On the pitch, Ligue 1 remains the poor relation among Europe's "Big Five" leagues, and the outlook is not being helped by the economic crisis and a worrying dispute with the game's chief domestic TV rights holder.
Ligue 1: Neymar in PSG squad for Marseille clash after beating COVID-19; Kylian Mbappé, Marquinhos still out
PSG coach Thomas Tuchel is not sure whether Neymar, winger Angel Di Maria, goalkeeper Keylor Navas or midfielder Leandro Paredes will start the game at Parc des Princes.
Ligue 1: Kylian Mbappe, Neymar score to help PSG beat Nantes and maintain five-point lead over Marseille
Kylian Mbappe broke the deadlock shortly after halftime and Neymar sealed the win for PSG with a penalty late on.
Ligue 1: Reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain stunned by rock-bottom Dijon ahead of Club Brugge clash
Paris Saint-Germain suffered a shock 2-1 defeat at the hands of rock-bottom Dijon on Friday in a sapping setback to morale just days before they tackle Club Brugge in the Champions League.
Lyon have decided to sack Brazilian coach Sylvinho just 11 matches into the season after a dreadful run of form, the Ligue 1 club said on Monday.
Ligue 1: Skipper Marcelo injured as Lyon stumble against Strasbourg as Champions League trip to Barcelona looms
Lyon's stand-in captain Marcelo left the field with a leg injury as his side struggled to a 2-2 draw at Strasbourg on Saturday, just days away from the Champions League last 16 second leg at Barcelona.
Ligue 1: Boubacar Kamara's lone goal gives Marseille first home win since November in closed-doors fixture against Bordeaux
Marseille won for the first time at home since November as they beat Bordeaux at an empty Stade Velodrome as the hosts were punished for crowd trouble.
Ligue 1: Edinson Cavani bags hat-trick as perfect Paris Saint-Germain leave Thierry Henry's Monaco on the mat
Thierry Henry's disastrous start as coach of Monaco continued on Sunday as Edinson Cavani's VAR-assisted hat-trick helped Paris Saint-Germain to an easy 4-0 win that saw them extend their perfect record in Ligue 1 this season.
Ligue 1: Moussa Konate scores brace as Amiens hold PSG to a draw; Nimes make it to top division after 25 years
Amiens, promoted to the top flight for the first time last year, will return for a second season in Ligue 1 after the result left them 10 points clear of the relegation places with three matches to play.