In the final phase of recovery from a cruciate knee ligament injury, Monaco's Colombia superstar Radamel Falcao should return to action in next weekend's Emirates Cup in London, according to new ASM coach Leonardo Jardim.
Lens' chances of returning to Ligue 1 grew in strength on Friday after the country's top sports arbitration body ruled that there is no reason for the northern club to be prevented from returning to the country's top flight.
Paris Saint-Germain have announced the season-long loan, with agreed option to buy, of Côte d'Ivoire international defender Serge Aurier from Toulouse. A move that has seen Christophe Jallet transferred from the capital club to Lyon.
At loggerheads with the city's Town Hall over the rental price for the Stade Vélodrome, Olympique de Marseille has announced it will play its first home game of the season in Week 2 against Montpellier HSC, in Montpellier.
Paris Saint-Germain have released a statement declaring their intention to appeal against the UEFA sanction to partially close one of their stands at the Parc des Princes in their next Champions League home match.
Marvin Martin may have endured a tough first two seasons with Lille but the France international playmaker is determined to show what he's made of both domestically and in Europe in the forthcoming campaign.