Departing Mbappe heads Paris Saint-Germain sweep at players' union annual awards

France, May 14 -- Mbappe, who on Friday announced he would be leaving PSG at the end of the season, was voted by his peers in the Union National des Footballeurs Professionnels (UNFP) as Ligue 1 playe... Read More

Toulouse beat PSG to blight Mbappe's final home game

France, May 13 -- Kylian Mbappe duly received boos from thousands of the PSG faithful when his name was announced ahead of the kick-off against Toulouse at the Parc des Princes. Fortunately, for the ... Read More

Eurovision Song Contest chiefs disqualify Dutch entrant over backstage incident

France, May 11 -- Klein, 26, was barred from the competition less than 12 hours before he was due to go on stage with his entry Europapa. On Friday night, he failed to appear for the dress rehearsal ... Read More

Mbappe confirms he will leave Paris Saint-Germain at the end of the season

France, May 10 -- Mbappe, 25, joined PSG in 2017 and has won 14 trophies alongside the likes of Neymar, Lionel Messi and Marco Verratti. He has finished top of the Ligue 1 scoring charts for the past ... Read More

French imports of Russian fertiliser surge since start of Ukraine war

France, May 10 -- Between 60 and 70 percent of fertilisers used on French farms have traditionally come from abroad. In 2021, 442,000 tonnes of fertiliser was brought in from Russia. But in 2023, a ... Read More

Monaco's defeat at Lyon gifts Paris Saint-Germain Ligue 1 crown for 12th time

France, April 28 -- Adi Hutter's men needed to win at the Groupama Stadium to keep the Ligue 1 title race alive for at least another 10 days and also improve their chances of qualifying for next seaso... Read More

PSG fluff chance to claim Ligue 1 title with draw against lowly Le Havre

France, April 27 -- The faithful at least heartily applauded the players at the end of the game for battling from 3-1 down to reach parity at a rain-swept Parc des Princes. With Wednesday's trip to D... Read More

Paris expo recounts global struggles throughout Olympics history

France, April 26 -- Showing at the national History of Immigration Museum in eastern Paris, the exhibition highlights the fractious hinterland of the Games since they were prised out of the ancient hi... Read More

French Open 2024: rain will no longer stop play on Court Suzanne Lenglen

France, April 25 -- "The most obvious thing will be the roof over Court Suzanne Lenglen," said tournament director Amelie Mauresmo. "It will allow us to have matches when it is raining and give us a ... Read More

Monaco beat Lille to boost Champions League hopes and delay PSG's title party

France, April 24 -- Monaco went into the clash at the Stade Louis II knowing that a stalemate would allow PSG to claim the crown after the pacesetters had thrashed Lorient 4-1 in the night's early kic... Read More