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  • Untimely Lille clash hinders PSG's Euro hopes

    PSG were frustrated in their attempts to rework a congested fixture list as league officials rejected the club's request to reschedule this weekend's encounter, leaving Laurent Blanc's men just two full days to prepare for Tuesday's first leg. Reaching the last four of Europe's premier club…

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  • Fletcher on target in Marseille win

    Scotland striker Steven Fletcher marked his first start for new side Marseille with a goal in their 2-0 French Cup win against minnows Trelissac on Thursday. Fletcher played the full 90 minutes of the last-16 tie in Bordeaux against fourth-tier opponents and secured OM's victory when he converted…

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  • PSG forward Lavezzi close to China move

    Paris Saint-Germain forward Ezequiel Lavezzi looks set to become the latest footballer to swap Europe for China after the French champions said talks with Hebei China Fortune were progressing. "The talks are going very well, but nothing will be finalised for a few days," said PSG, while French…

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  • Ibrahimovic sends PSG into French Cup quarters

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice as holders Paris Saint-Germain eased past Lyon 3-0 to reach the quarter-finals of the French Cup on Wednesday, extending the capital club's winning run to 16 matches. Ibrahimovic bundled in the opening goal just past the hour at the Parc des Princes, and the Swede…

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  • Ibrahimovic scores 2 as PSG beats Lyon 3-0 in French Cup

    Paris Saint-Germain beat Lyon 3-0 to reach the French Cup quarterfinals on Wednesday and remain on course to repeat its domestic treble of last season. Zlatan Ibrahimovic, who scored two second-half goals, will be out of contract at the end of the season and was waiting on a new deal despite…

    The Associated Press
  • Chelsea, PSG owners eye Beckham MLS buy-in: report

    Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich, Paris Saint Germain's Qatari owners and a Chinese group are among investors looking at purchasing a majority stake in David Beckham's Major League Soccer team, the Miami Herald reported. Citing an unnamed source close to the negotiations, the newspaper said Beckham…

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  • Racially abused commuter to attend PSG vs Chelsea match

    The commuter who was prevented by a group of Chelsea fans from boarding a metro train last year because he is black has accepted an invitation from Paris Saint-Germain to attend the French team's next Champions League game against the London club. Souleymane Sylla's lawyer told The Associated…

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  • Leicester and Riyad Mahrez lead AP Global Football 10

    LONDON (AP) -- Leicester and its playmaker Riyad Mahrez took leading honors in the Associated Press Global Football 10 on Tuesday after two Premier League wins in a week against Liverpool and Manchester City.

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  • Nice star Ben Arfa sidelined for a month

    Nice (France) (AFP) - Nice forward Hatem Ben Arfa was on Tuesday ruled out for around a month with a hamstring injury, the Ligue 1 side announced.

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  • Ibrahimovic scores as unbeaten PSG wins 2-1 at Marseille

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored the first goal and set up the winner for Angel di Maria as Paris Saint-Germain won 2-1 away at bitter rival Marseille on Sunday, extending its record unbeaten league run to 34 matches and maintaining its massive 24-point lead. Ibrahimovic pounced in the second minute with…

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  • Monaco get Champions League boost, seven see red

    Monaco's hopes of Champions League football next season got a boost with a 1-0 win over Nice on Saturday as Lyon rekindled their European challenge by beating Angers 3-0. The Riveria derby clash between the second and third placed teams failed to ignite Monaco's Stade Louis II before midfielder…

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  • Lavezzi out of PSG squad as China beckons

    Paris Saint Germain forward Ezequiel Lavezzi will not be in the squad for the trip to Marseille on Sunday as he continues to be chased by Chinese club Shanghai Greenland Shenhua. Shenhua seem determined to join in the recent spending spree in China, and they may offer Argentina international…

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  • Blanc says 'no conditions' in PSG new contract talks

    Paris (AFP) - Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc insisted Saturday that negotiations with the Ligue 1 giants over a contract extension were advancing and were not linked to success in the Champions League.

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  • PSG bid to extend unbeaten French Ligue 1 run at Marseille

    Paris Saint-Germain will be looking to extend their Ligue 1 unbeaten streak at bitter rivals Marseille on Sunday as the hosts bid to end their own record winless run at home. Laurent Blanc's champions stretched their unbeaten run to a record 33 matches with a 3-1 win over Lorient midweek and next…

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  • Jiangsu Suning FC record signing Ramires scores on debut

    Jiangsu Suning's record signing Ramires has paid immediate dividends for his new club after he scored on his debut for the Chinese outfit. The Brazilian midfielder, who arrived from Chelsea last month for 28 million euros ($31 million), side-footed a volley from a right-wing cross to open the…

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  • PSG sets French league record with 33rd game unbeaten

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored again as Paris Saint-Germain beat Lorient 3-1 to set a new French league record of 33 consecutive games unbeaten on Wednesday. After creating the opening goal for strike partner Edinson Cavani early in the first half, Ibrahimovic grabbed his league-leading 20th of the…

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  • PSG set new French league unbeaten record

    Paris Saint-Germain established a new Ligue 1 record on Wednesday as they stretched their unbeaten streak to 33 matches by easing past Lorient 3-1 at the Parc des Princes. Edinson Cavani was given a rare start by Laurent Blanc and justified his manager's decision by opening the scoring in only the…

    AFP