PSG held by Benfica amid reports Mbappe wants to leave

Kylian Mbappe scored from the penalty spot but Paris Saint-Germain were held to a 1-1 draw by Benfica in the Champions League on Tuesday in a game overshadowed by reports claiming the... Read more »

PSG not disrupted by Mbappe reports, says Galtier

Paris Saint-Germain coach Christophe Galtier said rumours about Kylian Mbappe’s future did not disrupt his team’s preparations for Tuesday’s Champions League match against Benfica. Stuttering PSG were held to a third straight... Read more »

Ousmane Dembele inspires Barcelona to big win over Athletic Bilbao

Barcelona brought the gap to LaLiga leaders Real Madrid back to three points as they thumped Athletic Bilbao 4-0 at the Nou Camp. Ousmane Dembele headed a 12th-minute opener and subsequently set... Read more »

PSG troubled as Mbappe future up in the air again

Less than five months after Kylian Mbappe signed a new three-year contract to supposedly end the uncertainty about his future, Paris Saint-Germain are once again facing up to the possibility of losing... Read more »

French football chiefs promise checks after workers’ conditions in Qatar exposed

French football authorities said Friday they would carry out their own checks on the working conditions of migrant workers in Qatar ahead of the World Cup after new revelations in a TV... Read more »

Lorient miss out on top spot after Reims stalemate

Lorient spurned the chance to usurp Paris Saint-Germain at the top of Ligue 1 overnight as their six-match winning streak came to an end with a goalless draw against Reims on Saturday,... Read more »

Real Madrid tighten their grip at the top of LaLiga with victory over Sevilla

Real Madrid made it 10 victories from 11 LaLiga games this season with a 3-1 success against Sevilla. Sevilla looked like they might achieve a result to kickstart their campaign when Erik... Read more »

On this day in 2014: William Gallas announces retirement

Former Chelsea, Arsenal and Tottenham defender William Gallas announced his retirement on this day in 2014. A graduate of the French football academy at Clairefontaine, Gallas played for Caen and Marseille before... Read more »

Gareth Southgate eyeing £4m bonus if England win World Cup

What the papers say The Sun reports that England manager Gareth Southgate is in line for a £4million bonus if he can lead the Three Lions to World Cup glory. It is... Read more »

France, Denmark, Australia, Tunisia schedule, fixtures, rankings

World Cup 2022 Group D looks pretty straightforward on paper, as France, Denmark, Australia and Tunisia collide. That said, both Australia and Tunisia have the ability to be very tough opponents for... Read more »