Montreal gets 2015-16 season curtain-raiser : The 2015-16 Ligue 1 campaign will kick off in Canada for the second time after the LFP decided to stage the Trophée des Champions in Montreal.

AFCON 2015: Enyeama's Nigeria shock : Lille 'keeper Vincent Enyeama's Nigeria crashed out of qualifying with a 2-2 draw with South Africa while a host of Ligue 1 stars were in action as Côte d'Ivoire, Mali and Ghana clinched their places for AFCON 2015.

Internationals: David Luiz, Guerreiro among the goals : Paris Saint-Germain defender David Luiz scored as Brazil won out 2-1 over Austria while Lorient's Raphaà«l Guerreiro stole the limelight as Portugal trumped Argentina 1-0 in Manchester.

Thiriez responds to Ligue 2 match fixing allegations : LFP president Frédéric Thiriez has vowed that allegations of match fixing in Ligue 2 last season will be exhaustively investigated as the LFP continues to do its utmost to stamp out corruption, money laundering and match fixing.

Round-up: Enyeama keeps Nigeria's AFCON hopes alive : Lille 'keeper Vincent Enyeama saved a penalty in the 2-0 win over Congo to keep Nigeria in the running for a place at AFCON; OM's Nicolas Nkoulou and Lyon's Clinton Njie and Henri Bedimo helped Cameroon clinch qualification.

Ibra eyes Rio, Verratti pulls out : Paris Saint-Germain star Zlatan Ibrahimovic hopes to represent Sweden at the 2016 Olympics while team-mate Marco Verratti has been forced to leave the Italy squad and return to the French capital due to injury.

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Hosiner humbles OM, Metz win thriller in Nice : Philipp Hosiner bagged a late goal to hand Rennes a dramatic 2-1 win in an incident-packed clash with Marseille; Metz frittered away a three-goal lead but also made it to the last 16 by beating Nice 3-2 on penalties.

Ligue 1, Ligue 2 to support Le Bleuet de France : On November 11, as part of the commemorations of the Armistice of 1918, professional football in France will pay homage to the soldiers and victims of the First World War.

Bielsa to rotate for Rennes clash : Marseille boss Marcelo Bielsa is set to ring the changes for his side's Coupe de la Ligue trip to Rennes on Wednesday; Metz are out to exact revenge on Nice for the Week 5 league defeat as they clash on the Côte d'Azur.

Round of 32 reactions - Bielsa: 'Rethink things' : Marseille coach Marcelo Bielsa admitted he is inclined to ask some tough questions after the 2-1 elimination at the hands of Rennes; Metz boss Albert Cartier was thrilled with the tough penalties win over Nice.

Bordeaux take Garonne derby honours : Bordeaux drew first blood in the Garonne derby double-header as they won 3-1 at Toulouse in the round of 32 of the Coupe de la Ligue. Djibril Cissé scored twice as Bastia beat Auxerre.

Garonne derby tops Coupe de la Ligue bill : The Garonne derby between Toulouse and Bordeaux is the pick of the Coupe de la Ligue round of 32 ties on Tuesday evening. 10 Ligue 1 clubs are in action on the night.

MATCH REPORTS: Season 2014-15 : Check out all the match reports for season 2013-14, sorted by week and linked to official video highlights.

Olympique Lyonnais: Supporters de l’Emploi : Job-finding initiative Supporters d l'Emploi is rolling on in season 2014-15, with the eighth edition of Jobs & Cité Stadium being held at Olympique Lyonnais' home ground the Stade de Gerland on Wednesday, October 8.

PSG's Maxwell calls time on Selecà£o career : Paris Saint-Germain left-back Maxwell, 33, has announced his retirement from international football, citing his age and the competition for places in the Brazil squad.

Week 8 Review: Marseille make it six of the best : Olympique de Marseille kept their sensational run going in Week 8, claiming a sixth consecutive victory while bitter rivals Paris Saint-Germain stumbled again ahead of their impending clash with Barcelona.

Gignac's insatiable appetite for goals : Reims are the next club in the firing line for Olympique de Marseille hotshot André-Pierre Gignac, whose incredible early-season form has helped lift OM to the Ligue 1 summit.

Statattack Week 6: A nod to Cavani : Edinson Cavani knows how to use his head and Diego Rolan has found his shooting boots, while André-Pierre Gignac is top of the scoring chart, as are his club Olympique de Marseille. Statattack…

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