Several Clubs Interested in Lille’s Sven Botman

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According to Fabrizio Romano, several clubs are interested in Lille defender Sven Botman. The 21-year-old played a huge part in Lille’s shock title win last season, which saw them dethrone Paris Saint-Germain. It comes as no surprise to see the young defender attract plenty of interest. Botman ticks every box possible. He is young, has […] READ MORE



AC Milan Confirm Mike Maignan Signing

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AC Milan have completed the signing of goalkeeper Mike Maignan from Lille. The Frenchman arrives at the club on a five-year deal and will replace the outgoing Gianluigi Donnarumma, who is set to leave Milan as a free agent. Maignan leaves a Lille side who were recently crowned as Ligue 1 champions, fending off Paris […] READ MORE


Mike Maignan Completes Medical Ahead of Move to AC Milan

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Lille goalkeeper Mike Maignan has completed a medical ahead of a move to AC Milan, according to Fabrizio Romano. Milan have moved quickly to sign the French international with the future of Gianluigi Donnarumma unclear. Maignan enjoyed an outstanding season and played a major role in Lille’s title win. According to Romano, Maignan will join […] READ MORE


The 2010/11 Ligue 1 Winning Lille Team: Where Are They Now?

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On Sunday evening, Lille once again lifted another league title, exactly a decade after winning their last one. Les Douges, under Christophe Galtier, have upset the odds and managed a 2-1 win from their final match against Angers to secure their title. As the Lille players write their names into the history books, you can’t […] READ MORE


Friday Night European Football Round-Up

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Heading into the final few weeks of the season, plenty was at stake for these clubs, here is your Friday night European football round-up. European Football: Friday Night Highlights Newcastle United Triumph As Leicester City Panic A Callum Wilson brace dealt a huge blow to Leicester City’s European hopes on Friday night, whilst all but […] READ MORE


Mike Maignan the Most Likely Replacement for Gianluigi Donnarumma

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Italian outlet Calcio Mercato and chief reporter Patrick Berger of German outlet Sport1 are reporting that Lille goalkeeper Mike Maignan is AC Milan‘s most likely replacement for Gianluigi Donnarumma, should the Italian starlet depart after the season. Donnarumma’s contract ends this summer, and he has yet to agree on a renewal. Negotiations have been going through, but it seems […] READ MORE


Ligue 1 Title Race: Run-in Breakdown

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Where the Premier League, Serie A and Bundesliga title winners are all but set in stone, for a box office climax, football fans can look to La Liga and particularly the Ligue 1 title race. The French topflight remarkably sees a four-horse race that could not have been scripted any better with five games to […] READ MORE