Group E Champions League 2016/2017- ASM with Spurs & Leverkusen

AS Monaco have been handed a tough looking Champions League group that also contains CSKA Moscow, Tottenham Hotspur and Bayer Leverkusen. All four sides will feel that they’re in with a chance to win the group and we should see some very keenly contested games.

Monaco qualified for the Champions League via the playoffs, pipping Spanish side Villarreal to a spot in the group stages Continue reading

Hazard Voted French Player Of The Year

Exciting Lille midfielder Eden Hazard has been voted the French Player of the Year by his peers.

The 20-year-old Hazard, who has been the subject of much transfer speculation from Arsenal, Real Madrid and Spurs, was instrumental in Lille winning the double of the Ligue 1 title and Coupe de France this season.

Hazard scored seven goals and created nine assists this season. He made his Lille debut as a 16-year-old and recently signed a new contract with the club until 2015.

Hazard had won the Young Player of the Year over the past two seasons. He won Sunday’s award ahead of teammate Moussa Sow – the league’s top scorer – Lorient forward Kevin Gameiro and Paris Saint-Germain playmaker Nene.