Premier League France has proved a fertile hunting ground for Premier League clubs in the past and, as James Eastham explains, there are some intriguing talents being targeted across the channel this month
Paris Saint-Germain set a new points record, Monaco moved second and Rennes climbed to sixth in round 19 of Ligue 1.
Marcelo Bielsa Caldera Following a period of suspension that began more than three weeks ago, Lille have finally parted company with maverick coach Marcelo Bielsa.
Cannes Cannes will look to continue their fairytale run in the Coupe de France when they meet Ligue 1 Guingamp in the quarter-finals on Wednesday.
Ederzito Macedo Lopes After a negative reaction from fans in Ligue 1, Eder admits he is "sorry" for scoring Portugal's winner at Euro 2016.
Another season of dominance is expected for PSG in Ligue 1, but the likes of Monaco and Lyon will attempt to reign supreme in France.
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