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Lille seal Champions League qualification, Brest join Metz in Ligue 1

Lille's place in the Champions League qualifying rounds has been confirmed following Saint-Etienne's defeat to Montpellier, while Brest have joined Metz in being promoted to Ligue 1.
Neymar

Neymar hit with three-match ban for assaulting Rennes fan

Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has been handed a three-match suspension after punching a Rennes supporter in the aftermath of his side’s Coupe de France final defeat.
Germany legend Andreas Brehme has urged Julian Draxler to leave the ‘beautiful mess’ at Paris Saint-Germain.

Julian Draxler told to leave ‘beautiful mess’ at Paris Saint-Germain

Germany legend Andreas Brehme has urged Julian Draxler to leave the ‘beautiful mess’ at Paris Saint-Germain.
Neymar has a secret clause in his contract

Thomas Tuchel happy with Neymar amid Paris Saint-Germain slump

Thomas Tuchel praised Neymar's performance as struggling Ligue 1 champions Paris Saint-Germain drew against Nice.
Neymar has a secret clause in his contract

Neymar reaches 50 goals for PSG with penalty against Nice

Neymar scored for the 50th time for Paris Saint-Germain in Saturday's Ligue 1 clash with Nice, reaching the half-century landmark in his 57th game.
Neymar has received the backing of Paris Saint-Germain head coach Thomas Tuchel after his reaction to Saturday's Coupe de France final loss continued to overshadow the build-up to Tuesday's Ligue 1 outing against Montpellier.

Thomas Tuchel: Neymar hates to lose

Neymar has received the backing of Paris Saint-Germain head coach Thomas Tuchel after his reaction to Saturday's Coupe de France final loss continued to overshadow the build-up to Tuesday's Ligue 1 outing against Montpellier.
Gianluigi Buffon has no regrets over his “beautiful” decision to swap life at Serie A champions Juventus for that at Ligue 1 title holders Paris Saint-Germain.

Gianluigi Buffon: No regrets over decision to leave Juventus for Paris Saint-Germain

Gianluigi Buffon has no regrets over his “beautiful” decision to swap life at Serie A champions Juventus for that at Ligue 1 title holders Paris Saint-Germain.
Stephanie Frappart

Stephanie Frappart first woman to referee Ligue 1 match

French official Stephanie Frappart will become the first woman to referee a Ligue 1 match when Amiens host Strasbourg on Sunday.
Morocco coach Herve Renard

Morocco coach Herve Renard denies meeting with Lyon

Morocco coach Herve Renard has responded to reports about a potential move to Lyon.
Arsene Wenger

Arsene Wenger: Patrick Vieira will become Arsenal manager in future

Former Arsenal boss, Arsene Wenger, has said Patrick Vieira is destined to return to the club as manager in the future.
Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe celebrating after scoring against Nantes during the L1 football match on Dec 23, 2018. AFP

Jean-Pierre Papin: Kylian Mbappe is the real star at PSG, not Neymar

Kylian Mbappe is “the real star” at Paris Saint-Germain, says Jean-Pierre Papin, with Neymar operating in the 20-year-old’s shadow.
Nicolas Pepe

Barcelona, Liverpool in race to sign Nicolas Pepe

Uefa Champions League semi-final opponents Barcelona and Liverpool are among the club's interested in signing Ivory Coast attacker Nicolas Pepe.

Dani Alves becomes the world’s most decorated footballer

Dani Alves has added yet another medal to his cabinet making him the world’s most decorated footballer after Paris Saint Germain won the French Ligue 1 on Sunday.
Paris Saint-Germain v Monaco

Paris Saint-Germain pay tributes to Notre Dame

Kylian Mbappe scored a hat-trick as Paris St-Germain celebrated winning Ligue 1 by beating Monaco on a day of tributes to Notre Dame cathedral.
Cote d’Ivoire player Nicolas Pepe is a wanted man in Europe, according to his own agent.

No decision taken on Lille’s Nicolas Pepe transfer discussions – agent

Cote d’Ivoire player Nicolas Pepe is a wanted man in Europe, according to his own agent.

Radamel Falcao: I’ve got years left at top level

Radamel Falcao was unwilling to discuss his Monaco future, but believes he can play at the top level for "many years".
PSG

Paris St-Germain lose 3-2 to Nantes, miss another chance to win Ligue 1 title

Paris St-Germain missed the chance to win the Ligue 1 title at the third attempt as they lost 3-2 to Nantes.
Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness says he would buy Kylian Mbappe immediately if the German giants could afford the Paris Saint-Germain star.

Ligue 1: PSG drop Kylian Mbappe for title decider at Nantes

Kylian Mbappe has been dropped by Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel for the Ligue 1 leaders’ title decider at Nantes on Wednesday following the star striker’s scathing comments at the weekend.

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Governor Ambode inaugurates arts theatre in Epe

Lagos State Governor, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, on Friday evening inaugurated the ultra-modern Lagos Theatre in Epe, expressing fulfillment with the projects executed by his administration within the ancient town and the adjoining communities.
Fernebahce of Turkey winger, Victor Moses will be out for two weeks after sustaining a groin injury in the dying minutes of last weekend’s match against Galatasaray in the Turkish Super Lig.

Victor Moses expected to join Inter Milan after confirming Fenerbahce exit

Victor Moses has intensified the speculation that he will reunite with Antonio Conte at Italian Serie A side Inter Milan next season after confirming he will leave Fenerbahce.
Ahmadu Umaru Fintiri

Adamawa governor-elect fumes over N115 billion debt

Adamawa State Governor-elect, Rt Hon Ahmadu Fintiri, has vowed to ‘step on toes’ over the debt profile of the state under the current administration of Mohammed Jibrilla Bindow.

Apapa gridlock: NUPENG urges Lagos government to develop Orile truck park

The Nigeria Union of Petroleum and Natural Gas Workers (NUPENG) has appealed to the Lagos State Government to help in rehabilitation of the Bola Ahmed Tinubu Truck Park at Orile.
Men wearing Jewish kippa skullcaps attend a November ceremony at the Synagogue Rykestrasse in Berlin to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the Kristallnacht Nazi pogrom. Tobias Schwarz-AFP

Jews warned against wearing kippah in Germany

Germany’s government commissioner on anti-Semitism has warned Jews about the potential dangers of wearing the traditional kippah cap in the face of rising anti-Jewish attacks.