Soccer is one of the most popular sports in France. The country has several soccer clubs that are among the best. Are you passionate about soccer and would you like to learn more about French clubs? So what are the five best clubs in France?
Paris Saint-Germain FC
The club is based in Paris and is coached by Mauricio Pochettino. To date, the club has accumulated a total of 4444 points. It has won 9 French championships, 13 French cups, 9 league cups and one European cup winners' cup. PSG was also a finalist in the Champions League in 2020. More information about it on https://psganalysis.com/columnist/psg-champions-league-preview .
Olympique de Marseille
Olympic of Marseille was founded by René Dufaure in 1899. The club has totaled 2418 points since its creation. Olympic of Marseille has one of the best prize lists in France. The club has indeed won 1 champions league of champions, 9 French championships, 10 French cups and 3 league cups.
Located in Lyon, Olympique Lyonnais was founded in 1950. During its 70 years of existence, the club has accumulated a total of 1995 points. Olympique Lyonnais has won 7 French championships, 5 French cups and 1 league cup.
AS Saint Etienne
AS Saint Etienne is the fourth best French soccer club. The club was founded in 1919 and its current president is Bernard Caïazzo. Since 1919, AS Saint Etienne has won 10 French championships, 6 French cups and 1 league cup. The club has also accumulated 1941 points.
AS Monaco is a Monegasque club which is nevertheless affiliated to the French Football Federation. This is the reason why it is part of this ranking. Created in 1924, the club won a total of 1854 points. It has won 8 French Championships, 5 French Cups and 1 League Cup.
However, it is important to point out that many other French soccer clubs are also well known. These include the Girondins of Bordeaux, FC Nantes and Lille OSC.