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Born in 1988, I've been mad about football as long as I remember. A Manchester United fan at heart, but I love football in general.

Lisandro loving life at Lyon

Lyon made two big signings in the forward line last summer to replace the departed Karim Benzema. One man was Bafetimbi Gomis from arch-rivals...

Everything set for a title decider in France

It looked like there would be a host of clubs in the title race this year in Ligue 1 just over a month ago, but now...

Bordeaux’s season hanging by a thread

Last year's French champions Bordeaux might have broken their worst run of form since 2004 last week with a win after three defeats versus...

Fierce finish expected in France

When in 2009 this season in Ligue 1 was much looked at like a bit of deja vu of last season, with Bordeaux being...

Galtier finally gets Saint-Etienne firing

Saint-Etienne was the second team to fire it's manager this season in Ligue 1 with Alain Perrin being replaced by Christophe Galtier on 15...

Marvellous Montpellier

2009, 2 February - Montpellier Hérault Sport Club have just won a tough fixture away in Boulogne, against one of their promotion rivals in...

Angola 2010 Preview

The 27th edition of African Cup of Nations will kick off on Sunday in Angola with the hosts taking on Mali. Ivory Coast are under...

Ligue 1 midseason report – can Bordeaux stay ahead of Lyon?

It's been a real roller coaster ride for many teams in the French league this season. With half a season gone and a deserved...

Clouds gathering over Puel’s head

Lyon's 1-0 defeat to Bordeaux last Sunday was already their 4th of the league season. To comparison, the 7-times French champions lost 7 all...

How will Angola 2010 affect Ligue 1?

It has developed into some kind of a tradition that every year, when the African Cup of Nations takes place in January, Chelsea come...

Auxerre’s winning run cut short by PSG

After 7 wins in a row, Auxerre's run was finally cut by PSG. After losing the first 3 league matches, it looked like it's...

Who said Ligue 1 was boring?

Bordeaux lose at home, Grenoble snatch a point versus Lyon, Auxerre moves top with a 8th consecutive win - all that happened in the...