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Lille’s Nicolas Pepe explains future plans amid Arsenal links

Nicolas Pepe insists he has no intention of leaving Lille during the January transfer window.
FILE - In this Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 file photo, Lille's Nicolas Pepe, center, controls the ball during the French League One soccer match between Lille and Nantes at the Lille Metropole stadium, in Villeneuve d'Ascq, northern France. The race to finish as the French league’s top scorer was expected to be a three-way contest between Paris Saint-Germain forwards Neymar, Kylian Mbappe and Edinson Cavani. But unheralded forwards Nicolas Pepe and Emiliano Sala are keeping pace with PSG’s stars. MICHEL SPINGLER, FILE AP PHOTO PARIS

Nicolas Pepe gives second-placed lille victory at Nimes

In-form striker Nicolas Pepe scored what proved to be the winner as 10-man Lille claimed a 3-2 win at Nimes on Sunday to consolidate second place in Ligue 1.
Paris Saint-Germain's German coach Thomas Tuchel reacts at the final whistle during the UEFA Champions League group C football match between Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 18, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Paul ELLIS

Thomas Tuchel hails disciplined PSG for ‘best game this season’

Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel was full of praise for his side, following a 2-1 win at home to Lille on Friday night.
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Chelsea’s keeper Nicolas Tie out of Ivory Coast squad

Chelsea academy goalkeeper Nicolas Tie has been forced to withdraw from Ivory Coast's squad for their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Central African Republic (CAR).
Nicolas Tie Chelsea

Chelsea Academy’s Nicolas Tie in Ivory Coast squad

Ivory Coast have included Chelsea academy goalkeeper Nicolas Tie for their 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers against Central African Republic (CAR).
Paris Saint-Germain's German coach Thomas Tuchel reacts at the final whistle during the UEFA Champions League group C football match between Liverpool and Paris Saint-Germain at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England on September 18, 2018. / AFP PHOTO / Paul ELLIS

Cavani, Neymar on same wavelength as PSG target eighth straight win

Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel says he has done nothing special to improve the relationship between star forwards Neymar and Edinson Cavani, despite the pair playing a key role in helping the French champions enjoy their best ever start to a season.
Toulouse's Ivory Coast midfielder Ibrahim Sangare (L) vies with Monaco's French midfielder Sofiane Diop during the French L1 football match between Toulouse and Monaco on September 15, 2018 at the Municipal Stadium in Toulouse, southern France. PASCAL PAVANI / AFP

Monaco winless in four after Toulouse draw

Monaco's dreadful start to the Ligue 1 season continued on Saturday as Aaron Leya Iseka's late goal grabbed Toulouse a 1-1 draw.

AFCON: Wilfried Zaha dropped from Ivory Cooast squad

Ivory Coast coach Ibrahima Camara has surprisingly dropped Wilfried Zaha from the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) qualifier squad to face Rwanda in Kigali on September 9.

Sadio Mane and Mohamed Salah sparkle for Liverpool

Senegal speedster Sadio Mane made a stunning return after injury by setting up two goals for Egyptian Mohamed Salah as Liverpool crushed West Ham 4-1 at the weekend.

Marseille hit five, Balotelli sent off in Nice win

Marseille fans made their feelings clear to Patrice Evra as the Mediterranean side put their European troubles behind them by romping to a 5-0 win over Caen in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

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