Ligue 1

Jérémy Morel in talks for Brest move

Our colleagues at Euro United are reporting tonight that 35-year-old versatile defender Jérémy Morel is in advanced talks to join newly promoted to Ligue 1 side Brest for next season. The Madagascan international is out of contract with Lyon next month. … Read more »

Marseille have offered Kevin Strootman to a trio of Premier League clubs

Sky Sports report this evening that Ligue 1 side Marseille have offered Dutch midfielder Kevin Strootman to a trio of Premier League clubs on loan for the 2019/20 campaign. Marseille made the foolish mistake of signing the player for £23m … Read more »

Toulouse have made contact for Silas Wamangituka

Ligue 1 side Toulouse have made initial contact for 19-year-old Paris FC attacking sensation Silas Wamangituka, according to La Depeche du Midi. The French top flight club have had an arduous season under Alain Casanova, who has been told by higher-ups … Read more »

Claudio Ranieri on Emiliano Sala: “In front of goal, in the box, it was magnificent.”

Speaking as part of a L’Équipe documentary on the life of Emiliano Sala, AS Roma boss and former coach of the Argentine striker Claudio Ranieri paid tribute to “Emi”. “I saw him more as a centre forward, very good with his … Read more »

Official | Rennes sell Brandon to Osasuna for €2m

Spanish outfit Osasuna today confirmed the permanent signing of Spanish striker Brandon from Ligue 1 club Rennes for €2m. The player has been on a season-long loan with the Spanish 2nd division club, with the 24-year-old doing seemingly well: playing … Read more »

Claude Puel: “I would like to discover Spain.”

Speaking in an interview with Nice-Matin, Claude Puel discussed his next career move. “I am not particularly careerist, but I need to be immersed in competition, in passion, to be in a project. Put footballing principles in place, bring a club … Read more »