Lorient sack Sylvain Ripoll

FC Lorient will announce the sacking of manager Sylvain Ripoll in the coming minutes, according the various news reports. Ripoll was informed of the decision this morning and leaves the club the day after losing to newly promoted side Dijon. … Read more »

Marseille open to signing Bafétimbi Gomis permanently

Speaking to Téléfoot, Marseille President Jacques-Henri Eyraud revealed that he would be open to signing on-loan striker Bafétimbi Gomis permanently. The player’s current club is Swansea City of the Premier League. “I like Gomis a lot. He is very compatible with OM. … Read more »

Laurent Koscielny’s entire interview with L’Équipe Magazine

Speaking in an extensive, exclusive interview with L’Équipe Magazine, Arsenal and...

Marcelo Bielsa has visited Lille’s training facilities

According to our colleagues at Canal +, Argentinian and former Marseille manager Marcelo Bielsa visited Ligue 1 side Lille’s training facilities 3 weeks ago, as prospective owner Gérard Lopez looks to bring El Loco to Les Dogues. Lopez had promised … Read more »

The GFFN Preview Show – 20th October 2016

Host Eric Devin is joined by regular panelists Nathan Staples, Peter Bowler and Adam White, who assess a general successful week for French football teams in Europe and take a first look at this weekend’s games, including assessing which tactical … Read more »

PROSPECT | Thomas Didillon

Sometimes success comes to those who wait. In the case of...