Preview: Marseille vs. Ajaccio

October 8, 2022

For the first time in nearly a decade, Ajaccio will pay a visit to the Stade Velodrome for a Ligue 1 encounter against Marseille on Saturday. Les Olympiens are coming off a 4-1 victory versus Sporting Lisbon in the Champions League on Tuesday, while L’ours lost their seventh match of the domestic campaign last weekend, 3-1 at home to Clermont. Their midweek encounter began about as poorly as anyone could…

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Preview: Paris Saint-Germain vs. Nice

October 1, 2022

Paris Saint-Germain will endeavour to maintain or extend their lead at the top of the Ligue 1 table when an out-of-sorts Nice side pay a visit to the Parc des Princes on Saturday night. Before the international break, Christophe Galtier’s side secured a 1-0 win over Lyon, while Les Aiglons fell to defeat by the same scoreline against Angers. Unsurprisingly greeted by a hostile atmosphere at Lyon’s Groupama Stadium, PSG…

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Preview: Angers vs. Marseille

September 29, 2022

Angers will endeavour to record their third-straight victory in Ligue 1 when Marseille pay a visit to the Stade Raymond Kopa on Friday night. Les Scoistes secured a hard-fought 1-0 success over Nice during their most recent game, while Les Olympiens settled for a share of the spoils in a 1-1 draw with Rennes. As if waiting for a bus, Angers fans waited a long time for a win in…

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Preview: Reims vs. Monaco 

September 17, 2022

Seeking to return to winnings ways after suffering a midweek defeat in Europe, Monaco travel to Northeastern France to face Reims in Ligue 1 on Sunday. The hosts are yet to win at the Stade Auguste-Delaune II so far this season, while the visitors have picked up seven points from a possible nine on the road. Reims were unable to extend their unbeaten run to five matches after they lost…

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Preview: Lyon vs. Paris Saint-Germain

September 17, 2022

Paris Saint-Germain will endeavour to cement their position at the top of the Ligue 1 table when they travel to the Groupama Stadium to face Lyon on Sunday night. Les Gones went down 2-1 to Monaco last weekend, while the French champions survived a scare to beat Maccabi Haifa 3-1 in the Champions League. Defending set-pieces was clearly not on the agenda for Peter Bosz’s Lyon side at the Stade…

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Preview: Montpellier HSC vs. Strasbourg

September 16, 2022

A struggling Strasbourg side will make the journey South to Montpellier HSC, eyeing up their maiden victory of the 2022-23 Ligue 1 campaign. Winless after seven matches, Strasbourg begin the weekend inside the bottom four, with fears mounting over a potential relegation. While they have only lost two of their opening seven matches, it is the zero in the win column that will be troubling Strasbourg supporters. Five draws does…

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