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Latest news about France

Abidal next to jump France ship

2014-08-14 13:00

Defender Eric Abidal has become the latest French player to announce his retirement from international football.

Ribery's France career over

2014-08-13 19:30

Franck Ribery has announced his retirement from international football, he said in an interview with a German magazine.

Disgruntled Nasri quits France

2014-08-10 11:02

Samir Nasri has decided to quit international football over a breakdown in his relationship with national coach Didier Deschamps.

Nasri drops France retirement hint

2014-08-04 13:05

Manchester City's France midfielder Samir Nasri on Monday indicated that he has decided to quit international football.

Benzema best in the world?

2014-07-07 13:40

According to FIFA's index rankings, France's Karim Benzema is the World's current best football player.

Germany first into SWC semis

2014-07-04 20:05

Germany have reached their fourth consecutive SWC semi-final after Mats Hummels' goal helped the three-time winners beat France.

As it happened: France v Germany

2014-07-04 20:00

Recap the scoring and commentary from the SWC quarter-final between France and Germany.

SWC: Quarter-Finals preview

2014-07-04 11:04

The Soccer World Cup enters the business end tonight as the Last 8 will shortly become the Last 4.

Lloris praises Neuer

2014-07-04 10:06

France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris has paid tribute to his opposite number, Manuel Neuer, ahead of their quarter-final clash with Germany.

SWC rocked by ticket scandal

2014-07-03 21:03

An illegal ticketing scandal rocked the SWC as Germany and France geared up for a titanic quarter-final showdown.

France sweat on Varane

2014-07-03 09:45

France defender Raphael Varane is considered doubtful for their Soccer World Cup quarter-final clash with Germany.

Ribery not going to Brazil

2014-07-02 09:08

Injured France star Franck Ribery will not travel to Brazil to cheer on France when they face Germany in the quarter-finals.

Mikel: Giroud intended elbow

2014-07-01 14:27

Nigeria midfielder John Obi Mikel insists that Olivier Giroud deliberately elbowed him in their defeat to France last night.

France strike late, reach last 8

2014-06-30 20:06

France have scored twice in the last 11 minutes to seal victory over Nigeria and reach the World Cup quarter-finals.

As it happened: France v Nigeria

2014-06-30 20:00

A recap of how the action unfolded in the SWC Last 16 match between France and Nigeria in Brasilia.