Manchester City & Tottenham submitted bids this summer for Tanguy N’Dombélé

Premier League duo Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester City are the two sides that submitted formal bids to Lyon for Tanguy N’Dombélé this summer, according to RMC. The Citizens’ offer was €50m, with Spurs’ proposal lower than that amount. Both were rejected … Read more »

France Football announces new U21s trophy – Cristiano Ronaldo & Lionel Messi among the judges

France Football this morning have announced the launch of a Ballon D’Or for women’s football as well as an U21 award entitled the Trophée Kopa. Both will operate annually like the father prize, but the Trophée Kopa will be voted … Read more »

Lille President Lopez critical of Marcelo Bielsa: “He took a big risk.”

Speaking to French TV programme Téléfoot, Lille owner Gérard Lopez discussed his fall out with former manager Marcelo Bielsa. “There was clearly not enough experience in the squad. The coach took a big risk with young players, but it was under … Read more »

PODCAST | The Get French Football News Show – Episode 142

Nathan Staples, Eric Devin, Rich Allen and Jeremy Smith take in week six of the Ligue 1 weekend.  

Ligue 1 Review – Week 6

It was more of the same for Marseille on Sunday evening...

Dante slams Mario Balotelli: “He needs to work to improve.”

Speaking to Canal + following OGC Nice’s away defeat to Montpellier (1-0) last night, Brazilian central defender Dante criticised his team-mate Mario Balotelli. “It is up to him to take responsibility in attack. He is not as strong physically, we all … Read more »