Hot prospect Remi Oudin key to Reims' resurgence

PARIS (AP) — Unbeaten in 13 matches, Reims is defying expectations and challenging for a place in European competition. Remi Oudin is leading the way. The 22-year-o...

PSG without Cavani, Draxler, Neymar against Marseille

PARIS (AP) — Runaway leader Paris Saint-Germain will be without striker Edinson Cavani and winger Julian Draxler against bitter rival Marseille on Sunday, a clash between France's two biggest clubs. ...

PSG coach says Champions League failure is an 'accident'

PARIS (AP) — Accidents will happen, according to Paris Saint-Germain coach Thomas Tuchel, and it happened to his team. PSG was handed a surprising — and historic — loss to Manchester...

Nantes files claim at FIFA against Cardiff over Sala deal

PARIS (AP) — A person with knowledge of the case says Nantes has filed a formal claim with FIFA against Cardiff to start collecting the transfer fee for Emiliano Sala. The person say...

Lyon midfielders Aouar and Ndombele set for bright future

PARIS (AP) — The verdict was delivered by none other than Pep Guardiola. "People say the French league is just PSG, but they are so wrong," the Manchester City manager said after Lyo...

7 more teams qualify for Champions League knockout stage

PARIS (AP) — Real Madrid and Bayern Munich put aside their domestic worries to impress on the European stage and qualify for the knockout rounds of the Champions League on Tuesday, as both Manchester ...

French players united in defeat against Davis Cup overhaul

LILLE, France (AP) — French players don't like the new Davis Cup format and they're saying it loud and clear. After failing to defend their title this weekend in northern France in a...

Doubles win keeps French hopes alive at Davis Cup final

LILLE, France (AP) — Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert kept French hopes alive in the Davis Cup final with a 6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (3) win over Croatia's Ivan Dodig and Mate Pavic in the doubles on...

ITF president says Davis Cup, ATP Cup could 'work together'

LILLE, France (AP) — ITF president David Haggerty is confident he can find a deal with the ATP to make sure their two team competitions do not clash on an already busy calendar. Spea...

Tsonga doubtful with groin injury at Davis Cup final

LILLE, France (AP) — Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is doubtful for the remainder of the Davis Cup final after apparently injuring his groin during his loss to Marin Cilic on Friday. The Frenchm...

Coric gives Croatia 1-0 lead against France in Davis Cup

LILLE, France (AP) — Borna Coric had no problem adjusting to clay on Friday, giving Croatia the first point in the Davis Cup final against France with a 6-2, 7-5, 6-4 win over Jeremy Chardy. ...

Chardy to open for France against Croatia in Davis Cup final

LILLE, France (AP) — France captain Yannick Noah has chosen Jeremy Chardy ahead of Lucas Pouille for the opening match of the Davis Cup final against Croatia. Chardy will lead 10-tim...

Yannick Noah taking no chances ahead of Davis Cup final

PARIS (AP) — Laid-back in everyday life, Yannick Noah is meticulous when it comes to being a tennis coach. So over the last 10 days, the France captain has been paying close attentio...

World champion France beats Uruguay to cap successful year

PARIS (AP) — Olivier Giroud scored from the penalty spot for France as the world champion beat Uruguay 1-0 in a friendly match on Tuesday to conclude an exceptional year with a rather mundane display....

Report: PSG recruited players according to ethnic origin

PARIS (AP) — According to a report from the Mediapart news website, Paris Saint-Germain scouts have been required for years to list ethnic origins of potential recruits. Mediapart an...