The Ligue 1 Team of the Year 2017, as voted for the UNFP has been officially revealed. PSG, who had eight players in the 2015-16 Team of the Season, have only three players in the 2016/17 edition- an indication of how tightly fought Ligue 1 has been this season.
Monaco have been the surprise packages in France this season- they look set to dethrone PSG and also reached the ladt four of the Champions League. No surprise then that ASM dominate the UNFP Team of the Season with 6 players- Subasic, Sidibe, Glik, Mendy, Bernardo Silva and Mbappe all feature in the list.
The three PSG players in the team are Cavani, Thiago Silva and Verratti. Nice and Lyon have one representative each- John Michael Serie for OGCN and Alexandre Lacazette for OL Continue reading
OGC Nice continue their march forward as they beat FC Nantes 4-1 on 30 October, 2016 in front of a 24,418 strong crowd at Allianz Riviera. Mario Balotelli once again among the scorers for the Ligue 1 leaders. Continue reading
Alyssane Plea scores a hat trick for OGC Nice as they beat Metz 4-2 in this Ligue 1 clash on Sunday. Cyprien with a late goal for Nice, while Mandjeck and Diallo netted for Metz Continue reading
Mario Balotelli continues his great scoring form of OGCN but they go down 5-2 to Krasnodar in Russia in their Europa League clash on 29 September, 2016 Continue reading
Abdul Baba scores the winner for Schalke 04 as they beat OGC Nice 1-0 in France Continue reading
Mario Balotelli scored two on debut for OGC Nice last night as they beat Marseille 3-2 in Ligue 1. Balotelli had scored only TWO league goals in the last two seasons and equalled that tally within 78 minutes of OGCN’s game against Marseille.
Has Ligue 1 found its next Ibrahimovic in Balotelli? Continue reading