French Ligue 1
Evian's revival continued as Clarck N'Sikulu's goal earned them another victory over a fellow struggler.
After wins over Toulouse, Lens and, on Saturday, Metz lifted them out of the bottom three, Evian climbed to 16th in the Ligue 1 table with a 1-0 victory against Lorient.
N'Sikulu's 25th-minute tap-in also ensured Evian moved above their opponents and three points clear of the relegation zone.
Lorient made the better start and Walid Mesloub forced Benjamin Leroy into an early save, with the goalkeeper...
Paris Saint-Germain captain Thiago Silva has named three young Brazilian defenders he believes will follow in his footsteps to star in Europe.
After an injury-hit start to the Ligue 1 season, Silva has recently recaptured the form that earned him as reputation as one of the world's best defenders.
Though the 30-year-old remains a formidable barrier to opposing strikers, Silva can already see those coming through the ranks back in his homeland.
"Brazilian football has changed a lot as far as defenders...
Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc has told Edinson Cavani that he needs to start showcasing his goalscoring ability more consistently for the club.
Cavani, 28, has scored six goals in seven Champions League outings this season, but found the back of the net only eight times in 24 Ligue 1 appearances for the French champions.
And speaking ahead of Wednesday's Coupe de France quarterfinal clash with Monaco, Blanc said that a change of attitude is required from the Uruguay international to be...