On Sunday night, a France U19 side featuring Paris Saint-Germain's Jean-Kévin Augustin, Monaco's Kylian Mbappé and Lyon's Lucas Tousart trounced Italy 4-0 to win the UEFA Euro Under 19 European Championship 2016.
Olympique de Marseille owner Margarita Louis-Dreyfus has released a communiqué naming Italian businessman Giovanni Ciccolunghi as the club's new president, to take over from Vincent Labrune on July 25.
Despite having the club's ok to leave this summer, LOSC star Sofiane Boufal has said that he would happily stay on with the northern club for another season, also noting that his knee injury is healing well.
FC Metz left-back Matthieu Udol will now have to wait several months to make his Ligue 1 debut with the promoted club after rupturing the anterior cruciate ligament in his right knee in a pre-season friendly.
Newly signed Olympique de Marseille left-back Henri Bedimo has spoken of his pride at playing for the southern giants, despite their having fallen 2-1 to Swiss side Lausanne in a pre-season friendly in Valencia.
Days after Euro 2016 and a few weeks before the start of the 2016-17 season, the LFP is looking to innovate by adopting numerous measures to make Ligue 1, Domino's Ligue 2 and the Coupe de la Ligue even more attractive.