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PSG begin with Montpellier

Paris St Germain will begin the defence of their Ligue 1 title against the 2011/12 champions Montpellier at Stade de la Mosson.

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PSG: Open Ligue 1 campaign against Montpellier

PSG: Open Ligue 1 campaign against Montpellier

PSG, who captured their third championship after finishing 12 points clear of rivals Marseille, will face Montpellier in the competition opener on Friday, August 9.

Newly-promoted Monaco, who have been boosted by the big-money signings of Radamel Falcao, Joao Moutinho and James Rodriguez so far this summer, begin their campaign at Bordeaux and will face south-coast rivals Marseille on Sunday, September 1.

Claudio Ranieri's side will face the champions at the Parc des Princes on the sixth matchday - Sunday September 22 - while the first Le Classique between Marseille and PSG will take place on Sunday, October 6.

Full opening weekend fixtures: Ajaccio v Saint-Etienne, Bordeaux v Monaco, Evian v Sochaux, Guingamp v Marseille, Lille v Lorient, Lyon v Nice, Montpellier v PSG, Nantes v Bastia, Rennes v Reims, Valenciennes v Toulouse.

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worry about these types of conclusions on a teams brilliance when it was very clear that Argentina had 4 chances where they really should have scored and on chances alone then it would have been the more pragmatic Argentinians who would be the best in the world. I like the Germany team but this just shows that even with planning it relies on a great deal of luck and finding your opponents at just the right time.

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Reward At Last For Years Of Careful Planning

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e all know the British public don't have the patience to plan for 14 years. No chance. As soon as our young players don't win the world cup they get harrassed and abused to the point of mental breakdown. No, England likes to react to failure by sacking the manager and tearing up their best laid plans in favour of something shiny and new to keep the knee jerkers happy.

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Reward At Last For Years Of Careful Planning

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lad Messi was player of the tournament, there was no-one more deserving. Except Robben. And James Rodriguez. Or Muller and half the Germany team etc etc

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