Latest news about France

PSG ready to spend

2015-07-03 22:30

UEFA has lifted financial sanctions against Paris Saint Germain and the French champions will now launch into the transfer market, their president...

Nice's Diawara released on bail

2015-06-26 21:11

A French court has released Nice defender Souleymane Diawara, held in custody over an extortion investigation, on bail.

Deschamps not worried by defence

2015-06-08 13:12

Didier Deschamps has said he is not unduly worried about his side's defence which was again exposed by Belgium.

Belgium hang on to beat France

2015-06-08 08:27

Belgium lived up to their billing as second only to Germany in the FIFA rankings with a 4-3 victory over France.

FIFA's Valcke says he's beyond reproach

2015-06-03 20:14

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke says he is not guilty of any corrupt practice in a $10m bank transaction and sees no reason to resign.

France overcome Denmark

2015-03-30 11:20

Alexandre Lacazette scored his first international goal to hand France a 2-0 friendly victory over Denmark.

Deschamps signs new deal

2015-02-12 14:39

The French football federation has agreed a deal to keep Didier Deschamps in charge of the national team until 2018.

Euro 2016 mascot named

2014-11-30 20:00

The mascot for the the 2016 European football championship in France has been named Super Victor in a vote by internet users.

England line up high-profile friendlies

2014-11-19 13:39

England will play friendly internationals against Germany and France in the build-up to Euro 2016.

Pogba extends Juventus deal

2014-10-24 13:35

Paul Pogba has signed a contract extension which will see him stay at Serie A champions Juventus until 2019.

William Gallas calls it quits

2014-10-16 10:37

William Gallas has announced his retirement, bringing to an end a decorated 19-year professional career.

Mangala eyes Varane partnership

2014-10-10 13:09

City defender Eliaquim Mangala is keen to forge a partnership with Raphael Varane for France.

Koscielny adds to Arsenal woes

2014-10-10 07:56

Arsenal's injury crisis have worsened after Laurent Koscielny was forced to withdraw from the France squad.

Zidane eyes role with France

2014-09-16 16:13

Zinedine Zidane, currently coach of the Real Madrid reserve side, has admitted he would consider a coaching job with France.

Ribery in the clear

2014-09-08 13:14

Bayern Munich's Karl-Heinz Rummenigge says Franck Ribery's decision to retire from the international game is within FIFA rules.