Division 1 Arkema

Founded in 1974, the D1 Arkema is the most important national competition in France, organized in the form of a championship

Division 1 Arkema

With sixteen championship titles, Olympique Lyonnais is the most successful club in Division 1 Arkema history, including ten during the 2010' decade. Two Parisian women have managed to win the title of best player of the season: Elise Bussaglia in the 2010 - 2011 season and Shirley Cruz in the 2012 - 2013 edition. In the 2018 - 2019 season, Parisian Marie-Antoinette Katoto finished top scorer in Arkema's D1 with 26 goals! In June 2019, Arkema's naming Division 1 was officially validated for a three-season contract.

Stade de Reims was the first team to win the D1 Arkema trophy.

PSG record in D1 Arkema

9 Second position

Years

1986 - 1994 - 2013 - 2014 - 2015 - 2016 - 2018 - 2019 -2020

Its history

After having been rethought and restructured many times, the competition now pits the twelve best French teams against each other, with a system of ups and downs with the Division 2 level at the end of the season. Division 1 Arkema matches are played on Saturday and Sunday afternoons. Thanks to France's strong position in the UEFA rankings, teams finishing in the top two places in the championship now move directly into the Champions League, without going through the play-off phases.

Dzsenifer Marozsan won the Best Player of the Season trophy on 3 occasions.

Division 1 Arkema stakes for Paris Saint-Germain

Eight-time Division 1 Arkema runner-up, Paris Saint-Germain aims to put its name on the competition's record for the first time in its history. In addition, finishing the season in the top two positions will guarantee them a direct berth in the next UEFA Women's Champions League.