2018–19 Ligue 1

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Ligue 1
Season 2018–19
Dates 10 August 2018 – 25 May 2019
Matches played 90
Goals scored 246 (2.73 per match)
Top goalscorer Kylian Mbappé
Neymar
(8 goals each)[1]
Biggest home win Paris Saint-Germain 5–0 Lyon
(7 October 2018)
Biggest away win Nice 0–4 Dijon
(25 August 2018)
Highest scoring Angers 3–4 Nîmes
(11 August 2018)
Longest winning run 9 matches
Paris Saint-Germain
Longest unbeaten run 9 matches
Paris Saint-Germain
Longest winless run 7 matches
Guingamp
Longest losing run 6 matches
Guingamp
Highest attendance 60,747[2]
Marseille 4–0 Toulouse
(10 August 2018)
Lowest attendance 5,502[2]
Monaco 0–1 Angers
(25 September 2018)
Total attendance 2,061,061[3]
Average attendance 22,901[3]
2019–20
All statistics correct as of 7 October 2018.

The 2018–19 Ligue 1 season is the 81st season since its establishment. The season began on 10 August 2018 and is scheduled to end on 25 May 2019. Paris Saint-Germain are the defending champions.

Teams[edit]

As of 28 May 2018.

Twenty teams will compete in the league, with two promoted teams from Ligue 2, Reims and Nîmes, replacing the two relegated teams from the 2017–18 Ligue 1 season, Troyes and Metz.

Stadia and locations[edit]

Club Location Venue Capacity 2017–18 season
Amiens Amiens Stade de la Licorne 12,097 13th
Angers Angers Stade Raymond Kopa 17,835 14th
Bordeaux Bordeaux Matmut Atlantique 42,115 6th
Caen Caen Stade Michel d'Ornano 20,453 16th
Dijon Dijon Stade Gaston Gérard 18,376 11th
Guingamp Guingamp Stade du Roudourou 18,378 12th
Lille Villeneuve-d'Ascq Stade Pierre-Mauroy 50,157 17th
Lyon Décines-Charpieu Groupama Stadium 59,186 3rd
Marseille Marseille Orange Vélodrome 67,394 4th
Monaco Monaco Monaco Stade Louis II 18,523 2nd
Montpellier Montpellier Stade de la Mosson 32,939 10th
Nantes Nantes Stade de la Beaujoire 37,473 9th
Nice Nice Allianz Riviera 35,624 8th
Nîmes Nîmes Stade des Costières 18,482 Ligue 2, 2nd
Paris Saint-Germain Paris Parc des Princes 48,583 1st
Reims Reims Stade Auguste Delaune 21,684 Ligue 2, 1st
Rennes Rennes Roazhon Park 29,778 5th
Saint-Étienne Saint-Étienne Stade Geoffroy-Guichard 41,965 7th
Strasbourg Strasbourg Stade de la Meinau 29,230 15th
Toulouse Toulouse Stadium Municipal 33,150 18th

Personnel and kits[edit]

Team Manager Captain Kit manufacturer Main sponsor
Amiens France Christophe Pélissier France Thomas Monconduit Puma Intersport
Angers France Stéphane Moulin Ivory Coast Ismaël Traoré Kappa Scania (H), Bodet (A)
Bordeaux Brazil Ricardo Gomes France Benoît Costil Puma Groupe Sweetcom (H), Bistro Régent (A), Winamax (3)
Caen France Fabien Mercadal Republic of the Congo Prince Oniangué Umbro Maisons France Confort (H), Campagne de France (A & 3)
Dijon France Olivier Dall'Oglio Cape Verde Júlio Tavares Lotto Roger Martin (H), Suez (A & 3)
Guingamp New Caledonia Antoine Kombouaré France Christophe Kerbrat Patrick Servagroupe (H), Aroma Celte (A)
Lille France Christophe Galtier France Adama Soumaoro New Balance
Lyon France Bruno Génésio France Nabil Fekir Adidas Hyundai, Veolia (European)
Marseille France Rudi Garcia France Dimitri Payet Puma Orange
Monaco France Thierry Henry Colombia Radamel Falcao Nike Fedcom
Montpellier Armenia Michel Der Zakarian Brazil Vitorino Hilton Nike Sud de France
Nantes Bosnia and Herzegovina Vahid Halilhodžić France Valentin Rongier New Balance Synergie
Nice France Patrick Vieira Brazil Dante Bonfim Macron Mutuelles du Soleil
Nîmes France Bernard Blaquart Algeria Féthi Harek Puma Hectare
Paris Saint-Germain Germany Thomas Tuchel Brazil Thiago Silva Nike, Air Jordan (European) Emirates
Reims France David Guion France Marvin Martin Hungaria Sport
Rennes France Sabri Lamouchi France Benjamin André Puma Samsic
Saint-Étienne France Jean-Louis Gasset France Loïc Perrin Le Coq Sportif Aesio
Strasbourg France Thierry Laurey Serbia Stefan Mitrović Adidas ÉS Énergies (H), Croisi Europe (A)
Toulouse France Alain Casanova France Christopher Jullien Joma Triangle Interim

Managerial changes[edit]

Team Outgoing manager Manner of departure Date of vacancy Position in table Incoming manager Date of appointment
Paris Saint-Germain Spain Unai Emery Resigned 19 May 2018[4] Pre-season Germany Thomas Tuchel 1 June 2018[5]
Nantes Italy Claudio Ranieri Mutual consent 19 May 2018[6] Portugal Miguel Cardoso 13 June 2018
Nice Switzerland Lucien Favre Mutual consent 19 May 2018[7] France Patrick Vieira 11 June 2018[8]
Caen France Patrice Garande End of contract 19 May 2018[9] France Fabien Mercadal 8 June 2018[10]
Toulouse France Mickaël Debève Resigned to join RC Lens as assistant manager 14 June 2018[11] France Alain Casanova 22 June 2018[12]
Bordeaux Uruguay Gustavo Poyet Sacked 17 August 2018 19th Brazil Ricardo Gomes 5 September 2018
Nantes Portugal Miguel Cardoso Sacked 1 October 2018 19th Bosnia and Herzegovina Vahid Halilhodžić 1 October 2018
Monaco Portugal Leonardo Jardim Sacked 11 October 2018 18th France Thierry Henry 13 October 2018[13]

League table[edit]

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Paris Saint-Germain 9 9 0 0 32 6 +26 27 Qualification for the Champions League group stage
2 Lille 9 6 1 2 17 7 +10 19
3 Marseille 9 5 1 3 21 16 +5 16 Qualification for the Champions League third qualifying round
4 Montpellier 9 4 4 1 12 7 +5 16 Qualification for the Europa League group stage
5 Saint-Étienne 9 4 3 2 11 12 −1 15
6 Lyon 9 4 2 3 14 12 +2 14
7 Bordeaux 9 4 2 3 13 11 +2 14
8 Toulouse 9 3 4 2 10 12 −2 13
9 Strasbourg 9 3 3 3 16 13 +3 12
10 Angers 9 3 2 4 11 12 −1 11
11 Rennes 9 3 2 4 12 14 −2 11
12 Nice 9 3 2 4 7 13 −6 11
13 Amiens 9 3 1 5 11 13 −2 10
14 Nîmes 9 2 4 3 13 16 −3 10
15 Caen 9 2 4 3 10 13 −3 10
16 Dijon 9 3 1 5 9 13 −4 10
17 Reims 9 2 4 3 4 9 −5 10
18 Monaco 9 1 3 5 9 13 −4 6 Qualification for the Relegation play-offs
19 Nantes 9 1 3 5 8 16 −8 6 Relegation to Ligue 2
20 Guingamp 9 1 2 6 6 18 −12 5
Updated to match(es) played on 7 October 2018. Source: Ligue 1 and Soccerway
Rules for classification: 1) Points; 2) Goal difference; 3) Goals scored; 4) Head-to-head goal difference; 5) Fairplay ranking.[14]

Results[edit]

Home \ Away AMI ANG BOR CAE DIJ GUI LIL OL OM ASM MHS FCN NIC NMS PSG REI REN STE STR TFC
Amiens 1–0 2–3 1–2 4–1 2–1
Angers 0–1 1–0 3–4 2–2 0–0
Bordeaux 1–0 2–1 3–0 3–3 0–2 a
Caen 1–0 2–2 2–2 1–1
Dijon 1–3 0–2 0–3 2–0
Guingamp 1–3 1–1 1–3 a 1–2
Lille 3–0 3–0 2–1 3–1 3–1
Lyon 2–0 4–2 1–1 0–1 a 2–0
Marseille 2–0 4–0 a a 2–2 3–2 4–0
Monaco 0–1 0–0 2–3 a 1–1 1–2
Montpellier 1–2 1–0 3–0 0–0 1–1
Nantes 1–1 1–3 1–2 0–0 a
Nice 0–4 a 0–3 0–1 2–1
Nîmes 0–0 3–1 2–4 0–0
Paris Saint-Germain 3–1 3–0 5–0 a 4–1 4–0
Reims 0–0 0–0 1–0 0–1
Rennes 1–0 2–0 a a 1–3 1–1
Saint-Étienne 0–0 2–1 2–1 a 2–0
Strasbourg 3–1 3–0 2–3 1–1
Toulouse 2–1 1–1 1–1 1–0 2–3
Updated to match(es) played on 7 October 2018. Source: Ligue 1
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.
For coming matches, an a indicates there is an article about the match.

Positions by round[edit]

Leader and 2019–20 UEFA Champions League group stage
2019–20 UEFA Champions League group stage
2019–20 UEFA Champions League third qualifying round
2019–20 UEFA Europa League group stage
Qualification to relegation play-offs
Relegation to Ligue 2

The table lists the positions of teams after completion of each round. In order to preserve chronological evolvements, any postponed matches are not included in the round at which they were originally scheduled, but added to the full round they were played immediately afterwards. For example, if a match is scheduled for matchday 13, but then postponed and played between days 16 and 17, it will be added to the standings for day 16.



Team ╲ Round1234567891011121314151617181920212223242526272829303132333435363738
Paris SG21111111111
Lille453432422
Marseille199525363
Montpellier131111763534
Saint-Étienne9889148645
Lyon5104876256
Bordeaux1819151919131097
Toulouse20137344778
Strasbourg6712151691389
Angers11161918121291110
Rennes1512136914171611
Nice141418171115111312
Amiens171814141819151713
Nîmes72510810121414
Caen191516121317161015
Dijon83225781216
Reims1046111011141517
Monaco3610131516181818
Nantes162017161718191919
Guingamp121720202020202020

Number of teams by regions[edit]

Teams Region or country Team(s)
3  Occitanie Montpellier, Nîmes, and Toulouse
2  Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes Lyon and Saint-Étienne
Brittany Brittany Guingamp and Stade Rennais
 Grand Est Reims and Strasbourg
 Hauts-de-France Amiens and Lille
 Pays de la Loire Angers and Nantes
 Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Marseille and Nice
1  Bourgogne-Franche-Comté Dijon
 Île-de-France Paris Saint-Germain
 Monaco Monaco
 Normandy Caen
 Nouvelle-Aquitaine Bordeaux

Season statistics[edit]

Hat-tricks[edit]

Player Club Against Result Date
Ivory Coast Nicolas Pépé Lille Amiens 3–2 (A) 15 September 2018
France Kylian Mbappé4 Paris Saint-Germain Lyon 5–0 (H) 7 October 2018
Note

4 Player scored 4 goals

References[edit]

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  6. ^ "FC Nantes : Waldemar Kita confirme le départ de Claudio Ranieri en fin de saison". L'Équipe (in French). 17 May 2018. Retrieved 17 May 2018.
  7. ^ "Favre Leaves Nice As Borussia Dortmund Post Awaits". Goal. 19 May 2018. Retrieved 20 May 2018.
  8. ^ "Patrick Vieira, nouvel entraîneur de Nice". L'Équipe (in French). 11 June 2018.
  9. ^ "Patrice Garande ne sera plus l'entraîneur de Caen la saison prochaine". L'Équipe (in French). 19 May 2018. Retrieved 21 May 2018.
  10. ^ "Fabien Mercadal nouvel entraîneur de Caen (officiel)". L'Équipe (in French). 8 June 2018.
  11. ^ "Lens : Debève adjoint de Montanier". L'Équipe (in French). 14 June 2018. Retrieved 25 June 2018.
  12. ^ "Transferts : Casanova à Toulouse, c'est signé". L'Équipe (in French). 22 June 2018.
  13. ^ "Monaco : Thierry Henry nommé officiellement entraîneur". L'Équipe (in French). 13 October 2018.
  14. ^ "League Table". Ligue1.com. Retrieved 12 August 2016.
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