LILLE, France - Lille maintained its push for second place and an automatic Champions League spot next season with a 4-0 home win against Nice on Friday.Lille's slick forward line overwhelmed Nice's defense, as Nicolas Pepe took ...
Feb 2, 2019
MARIO Balotelli's two strikes help Nice to qualify from Group K to the Europa League round of 32 after a 3-1 win over Zulte Waregem on Thursday (Friday, Manila time).Balotelli scored twice in the first half to secure ...
Nov 24, 2017
PARIS - Edinson Cavani continued his remarkable scoring form with two goals as unbeaten league leader Paris Saint-Germain beat lackluster Nice, 3-0, on Friday.Brazil star Neymar was suspended after being sent off in last Sunday's 2-2 draw ...
Oct 28, 2017
OLIVIER Giroud scored late in the second half for Arsenal to maintain its perfect Europa League campaign with a 1-0 win over 10-man Red Star Belgrade on Thursday (Friday, Manila time).Five minutes after Milan Rodic was sent off for ...
Oct 20, 2017
LORENZO Insigne netted his 50th goal for Napoli on Tuesday as the in-demand forward helped his team book a place in the Champions League group stage by beating Nice.Napoli was already leading through Jose Callejon's goal when Insigne ...
Aug 23, 2017
PARIS - Veteran defender Patrice Evra scored a rare goal to help Marseille beat Nice, 2-1, in the French league on Sunday, securing vital points in its quest for a place in next season's Europa League. The defeat also effectively ...
May 8, 2017
PARIS - Paris Saint-Germain's dreams of defending its domestic treble are beginning to fade after the champions slumped to a 3-1 defeat at Nice in the French league on Sunday, finishing the match with only nine men.A day ...
May 1, 2017
PARIS - Mario Balotelli scored his first away goals of the season as Nice won 2-1 at Lille to move up to second place in the French league on Friday.The Italian striker struck twice in the first half, with a neat ...
Apr 8, 2017
PARIS - Mario Balotelli struck his 10th league goal of the season to lead the fightback as French title contender Nice drew at home with Caen, 2-2, on Friday.With Nice trailing, 2-0, with 20 minutes left, Balotelli ended a four- ...
Mar 11, 2017
PARIS - In the absence of top scorers Alassane Plea and Mario Balotelli, title contender Nice found an unlikely savior as Mickael Le Bihan came off the bench to score twice in a comeback 2-1 win against Montpellier on Friday.The win ...
Feb 25, 2017
PARIS - Benjamin Mendy delivered two assists and Falcao scored twice as leaderMonaco moved three points clear in the French league by defeating Nice 3-0 in their top-of-the-table clash on Saturday.After struggling to get past the solid defense ...
Feb 5, 2017
PARIS - Edinson Cavani punished Nantes for missing clear chances by scoring both goals as Paris Saint-Germain won 2-0 away from home to move one point behind leader Nice.Cavani is thriving now that he is out of Zlatan Ibrahimovic' ...
Jan 22, 2017
PARIS - Despite Mario Balotelli's return, Nice dropped more points in the French title race after drawing, 1-1, at Corsican side Bastia on Friday.Although Nice moved one point ahead of Monaco at the top of the league, prior to ...
Jan 21, 2017
PARIS - French league leader Nice has only the title race to focus on for the rest of the season after going out of the French Cup on Sunday.Nice lost 2-1 away to Lorient, which is last in the first division, ...
Jan 9, 2017
PARIS - Striker Edinson Cavani scored his 18th league goal of the season as Paris Saint-Germain trounced woeful Lorient, 5-0, on Wednesday to take some pressure off coach Unai Emery heading into the winter break.Third-place PSG is three points ...
Dec 22, 2016
FLORENCE, Italy - Italy coach Gian Piero Ventura will talk to forward Mario Balotelli about the possibility of joining the team before the Azzurri's next set of matches in March.Balotelli has revived his career in France, scoring eight goals in ...
Dec 20, 2016
PARIS - Edinson Cavani's goals at one end are carrying a Paris Saint-Germain side that is conceding them with alarming regularity at the other.Cavani scored twice in the second half as the defending champion rallied from 2-0 down ...
Dec 12, 2016
PARIS - Valentin Eysseric scored against his former teammates to send Nice three points clear at the top of the French league with a 1-0 win at Saint-Etienne on Sunday.Even without suspended top scorer Mario Balotelli, Nice was dangerous throughout ...
Nov 21, 2016
ROME - Six goals in six French league matches were not enough to convince Italy coach Gian Piero Ventura to restore Mario Balotelli to the national team.The often-divisive striker also needs to convince Ventura that he has cleaned up his act - ...
Nov 8, 2016
IT seems Mario Balotelli's luck ran out.Croatian striker Ivan Santini's penalty put Normandy side Caen ahead near halftime to defeat Nice, 1-0, on Sunday (Monday, Manila time).Balotelli - who had six goals in five league games ...
Nov 7, 2016
PARIS - Mario Balotelli further underlined his real value since joining Nice on a free transfer, scoring his sixth goal in five league games as the French leader thrashed Nantes, 4-1, on Sunday.The Italian striker was also directly involved in two ...
Oct 31, 2016
Sorry, no results found for