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#Laurent Blanc

# laurent-blanc - Saturday 13 April, 2019

Mourinho in the frame for Lyon job after Genesio announces departure

The 52-year-old announced today he will leave the Ligue 1 club at the end of the season

# laurent-blanc - Monday 27 June, 2016

Laurent Blanc departs PSG with Unai Emery waiting in the wings

Blanc’s departure from the French champions was confirmed on Monday.

# laurent-blanc - Thursday 12 May, 2016

PSG will not risk Ibrahimovic ahead of Ireland game, says Blanc

The striker was forced off 20 minutes from the end in PSG’s 1-1 draw against Bordeaux. It’s next stop the Euros.

# laurent-blanc - Tuesday 12 April, 2016

De Bruyne's brilliance confirms Man City's place in the final four of the Champions League

The Belgian’s goal was enough for the Premier League side to win 1-0 on the night and 3-2 on aggregate.

# laurent-blanc - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

As it happened: Paris Saint-Germain v Manchester City, Champions League

We were at the Parc des Princes to see if Laurent Blanc’s side could get the better of a Premier League team again.

# laurent-blanc - Friday 1 April, 2016

Di Maria criticises Van Gaal: 'I started a game in one position, then the next game in another'

No regrets about leaving Old Trafford for the PSG star.

# laurent-blanc - Saturday 19 March, 2016

PSG defender fined after half-time bust-up with Ibrahimovic

The Swedish striker reportedly told Van der Wiel to ‘play the way I tell you and it will go well’.

# laurent-blanc - Sunday 13 March, 2016

With eight games to go, PSG have won the French championship after superb nine-goal rout

Zlatan Ibrahimovic racked up four goals as the Parisians eased to a fourth-successive title.

# laurent-blanc - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

As it happened: Chelsea v Paris Saint-Germain, Champions League

We were at Stamford Bridge to see if Guus Hiddink’s side could overturn a 2-1 deficit from the first-leg.

# laurent-blanc - Monday 15 February, 2016

'Pathetic!' - Angry Blanc responds to homophobic insults from one of his players

Serge Aurier has been suspended by Paris Saint-Germain.

# laurent-blanc - Sunday 14 February, 2016

PSG suspend Aurier after Blanc 'faggot' social media jibe

The decision to suspend the 23-year-old defender means he will not play any part in Tuesday’s Champions League last 16.

# laurent-blanc - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

PSG set new record as they go almost a year without losing

Edinson Cavani was given a rare start by Laurent Blanc and justified his manager’s decision.

# laurent-blanc - Thursday 12 November, 2015

This Chelsea cult hero thinks Jose Mourinho has lost the dressing room

Frank Leboeuf believes the club’s leaders have gone missing.

# laurent-blanc - Thursday 30 July, 2015

PSG make United pay on the pitch and look set to take Di Maria too

Disgruntled Manchester United winger Angel di Maria is on the verge of joining Paris Saint-Germain.

# laurent-blanc - Monday 27 July, 2015

PSG are 'close' to sealing a deal for Angel di Maria, says Laurent Blanc

Paris Saint-Germain boss Laurent Blanc is “quite positive” about the Ligue 1 champions’ chances of signing Angel di Maria.

# laurent-blanc - Sunday 26 July, 2015

Blanc hopes Di Maria chooses PSG after Man Utd no-show Adm

Blanc hopes Di Maria chooses PSG after Man Utd no-show

The Argentine did not join up with his United team-mates on their pre-season tour as expected, and Blanc is hopeful he elects to move to the Parc des Princes this summer.

# laurent-blanc - 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.

# laurent-blanc - Monday 6 April, 2015

Clubs on high alert after Edinson Cavani's touchline spat with Laurent Blanc

Paris St-Germain beat Marseille 3-2 in a thrilling Le Classique last night to return to the top of the Ligue Un table.

# laurent-blanc - Thursday 12 March, 2015

3 talking points from last night's epic Champions League clash

Bjorn Kuipers had a game to forget while PSG have finally arrived.

# laurent-blanc - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

As it happened: Chelsea v Paris St-Germain, Champions League

We were at Stamford Bridge for what proved an absolute thriller between the sides.

Jose Mourinho trolls 'most aggressive' opponent PSG ahead of Champions League clash

Chelsea boss unhappy with treatment of Eden Hazard in first leg of the knock-out tie.

# laurent-blanc - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

5 talking points ahead of this week's Champions League action

We assess Chelsea versus PSG and other big games set to take place this week.

# laurent-blanc - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Laurent Blanc calls Jose Mourinho a 'genius' on the back of Chelsea's 4-2 loss to Bradford

The PSG coach is hoping to avenge his side’s loss to Chelsea in the Champions League last year.

# laurent-blanc - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

Celebration time for Zlatan and the PSG lads as they retain Ligue 1 title

Monaco’s 1-1 draw with Guingamp sealed PSG’s title win before they even played Rennes.

# laurent-blanc - Sunday 23 March, 2014

PSG happy with Chelsea tie, claims Jose Mourinho

The Special One says the French side must be considered favourites to progress.

# laurent-blanc - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Champions League preview: Concentration the key for PSG as they prepare for Leverkusen showdown

The French champions stormed to a 4-0 success in Germany, leaving the tie as good as over ahead of the Parc des Princes clash.

# laurent-blanc - Monday 3 March, 2014

Cavani scores on return as PSG defeat Marseille

Laurent Blanc’s side notched up their 19th win in 27 outings, against just one defeat.

# laurent-blanc - Saturday 13 July, 2013

PSG expect Blanc cheque will secure Cavani signing

The €55m release clause doesn’t seem to bother the French outfit.

# laurent-blanc - Sunday 8 July, 2012

Deschamps set to be named as the new France manager

The former Marseille coach will replace Laurent Blanc, who stepped down after the end of the European Championships.

# laurent-blanc - Thursday 5 July, 2012

Zizou top? Zidane tipped for France job

“I have lived 20 years of special moments and I want to convey and share my experience with others,” the French legend said.

# laurent-blanc - Monday 2 July, 2012

Deschamps quits Marseille hotseat

The 44-year-old is now the hot favourite to replace Laurent Blanc as manager of the French national side.

# laurent-blanc - Saturday 30 June, 2012

Blanc turns down chance to stay on as France manager

L’Equipe report that the former Bordeaux boss will seek a new challenge, while Didier Deschamps could replace him.

# laurent-blanc - Wednesday 27 June, 2012

Nasri apologies to French fans for outburst

The Manchester City attacker verbally attacked a number of journalists after Les Bleus were eliminated from Euro 2012.

# laurent-blanc - Sunday 24 June, 2012

Non, je ne regrette rien: Blanc defends negative tactics

The French boss also rued Xabi Alonso’s early goal in Donetsk last night.

# laurent-blanc - Monday 11 June, 2012

As it happened: France v England, Euro 2012

England’s Group B curtain-raiser pitted Roy’s men (and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain) against a resurgent France. Could they take the old(er) enemy?

Old enemies: France expect physical test from England

As Group D nears its kick-off, England are being written off and France counted as potential tournament winners.

# laurent-blanc - Thursday 24 May, 2012

French coach: We won't draw a Blanc against England

Laurent Blanc confident he’s already figured out Roy Hodgson’s Euro 2012 tactics.

# laurent-blanc - Tuesday 15 May, 2012

Injured Remy included in France squad for Euros

Laurent Blanc last week announced the 12 overseas players in contention for a place in his final Euro 2012 squad.

# laurent-blanc - Wednesday 9 May, 2012

Ben Arfa named in France's provisional Euro 2012 squad

The Newcastle player has not featured for Laurent Blanc’s side since August 2010.

# laurent-blanc - Tuesday 27 March, 2012

Blues to offer Laurent Blanc almost £10m to take on manager's job

The former Manchester United defender is not expected to sign an extension with France beyond Euro 2012.

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