Paris FC and Red Star mean Paris is more than PSG

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Unlike many other major capital cities in Europe, Paris has only one top division football team. Paris Saint-Germain has taken major strides towards building its profile on an international level in recent years through its recruitment of major international stars such as Thiago Silva, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Edinson Cavani, but the capital city’s other clubs have continued to struggle. In episode […]

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Ligue 2 Previews: Week 28

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FC Metz vs Stade Brestois 29: Friday 19:00 – @FRfootballWillG As has been the case for most of the season, Metz have once again stuttered in their bid for promotion. No wins in three after three consecutive wins sums up their campaign, with the Lorraine side now 5th in Ligue 2 and not looking any more likely to grab the […]

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Ligue 2: Preview and Betting Tips – Week Five

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Before the first international break of the season, we have some top Ligue 2 games this weekend. Second plays third and league leaders Metz face a tough test against former Ligue 1 side Evian. Down at the bottom, Auxerre in 18th face a tough relegation-type battle against Nimes.   Clermont Foot v AS Nancy: Friday 19:00 – @rich_allen85 Two of […]

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Red Star FC: 2015/16 Ligue 2 Preview

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Coach: Rui Almeida Stadium: Stade Pierre Brisson Last Season: Champions of National DEFENCE Red Star actually have a couple of proven keepers at Ligue 2 level. In fact, the no1 starter Vincent Plante even has a number of Ligue 1 matches under his belt. They should be well set in between the sticks with ex-Laval man Arnaud Balijon backing him up. The […]

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