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French press review 2 March 2015

We don't often start these Press Reviews with a look at the sports pages, but this seems like a good morning to break that habit.

Chelsea fans before the match Chelsea v Burnley on 21 February, 2015
22/02/2015 - France - United Kingdom

Police spoke with three men involved in alleged racist Paris metro incident

British police have spoken to three men suspected of being involved with an alleged racist incident involving Chelsea football fans last week on a Paris metro train.


French press review 19 February 2015

An closer look at the Front National, infighting within the ruling Socialist Party and the situation in Ukraine - all in today's French papers ..


French press review 16 February 2015

Saturday's attacks in Copenhagen dominate the front pages of Libération and Le Figaro. Le Monde looks at how hunting threatens the survival of the tiger.
Paris mayor Anne Hidalgo will ask city's district mayors to vote
12/02/2015 - France

Paris takes step towards 2024 Olympic Games

Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo is considering whether Paris should be a candidate for the 2024 Olympic Games, she announced on Thursday.

Equatorial Guinea's President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo presents Ivory Coast's captain Yaya Toure the trophy, Bata, 8 February 2015.
09/02/2015 - Report: Africa Cup of Nations 2015

Africa Cup of Nations overview

Issues have overshadowed Cup of Nations tournaments since the very beginning.

Cote d'Ivoire's head coach Herve Renard celebrates with his players after winning the African Nations Cup final soccer match against Ghana in Bata 8 February 2015.
09/02/2015 - Report: Africa Cup of Nations 2015

Cote d'Ivoire's head coach Hervé Renard and players can dance

Five things we learned from day 23.

Ghana's Andre Ayew at a training session at Bikuy on the outskirts of Bata on Saturday
08/02/2015 - Report: Africa Cup of Nations 2015

Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire prepare for tough final on day 22 of CAN

Both Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire say they're ready for a tough final but are they really heavyweights?
Ghana's Andr Ayew (L) challenges Equatorial Guinea's Enrique Boula during their semi-final
07/02/2015 - Report: Africa Cup of Nations 2015

CAN gets ready for dream final after semi-final violence

Equatorial Guinea fans are on notice, Morocco and Tunisia are punished and we're getting ready for a dream final of Ghana v Côte d'Ivoire on day 21 at the Africa cup of nations

Michel Dussuyer resigned as head coach of Guinea after five years in charge.
06/02/2015 - Interview: Africa Cup of Nations 2015

From euphoria to defeat against Ghana - Dussuyer recalls Guinea's Cup of Nations

Michel Dussuyer has resigned as head coach of Guinea after five years in charge. His departure came following Guinea’s quarter-final defeat to Ghana.