Planning a Football Trip to France, the Ligue 1 fixtures for 2017/18 have now been announced.
Ligue 1 2017/18 Season
The LFP has unveiled the calendar for the 2017-18 Ligue 1 Conforama season, starting on Friday, August 4 2017 and ending on Saturday, May 19 2018. Check out all the key dates!
One week after the Trophée des Champions between AS Monaco and Paris Saint-Germain in Tangier, the new Ligue 1 Conforama season will begin on Friday, August 4 2017, with ten Week 1 clashes scheduled to be played on Friday the fourth, Saturday the fifth and Sunday the sixth of August.
While the exact scheduling of Week 1 remains to be determined in partnership with broadcasters Canal+ et beIN SPORTS, the clashes on offer will be as follows:
Angers SCO – Girondins de Bordeaux
LOSC Lille – FC Nantes
Olympique Lyonnais – RC Strasbourg Alsace
Olympique de Marseille – Dijon FCO
FC Metz – EA Guingamp
AS Monaco – Toulouse FC
Montpellier HSC – SM Caen
Paris Saint-Germain – Amiens SC
AS Saint-Etienne – OGC Nice
ESTAC Troyes – Stade Rennais FC
Under the agreement reached for the 2016-20 audiovisual rights cycle, Canal+ have first pick for three fixtures each week, and as such, Ligue 1 Conforama’s biggest matches will be shown live on Canal+ at 21:00 for the following rounds:
Week 4: AS Monaco – Olympique de Marseille
Week 6: Paris Saint-Germain – Olympique Lyonnais
Week 10: Olympique de Marseille – Paris Saint-Germain
Week 12: AS Saint-Etienne – Olympique Lyonnais
Week 14: AS Monaco – Paris Saint-Germain
Week 18: Olympique Lyonnais – Olympique de Marseille
Week 22: Olympique Lyonnais – Paris Saint-Germain
Week 23: Olympique de Marseille – AS Monaco
Week 24: AS Monaco – Olympique Lyonnais
Week 27: Paris Saint-Germain – Olympique de Marseille
Week 30: Olympique de Marseille – Olympique Lyonnais
Week 33: Paris Saint-Germain – AS Monaco
In season 2017-18, there will be three mid-week rounds – Weeks 15, 19 and 21. Along with Weeks 37 and 38, Week 19 will see all its fixtures played simultaneously. For the mid-week rounds, three matches will be played on the Tuesday (two at 19:00 and one at 21:00) and the seven others on the Wednesday (six at 19:00 and one at 21:00).