France

Pogba decides against surgery to keep WC hopes alive

Paul Pogba has decided not to go undergo surgery on his knee and will bank on rest and rehabilitation getting him fit in time to play for France at the World Cup finals later this year, media reports said on Wednesday.

September 26, 2022
September 26, 2022

‘Mbappe can't do everything’

France coach Didier Deschamps said Kylian Mbappe needs more support from his team mates after they lost 2-0 to Denmark in the Nations League on Sunday.

August 3, 2022
August 3, 2022

Pogba decides against surgery to keep WC hopes alive

Paul Pogba has decided not to go undergo surgery on his knee and will bank on rest and rehabilitation getting him fit in time to play for France at the World Cup finals later this year, media reports said on Wednesday.

July 28, 2022
July 28, 2022

France opener breaks multiple records with another T20I century

France opener Gustav McKeon has rewritten the record books yet again with another stunning century at the Europe T20 World Cup 2024 Sub-Regionals.

July 19, 2022
July 19, 2022

France's Melvine Malard scores fastest goal of Women's Euro 2022

France forward Melvine Malard scored the fastest goal of the Women's Euro 2022 as Les Bleues drew 1-1 on Monday with Iceland, who became the first side ever to go out of the tournament despite remaining unbeaten.

July 17, 2022
July 17, 2022

French hopes flagging on Tour de 'Lose'

Regional newspaper Le Progres groaned over the long wait for a home Tour de France stage winner this weekend with the scathing headline "Blue, Blanc, Lose", a play on the French tri-colour using lose instead of Rouge.

June 11, 2022
June 11, 2022

Super sub Mbappe salvages draw for France

Kylian Mbappe struck a late equaliser to help holders France salvage a 1-1 away draw against Austria as they kept alive their slim hopes of reaching the final four of the Nations League on Friday.

June 1, 2022
June 1, 2022

France warm up for World Cup by defending Nations League crown

Real Madrid's victory in the Champions League final on Saturday did not quite bring the curtain down on the football season in Europe, with the action continuing into June as France begin their defence of the UEFA Nations League title.

May 24, 2022
May 24, 2022

My mum loves Liverpool, says Mbappe

Kylian Mbappe said Liverpool were one of the clubs he spoke to before deciding to extend his stay at Paris St Germain, and that he had also met with the Premier League side in 2017 when he was still at Monaco.

December 2, 2021
December 2, 2021

Finding Bangladesh in Paris

When you are abroad and come across places that feel like home.

June 15, 2021
June 15, 2021

How Does Karim Benzema “Fit” Into the New France XI?

The striker is back in the France national team after 6 years.