Articles by: French Football Weekly

Episode 133: When Is a Crisis Not a Crisis

Episode 133: When Is a Crisis Not a Crisis

This week’s podcast starts briefly in Lille because they managed to score three goals. Amazing. Then it’s off to Brittany as Guingamp shock PSG with a 1-0 and spark the ridiculous crisis in Paris stories. Monaco next as they get a Champions League draw that will favour their style of […]

Cedric Barbosa’s One-Man Crusade Comes Up Short #FFWTOTW

Cedric Barbosa’s One-Man Crusade Comes Up Short #FFWTOTW

So, the big story of the weekend – as for most weekends recently – was the cat-and-mouse game played between PSG and OM as they fight for the top spot. PSG got to go first, and pulled off a 2-1 win over Nantes, who went ahead early doors with a […]

Five-star Claudio Beauvue hero at the Roudourou #FFWTOTW

Five-star Claudio Beauvue hero at the Roudourou #FFWTOTW

The last set of mid-week fixtures before the winter break saw the three teams at the top searching for a last-minute winner, but only Alexandre Lacazette and Lyon – somewhat fortuitously – managed to find it. With just seconds remaining, Lacazette picked the ball up wide, his cross-come-shot was fired […]

Episode 132: Thauvin Needs To Get Over Himself

Episode 132: Thauvin Needs To Get Over Himself

This week’s podcast starts in Saint-Etienne with Les Verts finally ending the 20-year curse. The 3-0 win over Lyon is a huge result and puts a dent in their title challenge. Next it’s off to the Champagne region to celebrate Reims excellent run of seven without a defeat. How far […]

Episode 131: Aloé Aloé

Episode 131: Aloé Aloé

This week on the FFW podcast the guys discuss the recent game between Marseille and Bordeaux, looking at the good and bad points shown by both sides. Marseille take on Nantes on Friday and the the pod discusses the FCN side with the best defence in Ligue 1. Monaco and […]

Episode 130: Classique Marseille Downed in Paris

Episode 130: Classique Marseille Downed in Paris

After the first Le Classique of the season, the team come together to discuss the game and the ramifications from PSG’s 2-0 victory. Can OM bounce back, is this PSG’s title now and is Zlatan’s presence negative on the squad. The pod also celebrates the success of Lyon this season […]

Episode 129: Fancy a packet of Adrien Rib-iot

Episode 129: Fancy a packet of Adrien Rib-iot

On this week’s podcast the guys chat about Claude Makelele’s departure from Bastia and Willy Sagnol’s questionable remarks on African players plus chat about the weekend’s action. Looking towards Le Classique, the guys talk about PSG and the new contract signed by Adrien Rabiot. Enjoy. RIGHT CLICK TO DOWNLOAD AND […]

Episode 128: Turning back the clock like Gourcuff

Episode 128: Turning back the clock like Gourcuff

Without Jeremy Smith it’s just Andrew and Jonathan this week, but they do cover a whole host of topics. Edinson Cavani his two goals and his sending off, Marseille’s free-agent conundrum and title challenge. Lille’s chances against Everton and the resurgent Lyon with Alexandre Lacazette and Nabil Fekir. Plus they […]