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
In the draw for the group stages of the 16/17 Europa League conducted today, Ligue 1 had two representatives in AS Saint-Etienne and OGC Nice.
Saint-Etienne will be in Group C along with Anderlecht, Mainz and Qabala.
Nice have drawn Schalke, Salzburg and Krasnodar in Group I
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The Ligue 1 team of the year, as voted for by the UNFP, has been announced. Champions Paris Saint-Germain dominate the list with as many as EIGHT players in the XI. Marseille have two representatives in Goalkeeper of the Year Steve Mandanda and Player of the Year Lassana Diarra. Nice’s Hatem Ben Arfa is the only non PSG & OM player in the XI Continue reading
Hatem Ben Arfa stars for Nice as they beat Reims 2-0 to go third in the league. The visitors could drop into the relegation zone if Gazelec Ajaccio win their weekend fixture.
Ben Arfa set up Germain for Nice’s opener and scored the second himself from the penalty spot Continue reading
Alexandre Lacazette’s 82nd minute equaliser helps ten man Olympique Lyonnais draw with OGNC Nice Continue reading
Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain make short work of OGC Nice, scoring four at Parc des Primces. Ibrahimovic with three for PSG while former Newcastle star Hatem Ben Arfa netted for the visitors Continue reading