2017 Season

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4-2-7, 17th in French Ligue 1
WATCH: Balotelli scores, sees red in Nice win (1:01)
Lazio win it late vs. Nice (0:47)
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26dESPN staff

Cavani brace helps Neymar-less PSG cruise

Edinson Cavani starred in Neymar's absence, scoring twice and setting up a third as Paris Saint-Germain cruised to a 3-0 win over Nice on Friday night

27dNick Miller

How Nice saved Balotelli's career

Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere tells ESPN FC Nice how the club have become a home for football's more complicated personalities.

27dIan Holyman

Balotelli: Personal criticism annoys me

"What annoys me is criticism about personal things or me as a human," Balotelli told Nice Matin. "Regarding football, it doesn't affect me."

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36dJulien Laurens

Nice face a season of struggle

Nice almost made it into the Champions League, but are finding it far tougher in Ligue 1 this season. Julien Laurens writes.

The Sweeper: Balotelli's own Mario Kart (1:23)
50dBen Gladwell

Balotelli not ready for Italy return - Ventura

Giampiero Ventura says the door to the Italy team is still open for Mario Balotelli, but adds the forward has yet to convince him of his inclusion.

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70dJack Rathborn

Barca want Seri, won't return for Coutinho

Barcelona have moved on from Philippe Coutinho and now favour Nice's Jean Michael Seri instead. As always, Transfer Talk has the latest.

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71dJulien Laurens

Outside PSG, Ligue 1 clubs have hope

Outside of PSG, the French contingent in Europe this season are full of promise with Monaco alongside Marseille, Lyon and Nice in the Europa League.

74dPA Sport

Balotelli bags brace as Nice stun Monaco

Mario Balotelli fired a double as Nice stunned reigning Ligue 1 champions Monaco in a 4-0 win at the Allianz Riviera.

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80dIan Holyman

Barcelona 'messed up' Seri - Nice president

Nice president Jean-Pierre Rivere has hit back at suggestions the Ligue 1 club ruined Jean Michael Seri's move to Barcelona.

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83dPA Sport

Leicester send Mendy back to Nice on loan

Leicester midfielder Nampalys Mendy has joined former club Nice on loan after just one season with the Foxes.

86dIan Holyman

Seri blasts Nice over failed Barcelona move

Jean Michael Seri says he "exploded" with rage after Nice caused the collapse of his Barcelona move but he remains keen on a move to a "big" club.

RankingsFrench Ligue 1

Goal Difference-5Tied-12th
Goals Scored15Tied-8th
Goals Conceded20Tied-15th