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It’s an Olympique Year!

Published on February 2, 2012 By CanadianGone

The story of Ligue 1 is beginning to take shape, and the most intriguing stories are revolving around the two Olympiques: Lyon, and Marseilles. The top of the table has seen Paris St. Germain holding top spot for most of the season, with the new spending weight of their ownership group it wasn’t entirely unexpected; […]

English Football, aka: Why you should watch more Ligue 1

Published on January 10, 2012 By CanadianGone

I am an unabashed Olympique Lyonnais supporter. I became such as I lost more interest in the Premiership due to stylistic preferences. I’ll be writing occasionally to give a perspective on French football, specifically the race for the Ligue 1 crown, but also comment briefly on Coupe de France, and the league cup as well. […]