Deschamps’ reaction to a question about the World Cup in Qatar

THE SPORTSCAN – At his press conference on Thursday, the Blues boss was asked what leeway he gives his players on social issues. He is used to discussing topics that go far beyond the subject. And as usual, he adapts to it fairly easily most of the time. This has not been lacking this Thursday … Read more

Pogba very uncertain, big doubts about Giroud, a (slightly) enlarged group… The latest trends on Deschamps’ list

FIGARO INFO – Didier Deschamps will announce his squad for the four June League of Nations meetings this Thursday. With four games in eleven days (Denmark, Croatia, Austria and Croatia again) and a title defense in the Nations League, the Blues program promises to be relatively tight in June. Didier Deschamps knows this better than … Read more

Nkunku, Off-Ground Talent / Germany / RB Leipzig / SOFOOT.com

Largely forgotten by the UNFP Trophies, Christopher Nkunku took solace this week by winning the Bundesliga’s Player of the Season title. As a sign that the reputation gained in Germany has not yet reached France and that it would now be a question of associating with the blues. That’s good: Didier Deschamps gives his list … Read more

The Barjots of Seville / C3 / Finals / Eintracht-Rangers / SOFOOT.com

In the country of the most successful European club in the Europa League, Rangers and Eintracht Frankfurt have to cross the last curtain this Wednesday evening. Nothing predestined them for a European final this year. But in a Sánchez Pizjuán stadium that could have tripled its capacity given the crazy enthusiasm, history is being written … Read more

morfals kombat / Ligue 2 / Play-off 1 / Paris FC-Sochaux / SOFOOT.com

This Tuesday, Paris FC and Sochaux start the play-offs to join Ligue 1 at a Charléty stadium ready to release its gala wear, which has been stored in a stable since May 2019 and lost to Lens on penalties . Plagued by injuries throughout the season, the Parisians nonetheless believe in their star, as does … Read more

City held back by Bowen and Fabiański’s West Ham / Premier League / J37 / West Ham-Man City (2-2) / May 15, 2022 / SOFOOT.com

A brace from Jarrod Bowen in the first half, a saved penalty by Łukasz Fabiański in the last few minutes and leaders Manchester City lost two points on West Ham’s pitch in the second half (2-2) despite a comeback. And that at the beginning of the last championship day, which could be announced grandiosely. Westham … Read more

Ajaccio, praise of solidity / France / AC Ajaccio / SOFOOT.com

AC Ajaccio, who won the leaders of Toulouse (1-0) on Saturday night, retained their second place in Ligue 2 and will therefore continue to develop on the upper floor in 2022-2023. A resolution that could surprise more than one, since Olivier Pantaloni’s band was not programmed a priori to meet at such a party. But … Read more

The UNFP Trophy Ceremony / France / UNFP Trophies / SOFOOT.com

Best referees: Benoît Bastien (best referee in Ligue 1)Cyril Gringore (Ligue 1 Best Assistant)Olivier Thual (top referee Ligue 2)Stephan Pignatelli (Best Assistant Ligue 2) Best Player of Ligue 2: Branco van den Boomen (Toulouse FC) Ligue 2 best goalkeeper: Benjamin Leroy (AC Ajaccio) Best Coach of Ligue 2: Philippe Montanier (Toulouse FC) Best Ligue 1 … Read more

Cheated by his agents, ex-footballer Yohan Mollo lost ‘between 10 and 15 million euros’

THE SPORTSCAN – The ex-AS Monaco, Saint-Etienne or even Saint-Petersburg player says he’s ruined because of his former agents. Passed by France, Spain or even Russia, Yohan Mollo played in 14 different clubs during his football career, which was not a long smooth river. “The world of football is a wild environment where only the … Read more