The upcoming edition of the Ligue 1 will kick off on August 12, Saturday (12:30 PM IST) as OGC Nice will lock horns with Lille Olympique Sporting Club in the tournament opener. The 2023-24 France’s top-tier football league will kick off at the Allianz Riviera. In the previous edition, PSG won the honour for the eleventh time. Here you can find out Ligue live telecast channel and streaming details.
On the other hand, four teams were relegated from the tournament including Auxerre, Ajaccio, Troyes and Angers. As of 2023-24, as many as 18 teams will battle it amongst themselves in a bid to fight for the title. The likes of Le Havre and Metz were promoted to the top-tier football competition in France this time.
For the record, PSG is the most successful team in the history of the Ligue 1 competition with eleven titles. Notably, they have won nine titles in the last eleven seasons, which goes to show that they have well and truly dominated the competition at the highest level possible.
On the other hand, AS Saint-Étienne are the second most successful club with 10 titles whereas Marseille won nine titles and Nantes won eight titles. It is worth noting that Olympique Lyonnais have won the most consecutive titles (seven titles between 2002 and 2008).
Ligue 1 live telecast and live streaming in India
Meanwhile, Ligue 1 2023-24 will come to a close on May 18. Fans are interested to know about the Ligue 1 live telecast in India. For the unversed, the select matches of the Ligue 1 2023-24 campaign will be telecast live on the respective TV channels namely Sports 18 and Sports 18 HD TV.
French Ligue 1 Streaming in India
On the other hand, the fans can catch the live streaming of the Ligue 1 2023-24 on the JioCinema app and website in India. It’s worth mentioning that the app will stream the French football league for free.
Ahead of the Ligue 1 2023-24 season
In the last season, the title race between Paris Saint Germain and Lens was one heck of a roller coaster ride. However, in the end, PSG had the last laugh in the final battle as they finished the league with 84 points, just one point ahead of the runners-up, Lens. It will be pretty interesting to see which team will win the title this time. The forthcoming season will have plenty of interesting and exciting things in store for the fans.
PSG will be looking forward to defending the title in the fresh season. The reigning Ligue 1 champions have roped in Luis Enrique as their new manager. The most successful club in Ligue 1 ran through a squad overhaul. Following Lionel Messi’s departure, it is also expected that the big names including Kylian Mbappe and Neymar could part ways with the club in the summer transfer window.