French Ligue 1
"After you." "No, you first." "No, you go, really." "No, no, please, I insist."
For the past three weeks, Ligue 1 has become the most courteous league in Europe. Three teams are just waltzing around the top of the table with nobody seeming to want to grab it and win it. The table is neatly poised: Lyon (54 points), Paris Saint-Germain (53 points) and Marseille (50 points) just keep offering lifelines and gifting each other the opportunity to hang around.
With just four points between the top...
Evian assistant boss Stephane Bernard is refusing to get carried away after seeing the relegation-threatened side win two Ligue 1 games in a row.
Victories against fellow strugglers Lens and Metz have brought a new wave of optimism to Evian as they prepare to face another team near the bottom of the league in Lorient on Wednesday.
Pascal Dupraz's men now sit outside of the relegation zone on wins alone but another victory in Wednesday's rearranged clash will take them to 32 points, above their opponents...
Lucas Barrios has revealed he offered his services to former boss Jurgen Klopp in December in a bid top to boost Borussia Dortmund's flagging Bundesliga season.
After arriving in Europe to join Dortmund in 2009, Barrios, 30, played an integral role in two Bundesliga title wins with the Ruhr Valley club, helping re-establish them as a force to rival Bayern Munich.
The Paraguay international then departed for China in 2012 before joining Spartak Moscow, and then moved to French side Montpellier on...
Layvin Kurzawa has responded to criticism of Monaco's dull league displays by insisting he is "not bored out on the pitch."
Monaco surprised not only Arsenal but also many observers of French football when they beat the Gunners 3-1 in the Champions League at Emirates Stadium last week with some vibrant counter-attacking football.
It contrasted starkly to their uninspiring performances in Ligue 1, the most recent of which came in their 0-0 draw at home to Paris Saint-Germain on Sunday evening.