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France Ligue 1 Football (Soccer) News

Jan 16

Falcao snatches draw for Monaco in derby

Radamel Falcao’s injury-time equaliser allowed reigning champions AS Monaco to salvage a point in a 2-2 draw with OGC Nice on Tuesday. Mario Balotelli had scored twice for the visitors at the Stade Louis II.

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Jan 16

Marseille grateful to super subs

Substitutes Clinton Njie and Dimitri Payet both scored late goals as Olympique de Marseille beat RC Strasbourg Alsace 2-0 at the Orange Vélodrome on Tuesday.

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Jan 16

Rodelin, Caen pile misery on Bordeaux

SM Caen turned up the heat on Girondins de Bordeaux coach Jocelyn Gourvennec after late goals – including a Ronny Rodelin stunner – gave them a 2-0 win at the Matmut Atlantique on Tuesday.

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Jan 16

PSG on guard against dogged Dijon

Ligue 1 Conforama leaders Paris Saint-Germain will not be taking three points for granted when they face struggling Dijon FCO on Wednesday.

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Jan 16

Lyon head to Guingamp with eyes on second place

Olympique Lyonnais take on EA Guingamp on Wednesday evening knowing that a win could take them second behind leaders Paris Saint-Germain, but without 13-goal striker Mariano Diaz, who has a hernia.

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Jan 16

The Breakdown: Week 20

Check out our comprehensive, match-by-match STATS-powered statistical analysis of all the Ligue 1 Conforama Week 20 action – post-game notes and exhaustive team and individual statistics – right here.

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Jan 16

Diego Carlos cleared after red against PSG

FC Nantes defender Diego Carlos will be able to play in Wednesday’s Ligue 1 Conforama match at Toulouse FC after the second yellow card he received against Paris Saint-Germain at the weekend was rescinded.

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Jan 16

MEDIA GUIDE: Week 21

For the most comprehensive English-language guide to the midweek matches, check out ligue1.com’s Media Guide, with match-by-match press kits and the newsletter – a one-stop guide to the top footballing news from France.

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Jan 16

Double centurion Jardim targets more derby joy

Leonardo Jardim is aiming to mastermind a second victory for AS Monaco against Côte d’Azur rivals OGC Nice in as many weeks after celebrating 200 games in charge of the principality club at the weekend.

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Jan 15

Best of Week 20

The best goals, the best saves and the most interesting moments from an action-packed round of matches – check out our Best of Week 20 round-up.

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Jan 15

Thauvin blooming as OM challenge for second

Olympique de Marseille will be looking to Florian Thauvin to star again when they host Strasbourg on Tuesday evening at Orange Vélodrome.

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Jan 15

Week 20 Review: No Neymar no problem as PSG pull clear

Paris Saint-Germain had to win ugly at FC Nantes, but win they did, with Angel Di Maria on target; Nearest challengers AS Monaco and Olympique Lyonnais lost ground while LOSC’s rejuvenation continued.

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Jan 15

Week 20 Match Reports

All the match reports and video highlights from every game of Week 20 of Ligue 1 Conforama’s 2017-18 campaign.

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Jan 14

Di Maria the matchwinner as PSG win

Paris Saint-Germain have moved 11 points clear at the top of the Ligue 1 Conforama table thanks to an Angel Di Maria goal that gave them a 1-0 win at FC Nantes on Sunday.

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Jan 14

Lyon left frustrated by Angers

Olympique Lyonnais were left frustrated as they failed to steal a march on AS Monaco in the race for second place with a 1-1 draw at home to Angers SCO on Sunday.

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Jan 14

Beric on target as ASSE win first in 11

Robert Beric was on the scoresheet as Saint-Etienne beat fellow strugglers Toulouse 2-0. Jessy Moulin was outstanding in goal as ASSE managed their first Ligue 1 Conforama victory in 11 games.

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