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 »

The GFFN Preview Show – 20th October 2017

Nathan Staples, Adam White and Samuel Rooke wander through France’s European exploits before a look ahead at a Ligue 1 weekend that includes the big one, Le Classique.  

Europa League PREVIEW | OGC Nice vs Lazio

With both Nice and Lazio having won their first two group game matches, the two duels between the clubs will almost certainly decide who tops the group and gains an advantage going into the round of 32. For Lazio fans … Read more »

FEATURE | SM Caen – defence improved, a side on the up

After their very serious flirtation with relegation from Ligue 1 last...

Claudio Ranieri does not rule out a move to Lyon

Speaking to BeIN Sports, Italian tinkerman Claudio Ranieri did not rule out a move to Ligue 1 side Lyon when pressed, despite only taking the job at Nantes this summer. “I know that the Lyon president likes me. When I was … Read more »

Aymeric Laporte: “Spain are more interested in me than France are.”

Speaking to L’Équipe, French central defender Aymeric Laporte turned up the heat on Didier Deschamps and France, threatening to accept a proposal to join the Spanish side as the international team he will represent. “One plays at Chelsea, the other at PSG. … Read more »
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