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Who were the best strikers in Ligue 1 – 2012/13

Who were the best strikers in Ligue 1 – 2012/13

by Jonathan Fadugba Despite there being an abundance of football to keep you ticking over through the summer (more than usual or is it just me?), the off-season is usually a good time for reflection. On Just Football we recently used the time to run #StrikersWeek, in which I statistically […]

Henri Bedimo: Talented full-back available for the right price

Henri Bedimo: Talented full-back available for the right price

With all the transfer hoo-hah about Younes Belhanda, the other Montpellier player cleared for departure from Mosson has been slightly overlooked in the rumour stakes. Cultured left-back Henri Bedimo shouldn’t cost a lot (ignore LouLou, he says things all the time) and would bring one lucky buyer some very attractive […]

GOLAZO: Clement Grenier scores a wondergoal against Real Madrid

GOLAZO: Clement Grenier scores a wondergoal against Real Madrid

If you haven’t seen this goal yet, prepare to be amazed. Against Real Madrid in last night’s friendly the Lyon midfielder enhanced his reputation even further with a lovely “no look” goal. Sheer skill, craft and just plain cheek from the outstanding youngster. Grenier was a member of this year’s […]

Women’s Euros – Le Bilan des Bleues

Women’s Euros – Le Bilan des Bleues

The morning after the night before, and having reached the status of favourites with three wins in the group stage, and eight out of eight in qualifiers, France are out after losing to Denmark, who were there thanks to a hat, on penalties. «C’est ce sport : il faut savoir […]

Report: France 1 Denmark 1 – Women’s Euros

Report: France 1 Denmark 1 – Women’s Euros

A worrying note before the match – Marie-Laure Delie, absent in the last group game after picking up a knock in the warm-up, listed as ‘très incertaine’. Another, Bruno Bini absent from the press conference on Sunday for a ‘family problem’. So, in the absence of your regular striker, and […]

Marquinhos makes it a PSG hat-trick of signings

Marquinhos makes it a PSG hat-trick of signings

On Thursday evening French champions Paris Saint-Germain completed a hat-trick in transfer dealings this week. For the tiny sum of €35 million they have signed Brazilian defender Marcos Aoás Corrêa – you may know him as Marquinhos. The former Corinthian defender signed for AS Roma only 12 months ago and […]

First Class Feret: Return trip to Brittany

First Class Feret: Return trip to Brittany

By Pete Sharland If you had a quick browse through Julien Feret’s career you would see that he started his time in football with Stade Rennais and after a number of transfers, has ended up back with his original club. It is a pattern repeated by many footballers but this […]

Report: France 3 – 0 England, Women’s Euros

Report: France 3 – 0 England, Women’s Euros

So, having won the first two games France had already qualified, so Bruno Bini decided to try changing it up, replacing the goalkeeper, two defenders, one holder, and switching the attack around. While one appreciates that he might be trying to get his back-ups up and running in a safe […]