Category Archives: French Football

PSG Tevez news- Man City agree fee with Paris giants

Manchester City are ready to again go on a collision course with star striker Carlos Tevez after allegedly accepting a 21m pound bid from PSG for the Argentine. The former Man Utd and West Ham striker wants to join AC Milan, but the Rossoneri are unwilling to accept Man City’s only cash transfer requirement, which PSG are only too happy to fulfill.

Milan’s domestic rivals Juventus have expressed interest in buying Tevez, who is currently in Argentina against the orders of his club. Owner Sheikh Mansour has already backed Man City boss Roberto Mancini and is likely to give Tevez a take it or leave it move when the winter window opens.

Joe Cole Joins French Club Lille

>Looks like Liverpool want to release some dead weight from their squad after letting go Poulsen on a permanent deal over to Evian and now Joe Cole will be loaned out.

Joe Cole not being able to perform under the guidance of Kenny Dalglish decided to try his luck in some other clubs as he will be moving to Lille on a season loan deal.

A statement on Liverpool’s official website read: “Liverpool announced today it had finalized a deal with Lille OSC for the loan transfer of Joe Cole.

“The 29-year old will now join the French champions for the remainder of the current campaign.”

Lille vs Sochaux Highlights 1-0 Video

Lille vs Sochaux 1-0 ( Gervinho 53′)

Lille OSC all but sealed the 2010/11 French Ligue 1 title with a 1-0 win over Sochaux at home on Thursday night. A goal from Gervinho eight minutes into the second half gave Lille a 1-0 win over Sochaux and gave them a six point cushion over second placed Olympique Marseille with two games to play. Lille’s goal difference is also superior to that of Marseille ( +31 to that of Marseille’s +23)

Lille can pick up the title if they avoid defeat against PSG this weekend. Continue reading Lille vs Sochaux Highlights 1-0 Video