Opinion

  • Sebastien Squillaci: A New Lease of Life

    by News Desk

    Jeered and laughed at, Sebastien Squillaci was considered by many Arsenal fans as a joke of a centre back. Upon his arrival at the North London club in 2010, Squillaci …

  • In Depth: Martin Braithwaite

    by News Desk

    Age: 22 (Born 5th June 1991) Current club: Toulouse Previous club: Esjberg fB Date moved to current club: 16th August 2013 Transfer fee: €2m International Appearances: 5   Born on …

  • The Return of Aly Cissokho

    by GFFN Staff

    As we arrive at the return of Aly Cissokho after his six-week lay-off with an ankle injury sustained in his Anfield debut against Notts County, it is a good time …

  • Interview: Sacha Bastien

    by News Desk

    Get French Football News talked to Sacha Bastien about his move from Sedan to Ligue 1 side Stade de Reims at the beginning of August. However, due to an administrative error …

  • Prospect: Jordan Veretout

    by News Desk

    With the likes of Didier Dechamps, Marcel Desailly and Jeremy Toulalan having progressed through Nantes’ La Joneliere academy to become successful French internationals, Jordan Veretout has a lot to live …

  • French Youth Excellence: Part 1

    by News Desk

    Wayne Brown of Transfer News Central writes about how French clubs are able to produce talent on a regular basis. He aims to give a basic understanding of how and …

  • Player Ratings: Marseille vs Arsenal

    by GFFN Staff

    After a 1-2 for the Londoners at the Stade Velodrome, which could be seen as slightly undeserved, we rate the Marseille players’ performances on the night. Steve Mandanda: 7/10: In …

  • Prospect: Florian Thauvin

    by GFFN Staff

    Here we look at young players across the globe who we believe have the potential to become the next big thing. Today we examine Florian Thauvin’s career to date and …

  • In Depth: Dimitri Payet

    by News Desk

    Age: 26 (born 29th March 1987) Current Club: Olympique de Marseille Previous Clubs: AS Saint-Phillipe, Saint-Pierroise, Le Harve, AS Excelsior, Nantes, Saint-Etienne, Lille Date moved to Current Club: 27th June …

  • Prospect: Paul-Georges Ntep

    by News Desk

    Currently turning heads in Ligue 2, 21-year-old Paul-Georges Ntep of Auxerre is really starting to create a reputation as an all-guns-blazing attacking footballer for both club and possibly soon country.