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Ligue 1 Review Gameweek 27

Embed from Getty Images   It was another high scoring week in the French top flight, including home defeats for Lille, Saint-Étienne and Marseille.   Friday 24 February Nantes 3-1 Dijon Venue – Stade de la Beaujoire The first of two Friday night fixtures saw Nantes earn another big win ...

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Ligue 1 Review Gameweek 26

Embed from Getty Images   A brief overview of the latest Ligue 1 action covers Monaco’s slip-up at Bastia and Toulouse’s resolve at the Parc des Princes.   Friday 17 February Bastia 1-1 Monaco Venue – Stade Armand Cesari The league leaders were held to a draw at Bastia with ...

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FA Cup: Fifth Round Preview

The magic of the FA Cup is truly alive this season, as the competition now has 16 clubs remaining. For the first time in the tournament’s storied history, two non-league sides will be taking part in the fifth round. Sutton United and Lincoln City have both continued their astonishing runs, ...

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Ligue 1 Review – Gameweek 25

Embed from Getty Images   Important wins for Montpellier, Nantes, Dijon and Angers ensured there were even more twists and turns in this season’s relegation battle.   Friday 10 February Bordeaux 0-3 Paris Saint-Germain Venue – Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux Edinson Cavani’s rich form continued on Friday evening as he ...

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In Appreciation of Diego Costa

Embed from Getty Images   Every football fan has a different view of Diego Costa. Often hated by many for his antics, and adored by those who appreciate his appetite for competition. The forward has set the Premier League on fire since his arrival from then-Spanish champions Atlético Madrid in 2014, ...

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Ligue 1 Review Gameweek 24

Embed from Getty Images   Controversy at the Parc des Princes saw Lille leave empty handed, while there was a postponement at Bastia in the latest round of fixtures.   Tuesday 7 February Caen 0-4 Bordeaux Venue – Stade Michel d’Ornano The midweek Ligue 1 fixtures got off to a ...

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