Three French clubs will be competing in the group stages of the 2016/17 Champions League- Paris Saint-Germain, Olympique Lyonnais and AS Monaco.
PSG will be in Pot 1 for the group stage draws, with Lyon in Pot 2 and Monaco, who beat Villarreal in their playoff tie, in Group 4.
At the end of the 2015/16, these were their UEFA club coefficents
Fabinho’s late penalty sealed a 1-0 win for AS Monaco at the Stade Louis II in the second leg of their Champions League playoff clash against Villarreal (3-1 on aggregate). Check out the video highlights from ASM v Villarreal below Continue reading
Here is a post that tracks attendance for all major league (Ligue 1 + Champions League) clashes at Parc des Princes for the 2016/2017 season Continue reading
Goals from Fabinho (3) and Bernardo Silva (72) gave AS Monaco a 2-1 win over Villarreal in the first leg of their Champions League playoff tie in Spain. Alexandre Pato netted for Villarreal. Bernard Mendy sent off late in the game for ASM Continue reading
Heavy defeat for Leicester in the Champions Cup in the United States early this morning, as PSG put four past the Foxes at the Stubhub Center. Cavani, Ikone, Moura and Edouard were on target for Paris. Continue reading
Both Lille and Saint-Etienne drew the first legs of their Europa League ties last night. LOSC, who were up against Qabala, went behind in the 13th minute when Vernydub scored for the visitors, but levelled shortly after the interval through Ryan Mendes.
St.Etienne drew 0-0 against Greek side AEK Athens.
Both Lille and St.Etienne were hosts in the first leg, and will have to travel to Azerbaijan and Greece respectively for the return legs next week.