OGC Nice

Chelsea enquire for Jean-Michaël Seri

Premier League side Chelsea have very recently made an enquiry for Ivorian international midfielder and OGC Nice man Jean-Michaël Seri, according to our colleagues at L’Équipe. The player has a gentleman’s agreement with his Ligue 1 side that will allow him … Read more »

Lucien Favre negotiating OGC Nice exit agreement

France Football report this evening that Swiss manager Lucien Favre is in the process of negotiating an exit agreement with OGC Nice to leave the club at the end of the current campaign. Talks are centring around reaching an agreement over … Read more »

Alassane Pléa becomes the 1st Ligue 1 player to formally donate 1% of his salary to charity

OGC Nice forward Alassane Pléa has become the first Ligue 1 player to follow Juan Mata’s example in offering 1% of his annual wage to charity. Le Monde report that this will translate into €14,000 a year, but Pléa has … Read more »

Mario Balotelli slams PSG for their early Champions’ League exit

Speaking before Nice’s clash with PSG in an interview with Téléfoot, Mario Balotelli slammed PSG for their early Champions’ League exit. “They deserved to lose. Real Madrid were more efficient and performed better. It is always shameful to see a big … Read more »

Mario Balotelli on whether Edinson Cavani is better than Zlatan Ibrahimovic

Speaking in an interview with Téléfoot, Italian striker OGC Nice frontman Mario Balotelli responded to a question asking him to compare Zlatan Ibrahimovic with Edinson Cavani. “You cannot compare Ibrahimovic with Cavani. Zlatan is better, even if I have a lot … Read more »

Mario Balotelli’s yellow card relating to racism incident retracted

OGC Nice striker Mario Balotelli has had the yellow card rescinded that he received during the recent Ligue 1 fixture with Dijon by the LFP. Balotelli was booked by referee Nicolas Rainville for protesting incidents of racism that he believed … Read more »