Ligue 1 Betting: Week 8 – Caen vs Toulouse, Rennes vs Guingamp, Lyon vs Saint-Etienne

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Every matchday the FFW team of Andrew, Jeremy, Philippa and Rich will each pick a game where they believe both teams will score, and an anytime scorer. SPONSORS….THIS COULD BE YOUR FEATURE Let’s look at how the team did in Week 7. It wasn’t pretty… Of the 8 possible “points” on offer, the team managed a total of one, as Bafetimbi […]

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Why Rene Girard is not the right guy for FC Nantes

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Where did the magic go? After 7 games in this season, Nantes are camped in 18th in the Ligue 1 table. The “Canaris” were prepared to have a difficult kick-off this season, but did not anticipate being in such dreadful position early on. You have to admit, the Atlantic coastal club has had some up and downs in the last ten years: relegation to […]

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A change in approach – An Italian Job or Realpolitik in Ligue 1?

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Seven rounds in, there have been many surprises in Ligue 1 so far, including what the hell are PSG up to, Pascal Dupraz for President, and yikes Lille. One interesting side-note has been a change from the norm in formation terms – to three (or five) at the back. This approach is not unheard of in France, of course, but this season’s […]

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Preview : Saint-Etienne v Anderlecht – Europa League

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Saint-Etienne welcome Anderlecht to the Geoffroy-Guichard in something of a pickle. They got a point from their first game, away at Mainz, thanks to a late equaliser from Robert Beric, in a fairly level game. A creditable away point, therefore, and now a slightly sterner test; and not just due to the nature of the opposition. Christophe Galtier has fairly frequent […]

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Preview : Krasnodar v Nice – Europa League

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Nice are riding high in Ligue 1 at the moment, but had a difficult evening of it when Schalke visited the Allianz Riviera, the visitors getting twenty shots off in their 1-0 win. Now les Aiglons face an archetypal tricky away trip, 3,000 km away in Krasnodar, in search of points. Founded only in 2008, FCK are currently sixth in the Premier League […]

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Ligue 1 Betting: Week 7 – PSG v Toulouse, Monaco v Angers, Marseille v Nantes

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Every matchday the FFW team of Andrew, Jeremy, Philippa and Rich will each pick a game where they believe both teams will score, and an anytime scorer. SPONSORS….THIS COULD BE YOUR FEATURE Let’s look at how the team did in Week 6.  Jeremy started well, Marko Basa’s header against Toulouse levelling for the home side before losing 2-1. Despite conceding four […]

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Ligue 1 Betting : Week 6 – Nice v Monaco, Metz v Bordeaux, Angers v Caen

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Every matchday the FFW team of Andrew, Jeremy, Philippa and Rich will each pick a game where they believe both teams will score, and an anytime scorer. SPONSORS….THIS COULD BE YOUR FEATURE Let’s look at how the team did in Week 5. It wasn’t pretty – especially for Andrew and Jeremy, whose “both teams to score” picks both ended 0-0 and […]

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Ligue 1 Betting : Week 5 – Marseille v Lyon, Monaco v Rennes, Toulouse v Guingamp

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Every weekend the FFW team of Andrew, Jeremy, Philippa and Rich will each pick a game where they believe both teams will score, and an anytime scorer. SPONSORS….THIS COULD BE YOUR FEATURE Let’s look at how the team did in Week 4. It was success all round for the team as Lille v Monaco, Angers v Dijon, Lyon v Bordeaux […]

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