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Marcel Desailly: The Games That Changed My Life

Marcel Desailly: The Games That Changed My Life

The former France international and two-time Champions League winner recalls his most memorable matches for club and country 8 May 2017
The kick that killed a career: the sorry decline of France star Reynald Pedros

The kick that killed a career: the sorry decline of France star Reynald Pedros

Twenty-one years ago, the attacking midfielder was a rising star in the French Euro 96 squad whose name was spoken in the same breath as Zinedine Zidane. One missed penalty later, and his life in football took a very different turn. 3 Apr 2017
Nantes 1 Nice 1: Balotelli's side drop more points as Ligue 1 title challenge fades

Nantes 1 Nice 1: Balotelli's side drop more points as Ligue 1 title challenge fades

After setting the pace earlier this season, Nice are now at risk of slipping out of Ligue 1 title contention following another draw. 19 Mar 2017
Monaco 4 Nantes 0: Mbappe nets brace as Ligue 1 leaders run riot again

Monaco 4 Nantes 0: Mbappe nets brace as Ligue 1 leaders run riot again

Monaco were again in rampant form as they saw off Nantes at Stade Louis II, with teenage star Kylian Mbappe scoring twice. 6 Mar 2017
Monaco hotshot Mbappe beats Henry, Martial, Hazard and Benzema to Ligue 1 milestone

Monaco hotshot Mbappe beats Henry, Martial, Hazard and Benzema to Ligue 1 milestone

Kylian Mbappe's second goal for Monaco against Nantes on Sunday was his 10th in Ligue 1 as the young star reached that tally in record time. 6 Mar 2017
Ben Arfa content with striker role at PSG

Ben Arfa content with striker role at PSG

Hatem Ben Arfa believes he is improving his game by playing in a central striking role, and is enjoying life at Paris Saint-Germain. 22 Jan 2017
Emery hails PSG personality after tricky Nantes test

Emery hails PSG personality after tricky Nantes test

Paris Saint-Germain's ability to stifle Nantes' threat drew praise from head coach Unai Emery. 22 Jan 2017
Nantes 0 Paris Saint-Germain 2: Cavani at the double as champions close on Nice

Nantes 0 Paris Saint-Germain 2: Cavani at the double as champions close on Nice

Paris Saint-Germain gained more ground on Nice as they negotiated a tricky Ligue 1 test at Nantes on Saturday. 22 Jan 2017
"Oh God... what have we done?!" The 11 worst January transfer deals

"Oh God... what have we done?!" The 11 worst January transfer deals

Greg Lea picks out some of the biggest (and most costly) mistakes made by top-flight sides in the winter window. Watch out! 16 Jan 2017
Sigthorsson's sorry Galatasaray spell ended early

Sigthorsson's sorry Galatasaray spell ended early

Kolbeinn Sigthorsson has had his loan agreement with Galatasaray torn up after injury prevented him from playing for the Turkish giants. 30 Dec 2016
Conceicao named new Nantes coach

Conceicao named new Nantes coach

Nantes have a new head coach in the shape of former Portugal international Sergio Conceicao. 9 Dec 2016
Samir Handanovic and 8 more of football's best penalty-saving goalkeepers

Samir Handanovic and 8 more of football's best penalty-saving goalkeepers

The Inter man was at it again last month, keeping out Dusan Tadic for his seventh save of 16 spot-kicks since the start of 2014/15.Tim Ellis identifies other net-minders who somehow had the upper hand from 12 yards... 7 Dec 2016
Tiredness a factor for PSG v Nantes, says Silva

Tiredness a factor for PSG v Nantes, says Silva

PSG stretched their unbeaten run to nine matches against Nantes but Thiago Silva knows the 2-0 Ligue 1 win will not live long in the memory. 21 Nov 2016
Emery hoping for 'small' Pastore injury

Emery hoping for 'small' Pastore injury

Javier Pastore's return to action was short-lived on Saturday, leaving Unai Emery and Paris Saint-Germain waiting nervously for an update. 20 Nov 2016
Emery confident Di Maria will be fit to face Arsenal

Emery confident Di Maria will be fit to face Arsenal

Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery believes Angel Di Maria will be fit to face Arsenal following an injury scare. 20 Nov 2016
Paris Saint-Germain 2 Nantes 0: Di Maria ends drought before departing injured

Paris Saint-Germain 2 Nantes 0: Di Maria ends drought before departing injured

It was a mixed outing for Angel Di Maria as Paris Saint-Germain overcame Nantes 2-0 on Saturday to move second in Ligue 1. 20 Nov 2016
Sigthorsson seals Galatasaray loan move

Sigthorsson seals Galatasaray loan move

Iceland international Kolbeinn Sigthorsson revealed there was no way he could refuse a move to Galatasaray after joining them on loan. 31 Aug 2016
Bedoya swaps Nantes for Philadelphia

Bedoya swaps Nantes for Philadelphia

Alejandro Bedoya has swapped Ligue 1 side Nantes to join Philadelphia Union in MLS. 4 Aug 2016
Marseille sack Baup

Marseille sack Baup

MARSEILLE have sacked Elie Baup in the wake of Friday's 1-0 defeat to Nantes, which left them heavily trailing Ligue 1's frontrunners. 8 Dec 2013
Ranieri: Monaco needed to snap winless slump

Ranieri: Monaco needed to snap winless slump

MONACO head coach Claudio Ranieri has claimed his team's performance was reflected in their 1-0 win over Nantes in Ligue 1. 25 Nov 2013
Blanc: PSG suffered for opening win

Blanc: PSG suffered for opening win

Paris Saint-Germain manager Laurent Blanc feels his side were made to suffer against Nantes as they edged to a 2-1 victory on Sunday. 26 Aug 2013