The France Ligue 1 is one of the best top flight football tournaments around Europe. Here is the French Ligue 1 list of Champions French Ligue. French champions Monaco celebrate Ligue 1 success with hair hilarity in victory at Rennes. Leonardo Jardim's men won a first title since. The Amateur French Championship (C.F.A.) was resumed in The number of teams in Division 1 (Ligue 1) went up to 16 before World War II.