Ukraine vs. France Tips, Preview and Predictions

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France continue their World Cup qualification campaign on Saturday, when Didier Deschamps’ men visit Ukraine. Les Bleus have two wins and a draw after their first three games, while Ukraine started off with three draws. Oleksandr Petrakov just took over from Andriy Shevchenko in August and needs to start winning games, as Finland, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Kazakhstan are also part of this group. Where and when: NSC Olimpiyskiy – 4 September, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Ukraine vs. France: Sky Sports Last time: The last meeting between these…

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Brest vs. Paris Saint-Germain Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Paris Saint-Germain are looking to make it three wins from three at the start of the new Ligue 1 season, when they travel to Brest on Friday. The game might mark start of the Lionel Messi era at the French capital, as the Argentinian superstar could make his debut against the Pirates. Where and when: Stade Francis-Le Ble – 14 August, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Brest vs. Paris Saint-Germain: BT Sport Last time: Paris Saint-Germain defeated Brest 2-0 at the same stadium when these teams met on the…

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Lille vs. Nice Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Christophe Galtier returns to the Stade Pierre-Mauroy with Nice on Saturday, as the Eaglets face his former club Lille. This will be the first meeting between Galtier and Les Dogeus, as it comes only a few months after he remarkably guided them to the Ligue 1 title. Where and when: Stade Pierre-Mauroy – 14 August, kick-off 16:00 Where you can see Lille vs. Nice: N/A Last time: The last meeting between Lille and Nice was in May at the Stade Pierre-Mauroy, with Les Dogues winning 2-0 thanks to goals from…

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Paris Saint-Germain vs. Strasbourg Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Paris Saint-Germain are looking to make it two wins from two at the start of the new Ligue 1 season, when they host Strasbourg on Saturday night. Supporters of Les Rouge et Bleu will hope they can also celebrate the arrival of a certain Argentine superstar at the Parc des Princes this weekend.  Where and when: Parc des Princes – 14 August, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Paris Saint-Germain vs. Strasbourg: BT Sport Last time: Kylian Mbappe put PSG into an early lead when the teams met at the…

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Metz vs. Lille Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Ligue 1 champions Lille begin the defence of their crown away to Metz at the Stade Saint-Symphorien on Sunday afternoon. Les Dogues are riding the crest of a wave after winning the title for the first time in a decade and only the fourth time in their history, so it’ll be interesting to see how they start the new campaign.  Where and when: Stade Saint-Symphorien – 8 August, kick-off 16:00 Where you can see Metz vs. Lille: BT Sport Last time: Turkish duo Burak Yilmaz and Zeki Celik both scored…

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Troyes vs. PSG Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Ligue 1 giants PSG begin their quest to wrestle back the title from Lille when they travel to Troyes for their season opener on Saturday night. It’s a baptism of fire for Troyes at the Stade de l’Aube, as the Ligue 2 champions return to the top flight for the first time since their relegation in 2018.  Where and when: Stade de l’Aube – 7 August, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Troyes vs. PSG: BT Sport Last time: Angel Di Maria and Christopher Nkunku both scored in the second…

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Lyon vs. Brest Tips, Preview and Predictions

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After missing on the top three and a Champions League spot last term, Lyon kick off their Ligue 1 campaign on Saturday when they host Brest. Both teams changed coaches, as Les Gones replaced Rudi Garcia with Petr Bosz, while the Pirates appointed Michel Der Zakarian after barely avoiding the drop last term. Where and when: Groupama Stadium – 7 August, kick-off 16:00 Where you can see Lyon vs. Brest: BT Sport Last time: The last game between those teams was back in February and saw Lyon almost throw away…

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Monaco vs. Nantes Tips, Preview and Predictions

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Monaco and Nantes kick off the new Ligue 1 season when they meet at the Stade Louis II on Friday night. It promises to be a fascinating curtain-raiser between the teams who finished third from top and third from bottom last term.  Where and when: Stade Louis II – 6 August, kick-off 20:00 Where you can see Monaco vs. Nantes: BT Sport Last time: Monaco recorded a pair of 2-1 victories over Nantes last season, with Guillermo Maripan and Kevin Volland on target for the Monegasques in the most recent…

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Lille vs. Milan Europa League Betting Tips and Preview

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Group H leaders Lille seek an unlikely double over Europa League favourites Milan. Les Dogues shocked the Italian heavyweights at the beginning of the month and are on course to advance to the Round of 32. The visitors sit top of Serie A and silverware is a realistic ambition this campaign. Where and when: Stade Pierre Mauroy, Lille – 26 November, kick-off 17:55 Where you can see Lille vs. Milan: BT Sport ESPN Last time: Yusuf Yazici hit a treble at San Siro. Lille v Milan Predictions and Preview Christophe…

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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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