French Ligue 1

Across the Atlantic: Vitesse impressive in Holland

Fueled by an army of Chelsea loanees, Vitesse continues to fight for a Champions League place in the Eredivisie. Ligue 1 stayed interesting at the top, while Porto impressed in the Portuguese Liga.

European review: Kung fu kicks and collapses

Most of the big sides outside of Europe's big four won comfortably this weekend, but two of the biggest stumbled ahead of big Champions League encounters.

Porto and PSG are back

Paris Saint-Germain and FC Porto have figured out their attacks. In Russia, Terek Grozny's improbable run ended. We also answer a tough question: What in the world is a Pandurii Târgu Jiu?

Gregory Van Der Wiel Signs With PSG

Paris Saint-Germain have signed 24-year-old right back Gregory van der Wiel from Ajax.

Across The Atlantic: Boring, Boring PSG

Paris Saint-Germain are yet to win a game in Ligue 1, and they're not even going down in entertaining fashion. In Russia, Zenit's reign of terror was halted, while Porto and Benfica impressed in Portugal.

Aston Villa Midfielder Jean Makoun Moves To Rennes On Loan

Jean Makoun's heading out on loan again. Aston Villa really don't like having him around.

Paris Saint-Germain Vs. Lorient, 2012 Ligue 1: Final Score 2-2 As Ibrahimovic Dominates, No One Helps Him


Paris Saint-Germain were poor, but Zlatan Ibrahimovic was brilliant in their 2-2 draw with Lorient.

Montpellier Vs. Toulouse, 2012 Ligue 1: Final Score, 1-1 As Three Players See Red


Montpellier and Toulouse drew the opening match of the Ligue 1 season 1-1, with three players receiving red cards.

Ligue 1, Week 1 Preview And Fixtures: The Return Of Real Football!


Top-level club football returns Friday with the kickoff of the Ligue 1 season.

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