2017 Schedule

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2017 Schedule
14-8-12, 5th in French Ligue 1
3dIan Holyman

Watch: Balotelli's impressive French

Mario Balotelli might give the impression of being the naughty boy at the back of the class, but the Nice striker deserves top marks for his French.

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27dBen Gladwell

Balotelli: 'I felt I deserved' Italy call-up

Mario Balotelli admits he was disappointed not to be called into the latest Italy squad, but he says he is now mature enough to respond appropriately.

Transfer Rater: Klopp, Lewandowski, Fellaini and more (2:27)
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30dChris Borg

Transfer Talk: Manchester rivals both want Seri

Jose Mourinho wants to remake his midfield and likes the Ivory Coast international, but so does Pep Guardiola. Transfer Talk has the latest.

36dIan Holyman

Ligue 1 breaks viewing record in China

A record 1.6 million people in China tuned in to watch Nice facing Paris Saint-Germain in last Sunday's Ligue 1 game.

37dBen Gladwell

Balotelli agent slams Italy boss over snub

Mario Balotelli's agent, Mino Raiola, criticised Italy coach Luigi Di Biagio's decision to leave his client out of the squad for upcoming friendlies.

Mario Balotelli back on the radar of big clubs? (1:17)
39dIan Holyman

Nice accept Balotelli is likely to leave

Nice accept Mario Balotelli is likely to leave the club when his contract expires in the summer, coach Lucien Favre has told Canal+.

39dPA Sport

Alves leaves it late in PSG's win at Nice

Dani Alves' first Ligue 1 goal maintained Paris Saint-Germain's stranglehold on the title as they rode their luck to win 2-1 at Nice.

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43dIan Holyman

Balotelli won't leave Nice on free - president

Balotelli's agent said earlier this month that the former Manchester City and Inter Milan striker would be "a bargain" when his contract expires.

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56dBen Gladwell

Balotelli set for Prem, Serie A move - Raiola

Nice forward Balotelli is out of contract in the summer and, according to his agent Raiola, he will be a "bargain" for anybody.

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62dESPN staff

Pogba doubt sees United return for Seri

As Paul Pogba's situation at Man United becomes more tenuous, the club renew their interest in Jean Michael Seri. Transfer Talk has the latest.

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66dIan Holyman

Anti-racism group reports Balotelli incident

Representative Council of Black Associations (CRAN) filed complaint against "persons unknown" after Balotelli said he was target of monkey chants.

70dIan Holyman

Alleged Balotelli racist abuse investigated

The French Football League has opened a formal investigation into alleged racist abuse aimed at Mario Balotelli with a final report due in mid-March.

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71dIan Holyman

Balotelli official did not hear racist abuse

The referee who booked Mario Balotelli after the Nice striker alleged he had been the victim of racist abuse has insisted he did not hear the insults.

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72dIan Holyman

Ref criticised after Balotelli racism yellow

The referee who booked Mario Balotelli for making a gesture toward Dijon fans after being subjected monkey chants is "doubly guilty," CRAN has said.

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74dIan Holyman

Balotelli booking condemned by Kick It Out

Dijon striker Wesley Said and Kick It Out each condemned the decision to book Nice's Mario Balotelli after he was victimised by racist abuse.

RankingsFrench Ligue 1

Goal Difference07th
Goals Scored456th
Goals Conceded4512th