|1||Paris Saint Germain||38||25||8||5||69 – 23||46||83|
|2||Marseille||38||21||8||9||42 – 36||6||71|
|3||Lyon||38||19||10||9||61 – 38||23||67|
|4||Nice||38||18||10||10||57 – 46||11||64|
|5||Saint Etienne||38||16||15||7||60 – 32||28||63|
|6||Lille||38||16||14||8||59 – 40||19||62|
|7||Bordeaux||38||13||16||9||40 – 34||6||55|
|8||Lorient||38||14||11||13||57 – 58||-1||53|
|9||Montpellier||38||15||7||16||54 – 51||3||52|
|10||Toulouse||38||13||12||13||49 – 47||2||51|
|11||Valenciennes||38||12||12||14||49 – 53||-4||48|
|12||Bastia||38||13||8||17||50 – 66||-16||47|
|13||Rennes||38||13||7||18||48 – 59||-11||46|
|14||Reims||38||10||13||15||33 – 42||-9||43|
|15||Sochaux||38||10||11||17||41 – 57||-16||41|
|16||Evian Thonon Gaillard||38||10||10||18||46 – 53||-7||40|
|17||Ajaccio||38||9||15||14||39 – 51||-12||40|
|18||Nancy||38||9||11||18||38 – 58||-20||38|
|19||Troyes||38||8||13||17||43 – 61||-18||37|
|20||Brest||38||8||5||25||32 – 62||-30||29|
League 1 or Division 1 is one of top leagues in the World and European football. It is on of the most interesting football leagues with greatest fan support and a lot of star-players. It gathers such great clubs like Lyon, Lille, Bordeaux, Paris Saint-Germain, Marseille, Montpellier, Nice, Saint-Étienne, Rennes, and Sochaux. The most famous clubs are PSG, Marseille, Bordeaux, Saint-Étienne, Monaco, Nantes and Lyon.
The French League 1 has wonderful arenas like Stade Jacques Chaban-Delmas, Grand Stade Lille Métropole, Stade de Gerland, Stade Vélodrome, Parc des Princes, Stade Geoffroy-Guichard and many others. On the French green fields of League 1 you can see such star-players like: Z. Ibrahimovic, A. Gignac, B. Gomis, A. Le Tallec, K. Gameiro, S. Kalou, B. Cheyrou, M. Valbuena, Nenê, J. Pastore, Maxwell, M. Debuchy, Y. M’Vila, T. Silva and others. In League 1 you can watch top games, cause there are gathered one of the best head coaches and players in the world.
League 1 consists of twenty clubs. The season prolongs in a format from August to May. Each club plays each of the other clubs twice, – once at home and once away. Each team plays totally 38 games. Every team gets three points for a victory, one point for a draw and no points for loss. All the teams get their places in the league table by total points, goal difference and then scored goals. The club with the most points gets the top French League 1 award. At the end of each season three lowest placed teams relegates into the League 2 and the top three clubs from the League 2 promotes to the League 1. Two clubs get direct relegation. Play-off round is between the third-last League 1 team and the winner of the League 2 play-offs.
The top three teams of the French League 1 qualify for the UEFA Champions League. First two goes directly into the group stage and the third-placed team goes to the third Champions League qualifying round. The fourth-placed club qualifies for the UEFA Europa League. The fifth-placed and the six-placed teams get their tickets to the UEFA Europa League through the country’s two domestic cups: the Coupe de France and Coupe de la Ligue. When both cup winners qualify for Europe competitions through their league position, the fifth and sixth-placed clubs in Ligue 1 will qualify for the Europa League.
The French League 1 ranked sixth in the UEFA rankings of the European leagues after the English PL, Spanish La Liga, German Bundesliga, Italian Serie A and Portuguese Liga Sagres.
On sportp2p.com you can watch online matches of the French League 1 top clubs. Last season winner Montpellier currently stands on 14th position. This season PSG will try to win their third champions title in history. Marseille, Lyon, Saint-Étienne, Lille and Bordeaux will try to fight for the league title.