PSG vs. Marseille Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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Ligue 1 holders PSG battle fierce rivals Marseille in the latest instalment of Le Classique. The contest has added spice after Dimitri Payet mocked the Parisians for their Champions League final loss against Bayern Munich and the Olympians will hope to pile on more misery and secure bragging rights. Where and when: Parc des Princes, Paris – 13 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see PSG vs. Marseille: BT Sport 1 Last time: Mauro Icardi and Kylian Mbappe bagged braces in the 4-0 thumping. PSG v Marseille Predictions and Preview…

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Bordeaux vs. Lyon Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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Lyon go in search of their first Ligue 1 win of the 2020-21 campaign when they travel to Bordeaux. Les Gones will target a top three berth and a return to the Champions League after a poor showing domestically last year. Elsewhere, the hosts have four points from their opening two matches. Where and when: Matmut Atlantique, Bordeaux – 11 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Bordeaux vs. Lyon: BT Sport 2 Last time: Former Lyon ace Jimmy Briand exchanged efforts with Maxwel Cornet before Moussa Dembele got the…

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Lens vs. PSG Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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PSG begin the defence of their Ligue 1 crown away at Lens. The Parisians have dominated domestically but fell at the last hurdle against Bayern Munich in the Champions League final last month. Thomas Tuchel’s dejected troops were defeated by a familiar face as Kingsley Coman’s header ensured the trophy went to Bavaria. Where and when: Stade Bollaert-Delelis, Lens – 10 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Lens vs. PSG: BT Sport 1 Last time: David Luiz, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Blaise Matuidi and Javier Pastore were all on the scoresheet…

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Stade Brestois vs. Marseille Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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Marseille finally kickstart their Ligue 1 campaign with a trip to Brest. The Olympians were due to play Saint-Etienne on the opening day but the fixture was postponed after five new Coronavirus cases at the club. In the opposing camp, the hosts were thrashed 4-0 by Nimes on Matchday 1. Where and when: Stade Francis-Le Blé, Brest – 30 August, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Stade Brestois vs. Marseille: BT Sport 2 Last time: Irvin Cardona netted for Les Pirates but it wasn’t enough to salvage a draw after efforts from Bouna…

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Metz vs. Monaco Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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Metz get their Ligue 1 campaign underway against Monaco at the Stade Saint-Symphorien this weekend. Sunday’s fixture will be the away team’s second game of the season though, so will that have any bearing on the outcome?  Where and when: Stade Saint-Symphorien – 30 August, kick-off 14:00 Where you can see Metz vs. Monaco: BT Sport Last time: Metz cruised to a 3-0 victory over Monaco when the teams met at the same ground in August of last year, with Habibou Diallo netting the first two goals before Renaud Cohade…

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Lyon vs. Dijon Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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Champions League semi-finalists Lyon are straight back into the start of their new domestic campaign, as Les Gones welcome Dijon to the Groupama Stadium on Friday night. A good start to the new season is always crucial, and Lyon must ensure there’s no European hangover in the early weeks of the Ligue 1 campaign.  Where and when: Groupama Stadium – 28 August, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Lyon vs. Dijon: BT Sport Last time: Neither side could make the breakthrough as the teams shared a goalless draw at the…

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Monaco vs. Reims Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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Paris Saint-Germain may be contesting the Champions League final on Sunday, but Ligue 1 also kicks off this weekend with Monaco in action against Reims at the Stade Louis II. The French top flight is back after last season was curtailed in March, pitting the team who were in ninth at that point at home to the club who were sixth.  Where and when: Stade Louis II – 23 August, kick-off 12:00 Where you can see Monaco vs. Reims: BT Sport Last time: Hassane Kamara cancelled out Wissam Ben Yedder’s…

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Bordeaux vs. Nantes Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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Bordeaux kick-off the new Ligue 1 campaign on home soil against Nantes. Les Girondins finished ahead of their weekend opponents on goal difference last term and both outfits are targeting a top-half finish this year. It has been a chaotic off-season for the hosts after Paulo Sousa’s departure and Jean-Louis Gasset’s return to the club. The Frenchman was Laurent Blanc’s assistant for three years. Where and when: Matmut Atlantique, Bordeaux – 21 August, kick-off 18:00 Where you can see Bordeaux vs. Nantes: BT Sport 1 Last time: Veteran Jimmy Briand…

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Marseille vs. Saint-Etienne Ligue 1 Betting Tips and Preview

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The 2020-21 Ligue 1 campaign gets underway this weekend as Marseille host Saint-Etienne. The Olympians finished as runners-up as the season was curtailed while Claude Puel’s troops staved off the drop at the expense of Amiens and Toulouse. The hosts only lost four of their 28 matches under former Chelsea boss Andre Villas-Boas. Where and when: Stade Velodrome, Marseille – 21 August, kick-off 18:00 Where you can see Marseille vs. Saint-Etienne: BT Sport ESPN Last time: Dimitri Payet and Nemanja Radonjić struck for the Olympians during the February encounter. Marseille…

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Madrid delay move for PSG’s Mbappe

The coronavirus pandemic has led Real Madrid to delay an approach to Paris Saint-Germain for Kylian Mbappe until 2021, it’s been reported. Spanish publication AS says a Madrid move for Mbappe has been planned for five years, but the financial impact of the coronavirus means Los Blancos will instead wait another 12 months. It’s noted that the key factor is Mbappe’s PSG contract, which is due to expire in 2022. If the France international doesn’t renew his deal with the club then 2021 will be the last chance PSG will…

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