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French football league at loggerheads with Mediapro over 172 million euros TV rights payment
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French football league at loggerheads with Mediapro over 172 million euros TV rights payment

Mediapro won the bulk of the 2020-2024 rights for the top two divisions (worth in total 1.15 billion euros) in 2018 and Roures says he wants to renegotiate the contract for this season, which he believes is "heavily affected by Covid-19".

Bahrain buys minority stake in Ligue 2 side Paris FC in bid to amplify country's international presence
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Bahrain buys minority stake in Ligue 2 side Paris FC in bid to amplify country's international presence

Paris FC finished 17th in the second division last season and narrowly avoided relegation. The new campaign starts on 22 August.

Olympique Lyonnais boss Jean-Michel Aulas lashes out at French League for ending Ligue 1 season, calls decision ‘stupid’
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Olympique Lyonnais boss Jean-Michel Aulas lashes out at French League for ending Ligue 1 season, calls decision ‘stupid’

Olympique Lyonnais president Jean-Michel Aulas again lashed out at the French League for ending the Ligue 1 football season early amid the COVID-19, calling the decision “stupid”.

Ligue 1: Amiens launch petition demanding justice after being relegated from top-tier football
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Ligue 1: Amiens launch petition demanding justice after being relegated from top-tier football

The LFP decided to abandon the 2019-20 season on Thursday, with Paris Saint-Germain being awarded the Ligue 1 title and Amiens and Toulouse relegated.

Coronavirus Outbreak: French football league facing tough choices after season abandoned
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Coronavirus Outbreak: French football league facing tough choices after season abandoned

The LFP was expecting a re-start on 17 June but the government’s red light means it has to decide on European spots, relegation for next season and this the champion’s title

Coronavirus pandemic: Two players at French club Troyes test postitive for COVID-19
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Coronavirus pandemic: Two players at French club Troyes test postitive for COVID-19

Two players at French club Troyes have tested positive for the coronavirus, the second division team said.

Premier League: 'Surprised' to be a part of Arsenal starting XI so soon, says 19-year-old midfielder Matteo Guendouzi
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Premier League: 'Surprised' to be a part of Arsenal starting XI so soon, says 19-year-old midfielder Matteo Guendouzi

No other teenager has played more minutes in the Premier League this season and Guendouzi credits Emery for having faith in him so early on in his Arsenal career.

French Cup: PSG's Angel Di Maria scores hat-trick in Sochaux win; Marseille demolish Bourg-en-Bresse 9-0
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French Cup: PSG's Angel Di Maria scores hat-trick in Sochaux win; Marseille demolish Bourg-en-Bresse 9-0

Angel Di Maria scored a hat-trick as holders Paris Saint-Germain defeated second-tier Sochaux 4-1 on Tuesday to reach the French Cup quarter-finals, while Marseille demolished Ligue 2 outfit Bourg-en-Bresse 9-0.

Riyad Mahrez distracted by Arsenal tranfer talks, says Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri
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Riyad Mahrez distracted by Arsenal tranfer talks, says Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri

Speculation about a possible transfer to Premier League rivals Arsenal has unsettled Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez, manager Claudio Ranieri has said.

Helena Costa is first woman football manager in Europe's big five leagues
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Helena Costa is first woman football manager in Europe's big five leagues

The 39-year-old has also managed Portuguese lower-league men's team Cheleirense, with whom she won the Lisbon regional championship with Portuguese lower-league team Cheleirense.