2021.

# french-football - Sunday 14 April, 2019

PSG title party delayed again after French champions suffer biggest defeat in 10 years

Thomas Tuchel’s men could have wrapped up their sixth title in seven years but were humiliated by Lille.

# french-football - Sunday 17 February, 2019

'There are things I hold onto dearly - her class, her accent and her beautiful smile'

Italian football legend Carolina Morace pays tribute to her late friend Anne O’Brien, a pioneering, revolutionary but unheralded icon.

# french-football - Monday 28 January, 2019

Henry still has what it takes despite Monaco debacle, says Fabregas

The former Chelsea and Arsenal midfielder still has faith in his former manager’s ability.

# french-football - Sunday 27 January, 2019

'Football was her life - it was all she ever wanted to do': The revolutionary and unheralded Irish icon

Anne O’Brien was still a teenager when she made history and signed for Stade de Reims. The rest of her story is even more remarkable.

# french-football - Friday 11 January, 2019

Cesc Fabregas completes move to Ligue 1 strugglers Monaco

The Spaniard made his final appearance for Chelsea during last week’s FA Cup win over Nottingham Forest.

# french-football - Friday 23 March, 2018

French referee who kicked footballer in the leg during Ligue 1 game has ban doubled Bookable Offence This post contains videos

French referee who kicked footballer in the leg during Ligue 1 game has ban doubled

Ligue 1 referee Tony Chapron lost his appeal for kicking Diego Carlos during a match against PSG.

# french-football - Monday 15 January, 2018

'This clumsy gesture was inappropriate': French ref apologises for kicking and sending off defender

Tony Chapron has been suspended by the French Football Federation, while Diego Carlos’ second yellow has been overturned.

# french-football - Monday 23 October, 2017

Red-carded Neymar deserves protection, says PSG boss Unai Emery

Neymar was sent off in Sunday night’s 2-2 draw with Marseille.

# french-football - Friday 22 September, 2017

Monaco may have lost Kylian Mbappe but can count on Radamel Falcao's remarkable form

The Colombian scored a brace tonight as his side easily beat Lille.

# french-football - Monday 21 August, 2017

Kylian Mbappe sent home from Monaco training following row with team-mate

The incident has fueled further speculation of an exit from the Ligue 1 champions.

# french-football - Saturday 19 August, 2017

Lyon's Nabil Fekir has scored the best goal you'll see all day - with his weaker foot Outrageous This post contains videos

Lyon's Nabil Fekir has scored the best goal you'll see all day - with his weaker foot

The 24-year-old is making sure he grabs the spotlight now that Alex Lacazette has moved to Arsenal.

# french-football - Monday 6 March, 2017

Gifted teenager Kylian Mbappe superb again as Monaco make it 82 goals for the season

The teenage star grabbed a brace against Nantes.

# french-football - Sunday 20 November, 2016

12 years since a Champions League final, could Monaco be set for some overdue success?

Much has been made of Mario Balotelli and Nice but it’s the principality who currently top Ligue 1 and their Champions League group.

# french-football - Sunday 9 August, 2015

One of football's best-loved coaches resigned in pretty unique circumstances last night

Marcelo Bielsa only took over at Marseille in May of last year.

# french-football - Monday 27 April, 2015

'Ibra is stupid, big-headed, thick as two short planks & needs a good slap'

Former France international Jean-Paul Bertrand-Demanes gave his unique thoughts to L’Equipe.

# french-football - Tuesday 26 February, 2013

French football club invites female fans to 'come vibrate'

The Britanny-based Ligue 1 outfit posted a photo of a vibrating sex toy on its website.

# french-football - Sunday 8 May, 2011

Sarkozy ready to intervene in football racism row, says French media

French president is reportedly ready to step in and ask Laurent Blanc not to resign as manager of national side over quota controversy.

# french-football - Saturday 30 April, 2011

From The 9 at 9: Saturday 9 At 9

The 9 at 9: Saturday

Nine things you need to know by 9am: Bad news for growth and jobs in Ireland; The royal wedding hangover; a television appearance by Colonel Gaddafi; the one year anniversary of Gerry Ryan’s death; and a race row hits French football.