The 2017/18 Ligue 1 Conforama campaign has officially begun on Friday, 4th of August with last season league winners AS Monaco emerging victorious 3-2 against Toulouse.
Meanwhile, the transfer window has gone a bit crazy in France with the historic transfer of Neymar from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain for a whopping fee of €222million has taken the total amount of every Ligue 1 club’s transfer spending up to €470million combined.
If the transfer fee is that big, then so are the expectations.
So which of these Ligue 1 summer transfers do you think will flop in the league this season?
Swipe right to vote yes (he will flop this season), swipe left to vote no.
Bertrand Traore (Chelsea to Olympique Lyonnais for £8.50m)
Benjamin Lecomte (FC Lorient to Montpellier HSC for £2.13m)
Thiago Maia (Santos FC to LOSC Lille for £11.90m
Youri Tielemans (RSC Anderlecht to AS Monaco for £21.25m)
Ismaila Sarr (FC Metz to Stade Rennais for £14.45m)
Geronimo Poblete (CA Colon to FC Metz for free)
Corentin Jean (AS Monaco to Toulouse for £2.98m)
Oswaldo Vizcarrondo (FC Nantes to ESTAC Troyes for free)
Prince-Desir Gouano (Atalanta to Amiens for free)
Franck Tabanou (Swansea City to EA Guingamp for free)
Jean-Victor Makengo (SM Caen to OGC Nice for £4.25m)
Alexander Djiku (SC Bastia to SM Caen for £1.70m)
Florian Thauvin (Newcastle United to Olympique de Marseille for £9.35m)
Enzo Crivelli (Bordeaux to Angers SCO for £3.40m)
Youssouf Sabaly (Paris Saint-Germain to Bordeaux for £3.40m)
Wesley Said (Stade Rennais to Dijon FCO for £1.28m)
Lois Diony (Dijon FCO to AS Saint-Etienne for £8.5m
Ciprian Tatarusanu (Fiorentina to FC Nantes for £2.13m)
Neymar (Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain for £188.7m
Jonas Martin (Real Betis to RC Strasbourg for £1.28m)