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Dublin: 8 °C Monday 30 January, 2023

# Nice

Last month
December 2022
# France
French court jails suspects of 2016 Nice terror attack that killed 86 people
Over 450 people were injured during the four-minute rampage.
Last year
2022
# truck attack
Trial opens over 2016 Bastille Day truck massacre in Nice
86 people were killed and hundreds were wounded during the attack on France’s national day in 2016.
# Off the Mark
Aaron Ramsey scores on debut to help earn draw in Ligue 1
The former Arsenal and Juventus midfielder joined Nice on a free transfer earlier this month.
# Ligue 1
Favre new Nice coach as Galtier in Paris Saint-Germain talks
Galtier won the French league title with Lille in 2021.
All time
# action
Police arrest man and order stand closure after Ligue 1 match abandoned
The clash between Nice and Marseille was marred by ugly incidents as fans threw projectiles.
# Ugly scenes
Nice-Marseille game abandoned after bottles thrown, pitch invasion
Dimitri Payet, who was targeted by plastic bottles every time he took a corner, lobbed one back into the stands and chaos descended.
# On The Dotted Line
Kluivert joins Nice on loan deal from AS Roma
The son of former Dutch international football player Patrick will play this season in the French top flight.
# Cycling
Roglic extends Paris-Nice lead with 'cool' stage win
Ireland’s Sam Bennett came to a standstill on the final climb.
# Cycling
Ireland speed king Sam Bennett wins Paris-Nice opener
It was a fourth stage win on this race for Bennett.
# Time to say goodbye
Vieira sacked by Nice following five straight defeats and Europa League exit
Vieira’s assistant Adrien Ursea has been appointed as his replacement.
# France
Man who killed three in Nice terror attack identified as Tunisian who entered France from Italy
The prosecutor said the attacker, who was born in 1999, was not the radar of intelligence agencies as a potential threat.
# Extreme Weather
France and Italy step up rescue efforts after floods
Floods destroyed roads, houses and bridges surrounding the city of Nice yesterday.
# Staying Put
Vieira '300%' focused on Nice amid Arsenal links
Former Arsenal captain Patrick Vieira played down speculation of a return to the Gunners after Unai Emery’s exit.
# Kick it out
Nice's Ligue 1 fixture with Marseille paused due to homophobic banners
Referees in France have been instructed to stop matches if homophobic banners are displayed, or homophobic chanting is heard, this season.
# Old Rivals
Phil Neville's England start brightly as VAR breaks Scotland hearts in World Cup debut
Their Group D opener finished 2-1 in Nice.
# Unhappy
'Sad' Neymar sensitive to what is said about him, says PSG boss
The Brazilian is facing a ban after appearing to punch a fan, and Thomas Tuchel says the star’s mood is low right now.
# nice guy
'That celebration pissed me off': Balotelli antics leaves ex-Nice team-mates seething
A week after his Instagram celebration, Balotelli played ‘rock, paper, scissors’ with Florian Thauvin.
# Reunited
Henry says going head-to-head with Vieira on the line 'felt really weird'
The Arsenal and French legends met for the first time as coaches and Henry found it rather strange.
# All Square
Henry-Vieira reunion ends in stalemate as Arsenal and French legends' sides clash in Ligue 1
Monaco and Nice’s meeting ended in a controversy-laden 1-1 draw on the Cote d’Azur.
# Monaco
Man sentenced to life in prison for ordering the murder of his ex-partner's billionaire mother
The prosecution argued Wojciech Janowski was anxious to get his hands on part of Helene Pastor’s fortune.
# Transfer News
'Nobody tells me what to do. I do whatever I want, with all due respect'
Staying at Nice was Mario Balotelli’s decision, with the striker claiming he turned down five offers.
# not nice
South Korean swaps bitcoins for €2 million in fake notes
Once the transaction was completed in a hotel in the city of Nice, the South Korean realised the 500-euro notes he had been handed were photocopied fakes.
# sunny
It will clear up later today and the weather will stay fine for the week
Temperatures will reach the high teens on most days this week.
# Antibiotics
Cranberry juice 'doesn't help clear urinary tract infections'
Put down the glass.
# Transfer News
'He is worth €100 million, but he is a free agent, so he is a bargain'
Agent Mino Raiola claims Mario Balotelli is ready to return to Italy, though he also acknowledged negotiating with teams in England.
# Jacques Cassandri
Suspected mastermind on trial over France's 'heist of the century' more than 40 years later
In 2010, a career criminal wrote a book in which he portrayed himself as the heist’s mastermind. Now, he’s standing trial.
# Kick it out
Kick It Out slams 'unacceptable' booking of Balotelli for reporting racist abuse
Nice allege that the striker was booked for complaining to the referee over racist abuse from Dijon fans.
# why always me
'I should've replaced him earlier' - Boss furious with Balotelli after Champions League exit
“He wasn’t good enough tonight.”
# France
EasyJet passenger allegedly punched by an airport worker in Nice
The flight the passenger was due to fly on was delayed for hours.
# Nice anniversary
Trump says US friendship with France 'unbreakable' as he prepares to attend Bastille Day parade
Yesterday evening the two couples dined at a Michelin-starred restaurant on the Eiffel Tower.
# Bastille Day
French court bans magazine from publishing 'obscene' Nice attack images on 1-year anniversary
Victims’ groups had accused the Paris Match magazine of sensationalising the assault.
# Super Mario
'Best manager I ever had' - Balotelli responds to Rodgers' jibe
The pair ramped up the sarcasm in assessing one another following their dreadful time together at Liverpool.
# Racism row
Balotelli furious after alleged racial abuse at Bastia
After Nice’s disappointing draw at Bastia on Friday, a furious Mario Balotelli condemned the home fans for allegedly racially abusing him.
# immature giggles
Good Morning America tweeted that there's '69 days until spring' and everyone had a field day
Nice.
# Super Mario
Balotelli's resurgence continues as Nice extend their lead at top of Ligue 1
The Italian scored as his side extended their unbeaten run to 11 games.
# Kidnap
Former restaurant manager suspected in the kidnapping of millionaire hotel magnate
Jacqueline Veyrac (76) was found bound in the back of a van in Nice two days after being kidnapped.
# Bittersweet
Balotelli scores last-gasp winner and then sees red as Nice go top of Ligue 1
The striker’s return to form continued today.
# Nice
Two teenage girls arrested in France over planned terror attack
Searches failed to find any weapons at their homes.
# Super Mario
Mario Balotelli has now scored 4 goals in 2 games after netting a brace against Monaco
Nice are now sitting pretty at the top of Ligue 1.
# Critical
Mario Balotelli - 'Joining Liverpool was the worst decision of my life'
The new Nice striker has bad memories of his time at Liverpool.