Paul Marshall examines a Valenciennes side making an impact by following in Barcelona's footsteps.
Paul Marshall on how Lyon are fighting against the odds to climb back to the top of the French game.
Paul Marshall examines Marseille's highly impressive start to the Ligue 1 season.
Paul Marshall previews the 2012-13 Ligue 1 season and cannot see past big spenders PSG as title favourites.
Paul Marshall on the sustained growth of Lille under head coach Rudi Garcia.
AJ Auxerre are headed for relegation from Ligue 1 after 32 years, says Paul Marshall.
Paul Marshall reflects on France's minnows packing a punch in Ligue 1 in recent weeks.
Paul Marshall examines how the paupers of Montpellier are outdoing the PSG princes.
Paul Marshall looks at the Ligue 1 title candidates to have emerged from the first half of the season.
Paul Marshall says the PSG owners' desire for panache over pragmatism is problematic for coach Antoine Kombouare.
Paul Marshall explains why Marseille have endured such a terrible start to the new Ligue 1 season.
Bordeaux are a French club in a sticky plight with a no-nonsense manager at the helm, writes Paul Marshall.
Paul Marshall previews what is shaping up to be a thrilling 2011-12 season in Ligue 1.
Paul Marshall delivers his end of term report on Ligue 1, with Lille finishing as deserved champions.
Paul Marshall surveys Marseille's recent revival as they stake a claim for the Ligue 1 title.
Paul Marshall believes table-topping Lille are establishing themselves as the Barcelona of Ligue 1.