Ligue 1 Preview: PSG Rivals Need to Hit The Ground Running

Ligue 1 Preview: PSG Rivals Need to Hit The Ground Running
Ligue 1 Preview: PSG Rivals Need to Hit The Ground Running

The likes of Monaco and Lyon must make fast starts to challenge French champions

Just a few short weeks after France were crowned new world champions at the expense of Croatia, Ligue 1 – the country’s top division of domestic league football – is set to kick off again, under renewed interest. Last season PSG sauntered to the title to take the domestic crown away from Monaco, winning the league by over 10 points, and their rivals look to face an uphill struggle to keep up with them.