Tottenham v Lyon: Europa League Preview

Europa League football is back this midweek, and Theo Benneworth looks ahead to the Anglo-French clash between Spurs and Lyon. After a two-month break, European football nights are back to quench our thirst for club-level continental clashes. While Tuesday and Wednesday gave us a few sips of Champion’s League action, Thursday brings with it copious lashings of Europa League goodness […]

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OL Féminin: The Pride of Lyon

This weekend, Olympique Lyonnais’ women’s team defeated rivals Juvisy at the Stade de Gerland. Theo Benneworth was there to watch this latest success for the defending French and European Champions. The OL Men’s team may be flying high in Ligue 1 this season, and its success since the turn of the century has contributed enormously to putting French football on […]

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Gomis, Zlatan and Gignac Wallpapers

      Something we have been meaning to do for a while on FFW. Wallpapers for your computer/phone/tablet. We will create one for each Ligue 1 team before taking requests. Feedback is much appreciated. To save the full size click on the image twice. Any specific size requests please comment on this page. Let us know what you think.

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Gignac 2-2 Ibrahimovic as honours are shared in Le Classique


Another great weekend of football in Ligue 1, with a bumper 33 goals scored over the 10 matches – great for all Ligue 1-ophiles looking to spread the good word about the Championnat. Matchday 8 saw some great matches, and was a good week for, amongst others, Lille who grabbed their first win since the opening day, Reims who continued […]

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Ali Ahamada’s heroics steal a point from Rennes


Where does the week go? After a wonderful weekend in France the new weekend of games is nearly upon us, but we couldn’t let last week pass without picking out a couple of the great goals scored this weekend. The story of the weekend has to be Toulouse goalkeeper Ali Ahamada, but we’ll get back to that in a minute. […]

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Making Lyon financially strong again: Why Jean-Michel Aulas was right

Lyon fans have had one of their toughest summers in recent history. Ever since early June, there has hardly been a day without a new rumour linking one of OL’s major players to another club. Many football aficionados started to believe that Jean-Michel Aulas, who has almost single-handedly turned OL into a French powerhouse, had simply ‘lost it’. He had […]

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Michel Bastos: What a way to say goodbye

Time again to re-cap the action in Ligue 1 this week. From seven away wins last week there were none this week. Only 20 g0als over the three days of action but from cracking games none the less. Lille opened the Grand Stade Lille Metropole with a 1-1 draw with Nancy. New boys Bastia made it two wins from two […]

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2012/13 Ligue 1 Previews

FFW PRESENTS OUR 2012/2013 LIGUE 1 PREVIEWS The brand new Ligue 1 season is upon us. On Friday night Montpellier take on Toulouse and get the new season underway. Now to lauch the new season we have got together some of the best Ligue 1 writers and put together previews for all twenty Ligue 1 sides. So either click the […]

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