Coupe de France

Ligue 1

Footy on the Telly Feb. 23 – Mar. 2

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Watch USWNT vs. Germany on 3/1; and as Curling on TV cools down, CONCACAF action heats up (unless you're in Toronto - hope it's warmer than Denver!)

‘They Have Disappeared, They Are Nowhere’ – Rennes President Admits Club Have Lost Their Two Coupe De France Trophies

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Stade Rennais president Olivier Letang has been forced to make the embarrassing admission that neither he, nor anybody else at the club, have a clue where their historic Coupe de France trophies are.

Rennes won the cup twice in 1965 and 1971, but both are seemingly unaccounted for.

Sunday League Special: Lucas Moura Denied By Muddy Goalmouth As PSG Just About Overcome Niort In French Cup (Video)

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PSG's second string recorded a fairly straightforward 2-0 win over Ligue 2 outfit Niort in last night's quarter-final of the Coupe de France.

Ittook a late goal apiece from second-half substitutes Javier Pastore and Edinson Cavani to shore up the result on a damp old night at theStade René Gaillard.

Video PSG vs Bordeaux 2-1 Highlights Coupe de France 2015 Goals Cavani Pastore

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PSG Takes First Step Towards A Domestic Treble

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French Ligue 1 champions Paris St Germain strolled to a 2-0 victory over Guingamp in the Trophee des Champions in Beijing on Saturday. Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored both goals inside the first 20 minutes, one of them a penalty, and after Guingamp had missed a spot-kick of their own, there was little more to trouble the Parisiens in France's traditional pre-season curtain-raiser.

King Rémi is back! Miss him? Rémi GAILLARD is the unforgettable...

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King Rémi is back!

Miss him? Rémi GAILLARD is the unforgettable YouTube legend and football freestyle wizard; world renowned for his ‘Mario Kart' and ‘Rocky' sketches, alongside disguising himself as player when Lorient won the 2002 Coupe de France. Despite being a humourous prankster, Rémi also frequently displays crazy football skills in yellow shoes which have become a trademark.

Lyon and Off Relationship

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Olympique Lyonnais vs. OGC Nice

Stade Municipal de Gerland, Ligue 1, Matchday 38.

The curtains get drawn on Lyon's season this Sunday, and boy have there been ups and downs! While the men's team won the Coupe de France, the women's team won the Champions League in a second consecutive final.

Ajaccio vs Lyon

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Short post today as Nikhil won't be able to post the preview due to personal circumstances.

There's precious little to say other than Lyon are pretty much assured to keep the 4th spot, so this game is of little importance... except for Gourcuff and the other European internationals who want to be noticed and selected for the Euro championship.

Mooooove Along Folks, Nothing To See Here!

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Olympique Lyonnais vs. Stade Brestois 29

Matchday 35 – Stade Municipal de Gerland, Ligue 1

Engage the landing gear y'all! Just a final patch of four matches is left to go. And for the first time in the season, Lyon's helplessness in the league has actually left them with a choice!

Copa del Rey

Footy on the Telly: Feb. 2 – 9

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This week, it's cup action just about everywhere. And Futsal!

Footy on the Telly – Jan. 5 – 12

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It's Cup Competition time again in France and Spain, while Fox Sports 1 covers 6 FA Cup matches. And, oh yeah, The all-important (?) Florida Cup

Saturday European Rewind: Arsenal lifts FA Cup, Dortmund wins German Cup, and more

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Arsenal ended the domestic season on a high note, defeating Premier League champions Chelsea, 2-1, in Saturday's FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium.

A 79th-minute winning goal from Aaron Ramsey clinched Arsenal their 13th FA Cup trophy, and the goal came just minutes after Chelsea drew level.Diego Costa brought Chelsea level at 1-1 after 76 minutes, scoring from inside the box.

European Weekend Preview: Arsenal meets Chelsea in FA Cup final, Dortmund faces Frankfurt in DFB-Pokal , and more

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Chelsea concluded itsrun towards another Premier League title a week ago, lifting the trophy at Stamford Bridge. This Saturday could see the Blues do the double, by lifting the FA Cup at Wembley Stadium.

Chelsea comes into this match on a seven-game winning run in all competitions. The Blues have had a tougher road to the final, eliminating the likes of Wolverhampton Wanderers, Manchester United, and Tottenham.

Footy On The Telly May 26 – June 2

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This week, watch the Union, A lot of Cup Finals, Pulisic, Carli, Barnetta, FIFA U20 World Cup, Copas Libertadores & Sudmericana, NASL, NWSL and even Danny Cruz!

This Weekend's Soccer on TV

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After watching their rival Arsenal hoist the FA Cup for the past two years, Manchester United has a chance to do it themselves on Saturday.

The Red Devilswill take on Crystal Palace for the prestigious title with anopportunity to match the Gunners' 12 cup wins. The two sides previously squared off in the 1990 FA Cup final with United emerging victorious after a 1-0 win in replay.

Mexican Soccer

Thursday Kickoff: Tigres-Club America, Barcelona and more

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Club America took a massive step towards winning back-to-back CONCACAF Champions League titles on Wednesday, while top teams from across Europe battled it out in league play and domestic cup competitions.

In the first leg of the CCL final, America defeated Tigres UANL, 2-0, on the road at the Estadio Universitario.

Soccer Tuesday: Your Running Commentary

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Cup action across Europe and on this side of the Atlantic dominates Tuesday's schedule, with Ligue 1's best team in action.

Paris Saint-Germain has been superb in league play, and head coach Laurent Blanc has named many of his star players into the roster to compete in the Coupe de France. However, Javier Pastore, Thiago Silva and Marco Verratti will miss the cup clash against Toulouse at the Parc des Princes.

English Premier League

USMNT results in the FA Cup and Coupe de France

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It was good news for several USMNT players in the FA Cup and Alejandro Bedoya and Nantes advanced in the Coupe de France. Read More

Cup Upsets Across Europe

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Manchester United losing in the Capital One semi-final to Sunderland was not the only cup upset this week, and several of Europe's big names got bounced from their respective domestic competitions.

Coupe de France

In was a night up upsets in France as PSG, Toulouse and Bordeaux were all knocked out of the Cup.

Argentines Abroad: Messi breaks another record, Madrid & Porto crowned in Spain & Portugal (video)

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Argentines Abroad has been held up slightly this week so that we can take the midweek matches into account, principally because of events in Spain; Wednesday saw Real Madrid (with Gonzalo Higuaín and Ángel Di María) clinch the Spanish league ... Continue reading →

Team News and Rumors

Coupe de France, round of 16: OL vs Lens

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The only French team still alive in all 4 competitions (L1 Championship, France Cup, League Cup and Europa League), the Olympique Lyonnais apparently has no intention to let anything go. Today's game is no exception, and whilst Garde is adept of a moderate turnover in the Cups, in order to manage the form of his most often used players, he almost always manages to build a competitive team with a few lesser used players, while resting their usually starting counterparts.

Coupe de France, round of 32: Yzeure vs Lyon – A walk in the park?

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Just a few weeks ago , facing Olympique Lyonnais, his ineffective offense and his defense organising open doors every weekend seemed to be perceived like a blessing rather than a curse; but since then, OL has fixed several longstanding issues, placing the bar much higher, and all of a sudden Aulas' boys begin to scare their opponents.

Coupe de France, round of 64: Epinal vs Lyon

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OK les Lyonnais, you're just back from your bootcamp in Morocco, fresh, tanned and happy, so I'll keep it short and simple : be worthy of your rank, and don't be ridiculed by yet another minnow.

Versus the 19th of the National championship, anything but a resounding victory would be embarrassing yourselves, and us supporters by the same token.

OL vs OM, Coupe de la Ligue Final : Clap or slap ?

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Tonight's new battle of the Olympiques is one that will make history.

Being a Coupe de la Ligue final, its result will be carved in stone. The name of the winner will be added to the list of glorious predecessors, those who at least once have been the heroes of this recent but well publicized competition.


French Cup: PSG vs. Marseille Preview and Projected Lineups

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This Wednesday, two of Ligue 1′s best teams will square off in the French domestic tournament, the Coupe de France, when PSG face Marseille in another installment of Le Classique. PSG have lived up to expectations after a lavish spending spree and currently sit first place in Ligue 1, eight points above third-placed Marseille.

Video: French steward tries to catch pitch invader, gets tackled by hoardings

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Shades of Hot Fuzz here, with a French steward playing the part of Nick Frost. The footage comes from the Coupe de France match between Chauray v Lorient. The pitch invader is already on his back to the stands by the time anyone seems to notice him, so the steward is always playing catch-up. While [.


French Third Tier Side Dump Holders Out of Cup

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The FA Cup wasn't the only cup competition to throw up a shock as third-tier Epinal knocked out holders Lyon on penalties after a 3-3 draw to reach the last 32 of the competition.

Trophée des Champions celebrations: Jordan Beard captures...

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The celebrations were aplenty



Trophée des Champions celebrations: Jordan Beard captures Lyon's jubilation

This past weekend, Montpellier (Ligue 1 champions) and Lyon (Coupe de France champions) faced one another in the annual Trophée des Champions.

Coming to America: Troph̩e des Champions РMontpellier vs. Lyon

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Tomorrow, Ligue 1 winner Montpellier will be facing Lyon in the Trophée des Champions, otherwise known as the French Supercup. Lyon have won this trophy seven times, more than any other team in the league. Also significant is that this is the fourth year in a row that this competition will be held on foreign soil.

Trophée de Champions (Montpellier vs. Lyon) Will Be Held in the US + Friendly

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It's been confirmed the game will take place on July 28th, 3 PM EST, at Red Bull Arena in Harrison, NJ. This is the fourth time that this match has been held on foreign soil (Montreal, Tunisia, and Morocco), but French football is finally coming to America!!!

Just to recap, the Trophée de Champions is held between the winners of the L1 title and the Coupe de France.

Lyon – Valenciennes : a standing to defend

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Short post today. After winning the Coupe de France against Quevilly (1-0) and therefore qualified for the group stages of the Europa League, the OL players (currently 5th with a game in hand) will try to end the season with panache and climb onto the podium. Les Gones stand nine points behind the third (Lille) and one point behind current fourth Rennes, but they rely on a postponed game to play against Evian TG on May 10.

Lyon had Quevilly’s captain lift the Coupe de France with them after winning

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Amateur side US Quevilly were the darlings of the Coupe de France this season, toppling Ligue 1 sides like Marseille and Rennes on their way to an improbably appearance in the final. On Saturday, Lyon (wearing their new 3D kit) put an end to the fourth-division club's giant-killing ways by winning the final 1-0.

Destiny On Demand

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Olympique Lyonnais vs. US Quevilly,

Coupe de France Final 2012, Stade de France.

The day your under-performing opponents become over-powering, is the day you know you shouldn't have left home at all. Yes, Lyon never ‘turned up' in the Coupe de la Ligue Final, to quote Rémi Garde.

French minnows Quevilly score injury time winner to reach French Cup final

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French third division outfit Quevilly pulled off a massive shock as they defeated Rennes to reach the Coupe de France final. The side from the Haute-Normandy region will now face Lyon at the Stade De France for the chance to win the competition. The underdogs not to be confused with Manchester United midfielder Tom [.

French Part-Timers Quevilly Stun Rennes With 93rd-Minute Winner To Reach Coupe De France Final

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After putting out Marseille in the quarters, third-tier part-timers Quevilly have once again defied the odds to keep their enchanted cup run going sinking Ligue 1 opponents Rennes with a 92nd-minute winner (above) from Anthony Laup to reach the final of the Coupe de France.

DTotD: Ajaccio and Lyon scuffle over reckless tackle

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Lyon reached the Coupe de France final by beating Ajaccio 4-0 on Tuesday. Their scoring barrage didn't begin until after Ajaccio's Anthony Collinet was shown a straight red for his ugly challenge from behind on Alexandre Lacazette in the 38th minute (the commentators clearly were not impressed), which prompted a scuffle on the pitch between the two teams.

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Alejandro Bedoya pushes Nantes on in Coupe de France with extra-time winner

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Time was almost up, and FC Nantes needed a goal in order to avoid the coinflipthat is a penalty shootout.

In came Alejandro Bedoya to save the day. With his first touch, no less.

Bedoya pushed Nantes on the Coupe de France on Wednesday by coming off the bench and scoring the extra-time winner in a 1-0 triumph over fourth-division side FC Mantes.

Falcao out of World Cup with torn ACL

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The worst fears of Colombian National Team fans were realized on Thursday with the news that star forward Radamel Falcao will miss the 2014 World Cup with a torn ACL.

The AS Monaco striker suffered the injury in a fourth-round Coupe De France match against fourth-division side Chasselay on Wednesday, with an ugly tackle from behind doing the damage.

EA Guingamp Patrick 2012/13 Home and Away Kits

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Naked Celebrations: End Of Season Appeteaser

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We received an influx of pictures featuring players in various states of undress this weekend. Not that we were complaining.

Let's take a moment to enjoy the PG-13 nudity before the bubbas start coming out and we have to pretend we're interested in them and not the damp and sweaty daddy they're pressed against.