The Score - Ligue 1

Neymar, Coutinho among 15 players named to Brazil's World Cup squad

Neymar, Coutinho among 15 players named to Brazil's World Cup squad

Brazil head coach Tite has boldly guaranteed World Cup places for 15 internationals, with Neymar, Philippe Coutinho, and Dani Alves among the chosen few.In an unconventional move Friday - months
Europa League roundup: Busy matchday sees Leipzig stun Napoli

Europa League roundup: Busy matchday sees Leipzig stun Napoli

The Europa League knockout stage kicked off this week, and after Red Star Belgrade and CSKA Moscow got their first-leg clash out of the way in the Serbian capital on Tuesday, the competition's other
Fortune favours the bold: Zidane's risk proved the difference against PSG

Fortune favours the bold: Zidane's risk proved the difference against PSG

There was a point during Real Madrid's Champions League first-leg tilt with Paris Saint-Germain where manager Zinedine Zidane had a choice to make.To boldly attack and risk defeat, or settle for a
Kimpembe, Lo Celso start for PSG at Real Madrid

Kimpembe, Lo Celso start for PSG at Real Madrid

Paris Saint-Germain boss Unai Emery is putting his faith in two emerging talents for Tuesday's visit to the Santiago Bernabeu.The Spanish gaffer has opted to start Presnel Kimpembe at centre-half and
PSG's Di Maria: 'My relationship with Real is over'

PSG's Di Maria: 'My relationship with Real is over'

Angel Di Maria will return to the Santiago Bernabeu on Wednesday to face Real Madrid in the Champions League, and the former Los Blancos standout admits he isn't terribly fond of his time in the
Footy Power Rankings: Manchester City reclaims throne, Monaco returns

Footy Power Rankings: Manchester City reclaims throne, Monaco returns

Taking into consideration recent domestic and continental results, along with underlying stats, we try to figure out which clubs are among Europe's elite.1. Manchester City (1st in Premier
Nice claims Balotelli issued yellow for complaining about racial abuse

Nice claims Balotelli issued yellow for complaining about racial abuse

French outfit OGC Nice has alleged that striker Mario Balotelli was issued a yellow card by referee Nicolas Rainville for complaining about racial abuse received from Dijon fans during a 3-2 loss on
PSG, Marseille set to clash in diverse Coupe de France quarters

PSG, Marseille set to clash in diverse Coupe de France quarters

If Marseille is going to match Paris Saint-Germain's record total of 11 Coupe de France conquests, it will have to first see off the capital club when the two sides face off during the last week of
Look: PSG stars out on the town for Neymar's opulent birthday bash

Look: PSG stars out on the town for Neymar's opulent birthday bash

Neymar celebrated his 26th birthday at the Pavillon Cambon in Paris, and naturally, the Brazilian's Paris Saint-Germain teammates were guests.Even PSG boss Unai Emery was present, and while many of
Barcelona VP: Neymar's PSG move inflated the whole market

Barcelona VP: Neymar's PSG move inflated the whole market

Barcelona vice president Jordi Mestre believes Neymar's controversial move to Paris Saint-Germain - borne of a world record €222-million release clause being triggered - caused needless inflation of
Predicting where soon-to-be free agents will end up this summer

Predicting where soon-to-be free agents will end up this summer

A frenetic winter transfer window has come and gone, and with clubs shifting the recruitment focus to the summer, a slew of free agents with contracts set to lapse present an opportunity for thrifty
Deadline day roundup: What you need to know about Wednesday's frenzy

Deadline day roundup: What you need to know about Wednesday's frenzy

Now that the wackiest January window in recent history has slammed shut, it's time for reflection. Which moves made the biggest headlines? And which ones fell apart in the 11th hour? Here's a look
Winners and losers from the wildest January transfer window ever

Winners and losers from the wildest January transfer window ever

The January transfer window has traditionally been the uneventful and unenthused lesser version of the summer shopping period, where panic buys paper over the cracks of squad concerns and untimely
Lucas Moura completes Spurs switch

Lucas Moura completes Spurs switch

Tottenham has finally dipped its toes in the high-profile frigid winter transfer waters, signing wantaway winger Lucas Moura from Paris Saint-Germain.The north London lot initially announced the
Neymar hits out at 'very unfair' treatment of Spurs target Lucas

Neymar hits out at 'very unfair' treatment of Spurs target Lucas

Neymar has come to the defence of Paris Saint-Germain outcast Lucas Moura, saying it's "very unfair" how the Brazilian is being forced to leave the Ligue 1 leader.The pacey winger has struggled for
Deadline day primer: 6 deals to be sealed before the window closes

Deadline day primer: 6 deals to be sealed before the window closes

It's been a manic January transfer window, and things may get more hysterical before it swings shut at 6 p.m. ET on Wednesday. Here, theScore looks into six unresolved deals that need to be thrashed
Mubele makes loan move from Rennes to Toulouse

Mubele makes loan move from Rennes to Toulouse

Toulouse's goal-starved push for Ligue 1 safety has been offered an attacking boost, with Firmin Ndombe Mubele joining Les Pitchouns on loan from Rennes for the remainder of the season.The southern
Report: Tottenham, PSG agree to £25M fee for Lucas

Report: Tottenham, PSG agree to £25M fee for Lucas

Lucas Moura may be inching closer to leaving Paris Saint-Germain, as Simon Stone of BBC Sport reports the French side has accepted an offer worth £25 million from Tottenham.The Brazilian's proposed
Footy Player Rankings: Messi, Neymar joust for top honours

Footy Player Rankings: Messi, Neymar joust for top honours

Toward the end of each month, theScore ranks the 20 best footballers in European competition. Taking into account the form of each player, we've sifted through the top five leagues to see who's