Matt, Dave and Robbie are joined by debutant Armel Tanguy to discuss Strasbourg's Coupe de la Ligue final win; World Cup winners Cesc Fabregas, Youri Djorkaeff talk why French football produces so much top young talent.
RC Strasbourg Alsace coach Thierry Laurey say he would have killed Dimitri Liénard if he had missed his Panenka penalty in the Alsatian club's shoot-out win over EA Guingamp in the Coupe de la Ligue final. Full reactions…
There'll be a South African flavour to Saturday night's Coupe de la Ligue BKT final in Lille as Lebo Mothiba's Strasbourg take on Lebogang Phiri's Guingamp. Exclusive quotes from the Bafana Bafana stars...
Strasbourg full-back Kenny Lala is enjoying his best-ever season and will bring his pace, power and knack for scoring superb goals to Coupe de la Ligue BKT final against EA Guingamp in Lille on Saturday!
The final of the 25th Coupe de la Ligue BKT between RC Strasbourg Alsace and EA Guingamp will have a huge star in the opening ceremony: Arsène Wenger, who will present the trophy to the fans at the Stade Pierre Mauroy in Lille.
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