It's been a long, hard and expensive slog, but next week former president Jacob Zuma will finally get what he's always wanted: his day in court.
First place in Ligue 1 will be on the line on Saturday when leaders Paris Saint-Germain host their surprising challengers Angers at Parc des Princes.
Lawyers for Brazilian footballer Neymar and Spanish champions Barcelona failed Friday in their bid to avert a multi-million-dollar court battle over a tangled contact dispute.
PSG will look to shake off a rare home league defeat this weekend when they travel to Bordeaux, where Kylian Mbappe could return from a month out.
After a summer of courtship, with Barcelona wooing Neymar to come back, the Brazilian star and his former club have finally agreed a date - but in court rather than on the pitch.
Neymar scored a fine late winner as Paris Saint-Germain beat Lyon 1-0 on Sunday to move three points clear at the top of the Ligue 1 table.
Paris Saint-Germain launched their latest quest for Champions League success with a statement win over Real Madrid on Wednesday.
The visit of Real Madrid to the French capital means a glamour tie for Paris Saint-Germain to begin their Champions League campaign.
With the saga over his on-off move back to Barcelona now over, Neymar could return to action with Paris Saint-Germain this weekend.
Argentine striker Mauro Icardi, unwanted at Inter Milan, joined Paris Saint-Germain late on Monday in a loan deal.
Neymar is to stay at Paris Saint-Germain after seeing his desire to transfer back to Barcelona fail, according to press reports.
Mauro Icardi scored his first PSG goal as the French champions beat Galatasaray to move four points clear at the top of their Champions League group.
Manchester City midfielder Kevin De Bruyne has been urged by his former coach at Genk to one day join Paris Saint-Germain.
Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar, the world's most expensive player, is embroiled in a string of legal woes with cases in Spain, France and Brazil.
Paris Saint-Germain fell to a shock 2-0 loss to Reims at the Parc des Princes on Wednesday.
Idrissa Gueye has earned rave reviews for his standout performance in Paris Saint-Germain's Champions League win over Real Madrid
Neymar's Champions League ban for insulting match officials on social media has been reduced from three games to two following an appeal.
Neymar returned with a bang for Paris Saint-Germain, while Ansu Fati made sure Barcelona did not miss Lionel Messi, or Neymar for that matter.
Flamengo manager Jorge Jesus says Neymar needs to change the way he approaches his game to be on Cristiano Ronaldo’s level.
Neymar's decision to join PSG in 2017 and a troubled time in the French capital has left the Brazilian at risk of wasting the best years of his career.
Paris Saint-Germain star Kylian Mbappe will be out for four weeks and Edinson Cavani for three weeks after both came off injured in a Ligue 1 match against Toulouse.
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