France beaten by Albania in friendly
Lacklustre France suffered another disappointing friendly defeat on Saturday as the Euro 2016 howent down 1-0 to Albania in the city of Elbasan.
Germany through to semifinals
Germany reached their fourth consecutive World Cup semifinal after defender Mats Hummels' first-half header gave the three-time winners a 1-0 victory over France at Rio de...
Only Germany matter for France
France rightfully claimed their place in the World Cup quarterfinals and any talk of striker Karim Benzema sulking over his position or mentions of past defeats by Germany are...
France to sharpen attack, add pace
France have come full circle from their debacle of four years ago to set up a World Cup quarterfinal against Germany but they must hone their attacking skills to threaten the...
Deschamps wants more of the same from Pogba
Paul Pogba's goalscoring display in France's 2-0 win over Nigeria showcased how talented the young midfielder is, with coach Didier Deschamps hoping to see those skills on a more...
'Nigeria were unlucky to lose to France'
Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi was left cursing his team's bad luck after they conceded two late goals in a 2-0 defeat by France in the last 16 on Monday.
Late French goals KO Nigeria
France ended Nigeria's hopes of a first World Cup quarterfinal appearance when they scored two late goals to beat the Super Eagles 2-0 in alast-16 match in Brasilia on Monday.
Deschamps shrugs off lack of goals
France coach Didier Deschamps said he was not concerned about his team's goalless draw with Ecuador after two earlier high-scoring victories.
Goalless draw leaves France top
France and Ecuador drew 0-0 in their final World Cup Group E game on Wednesday to send the French into the last 16 as group winners and eliminate their opponents due to...
Argentina save Messi's magic for last 16
Lionel Messi has scored in all of Argentina's group games and while the South Americans clearly depend on the livewire forward, Alejandro Sabella is wary of pushing him too hard...