Association Sportive de Monaco Football Club, also known as AS Monaco or simply Monaco, is a French professional football club based in the principality of Monaco. The club was founded in 1919 and pla... ys in Ligue 1, the top tier of French football. Monaco has won the French league championship seven times, and has also won the Coupe de France five times. Monaco's kits are traditionally red and white in the form of a diagonal look. The kits are manufactured by Kappa. Some of the club's notable players include Kevin Volland, Wissam Ben Yedder, and Cesc Fabregas.