FC Metz sack manager Philippe Hinschberger

FC Metz have announced the sacking of manager Philippe Hinschberger with immediate effect. In an official club statement, Metz confirmed that it was the club’s early season record of nine losses in ten games, that led to Hinschberger’s sacking.  

Two French finalists vying for the 2017 Golden Boy

Three finalists have been named ahead of the announcement of the 2017 Golden Boy due to take place on Monday, an award that recognises the top young talent in world football. Two of the three finalists are French, with Kylian … Read more »

Marco Verratti reveals why he hired Mino Raiola as his new agent

Italian international and PSG central midfielder Marco Verratti revealed in an interview with L’Équipe this morning as to why he switched to Mino Raiola as his agent. “I knew him, he was Ibra’s agent. The only thing I said to him was: … Read more »

2 Lyon fans injured in Liverpool last night

Two Lyon fans suffered considerable injuries at the hands of locals before and after their game vs Everton last night, according to Le Progrès. Neither are in a life-threatening condition and are expected to return to France today, with one of them knifed, sustaining … Read more »

Bertrand Traoré on Everton-Anthony Lopes incident: “A fan hit him, that’s not normal.”

Speaking to BeIN Sports, Lyon winger Bertrand Traoré discussed the fact that an Everton fan hit OL keeper Anthony Lopes last night. “I was trying to protect my team-mate Antho (Anthony Lopes), it is not normal that there is a foul … Read more »

Lucas Tousart: “It turned into a boxing match.”

Speaking to OL TV after Lyon’s 2-1 victory at Everton last night, French youth international and central midfielder Lucas Tousart gave his thoughts on the game. “We expected a real English match, a real fight. It turned into a boxing match.” … Read more »