More Ligue 1 Stories

  • Win by any means

    Lens coach doesn't care if his team only score one goal against Reims at the weekend as long as it's the winning goal.

    Friday August 29 2014, 13:42 BST
    Reims: Are looking for their first win of the 2014/15 campaign.
  • St Etienne face PSG test

    A preview of the weekend's games in the French Ligue 1, including St Ettienne's trip to Paris St Germain.

    Friday August 29 2014, 11:53 BST
    Christophe Galtier: Celebrates his side getting to the Europa League group stage.
  • Caen have nothing to lose

    Rennes goalkeeper Benoit Costil is expecting to face a well-organised Caen side on Saturday.

    Friday August 29 2014, 14:30 BST
    Caen: Have enjoyed their time in France's first division.
  • Reds get Real; Tough for City

    Liverpool will face Real Madrid in the Champions League group stage, while Manchester City take on Bayern Munich and Roma.

    Friday August 29 2014, 06:41 BST
    Liverpool will take on Real Madrid
  • Deschamps unveils new look France

    France commence their early preparations for hosting Euro 2016 without four familiar faces after international retirements.

    Thursday August 28 2014, 14:47 BST
    Franck Ribery: Is one of four French Internationals who have put club before country.
  • Marseille want revenge on Nice

    Marseille players need no further encouragement when it comes to taking their revenge on fierce rivals Nice on Friday.

    Thursday August 28 2014, 11:56 BST
    Marcelo Bielsa: Insists his players need no extra motivation going into their home game to Nice.
  • Lens pick up first win

    Lens picked up their first win of the new season with a 1-0 success at Lyon.

    Monday August 25 2014, 17:17 BST
    Lens celebrate victory over Lyon
  • St Etienne miss chance

    St Etienne missed the chance to join Bordeaux at the top of the early Ligue 1 standings as they drew 0-0 with Rennes.

    Sunday August 24 2014, 19:36 BST
    Mevlut Erding vies for the ball with Philipp Hosiner
  • Caen leave it late

    Newly-promoted Caen maintained their impressive start to the Ligue 1 campaign with a 2-0 victory at Reims.

    Monday August 25 2014, 17:16 BST
    Reims' Brazilian forward Diego Rigonato (R) vies with Caen's French defender Jean Calve
  • St Etienne held to draw

    A review of the weekend's action in the French Ligue 1 as St Etienne miss the chance to move top.

    Sunday August 24 2014, 22:46 BST
    St Etienne drew 0-0 with Rennes
  • Lille stay unbeaten

    A superb individual goal from Jonathan Delaplace helped Lille beat Lorient 2-0.

    Saturday August 23 2014, 22:04 BST
    Simon Kjaer: Also on target for Lille
  • Monaco claim first win

    Radamel Falcao headed home a long-awaited goal to give Monaco a much-needed 1-0 victory at Nantes.

    Sunday August 24 2014, 23:00 BST
    Radamel Falcao (r) celebrates after scoring Monaco's winner at Nantes
  • Bordeaux sit at the top

    Willy Sagnol's Bordeaux top the fledgling Ligue 1 table after beating Nice 3-1 to register a third straight victory.

    Saturday August 23 2014, 21:46 BST
    Cheick Diabate scored from the penalty spot
  • First win for Makelele

    Claude Makelele claimed his first win as a manager as Bastia overcame Toulouse 1-0.

    Saturday August 23 2014, 22:03 BST
    Bastia's head coach Claude Makelele looks on
  • Montpellier make it two in a row

    Montpellier recorded back-to-back victories in Ligue 1 for the first time in seven months after downing Metz 2-0.

    Saturday August 23 2014, 22:02 BST
    Souleymane Camara celebrates with his team-mates
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