Ligue 1

Arsenal sell Ismaël Bennacer to Empoli

Arsenal have sold Franco-Algerian attacker Ismaël Bennacer to Italian side Empoli, according to Sky Italia’s Gianluca Di Marzio. The 19-year-old attacking midfielder spent last term on loan with Ligue 2’s Tours, making 16 appearances and netting once. S.H.  

Official | Samir Nasri moves to Antalyaspor

Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has completed a permanent move away from the club, as he signs a two-year-deal with Turkish outfit Antalyaspor. The Frenchman, who spent last term on loan with Sevilla, was deemed surplus to requirements by Blues … Read more »

Gonçalo Guedes set for Valencia loan move

Having arrived at PSG for €30m last January, Gonçalo Guedes has struggled to receive any playing time opportunities at all. For several weeks now, Les Parisiens have been searching to find an exit door on a loan basis for the … Read more »

Kylian Mbappé had a training ground bust-up last week

Kylian Mbappé had a training ground bust-up last Tuesday with Monaco team-mate Andrea Raggi, which resulted in the French teenager being excluded from the Principality side’s squad last weekend against Metz, according to L’Équipe. The altercation, which included insults being hurled … Read more »

Jean-Michaël Seri has agreed personal terms with Barcelona

Nice midfielder Jean Seri has agreed personal terms over a four-year contract with Spanish heavyweights Barcelona, after details regarding a move were revealed by Get French Football News yesterday. Seri’s quick-moving transfer, if concluded, would come much to the surprise of … Read more »

Nicolas de Préville set to move to Rennes

Lille attacker Nicolas de Préville is expected to sign for Rennes on Wednesday, according to Canal Plus. The Frenchman, who has been linked with various clubs including English side Burnley, looks set to finally seal a move away from the Stade … Read more »