PODCAST | The GFFN Preview Show – 23rd August 2019

Lewis McParlane is joined by Thomas Wiseman and Philip Bargiel to run the rule over a weekend of Ligue 1 action which has been minimised owing to the G7 summit.  

Official | Lucas Deaux joins Nîmes, Pierrick Valdivia goes to Guingamp

Ligue 1 strugglers Nîmes have signed 30-year-old midfielder Lucas Deaux from Ligue 2 club EA Guingamp. Deaux takes the #8 shirt and has signed a 2-year contract, in a part cash (€500k), part player deal, which sees 31-year-old midfielder Pierrick … Read more »

FEATURE | In season amuse-bouche, Lyon’s women conquer the land of soccer

“When Lyon play, Lyon play to win.” So spoke manager Jean-Luc...

Renato Sanches to join Lille in €20m deal

L’Équipe report that 22-year-old Portuguese midfielder Renato Sanches is poised to join Ligue 1 side Lille for a deal worth €20m including bonuses from Bayern Munich. A fee agreement was reached between the two clubs in recent hours and the … Read more »

Fenerbahce to make improved bid for Luiz Gustavo

La Provence and L’Équipe report that Turkish giants Fenerbahce are going to make an improved offer for 32-year-old Brazilian midfielder Luiz Gustavo, after Marseille rejected an opening bid worth between €4m to €5m. Fener are set to now offer €7m, with … Read more »

AS Monaco agree €15m fee to sign Guillermo Maripan from Alaves

RMC report that AS Monaco have agreed a €15m deal with Alaves to sign 25-year-old Chilean international Guillermo Maripan. The player has also already agreed personal terms with the Principality side and will arrive in Monaco this afternoon to undergo … Read more »