Latest news about France

Mbappe in, Dembele out for France

2017-08-24 15:57

Teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe, reportedly on the verge of a move to Paris Saint-Germain, is in France's squad for two upcoming World Cup qualifiers.

Terror victims honoured as Macron, May attend France-England

2017-06-12 19:54

A minute's silence will be held prior to France's home friendly with England as a tribute to the victims of recent terror attacks in England.

Southgate to study options as England set foot in France again

2017-06-12 14:36

England come full circle on Tuesday as Gareth Southgate's side finish their season with a trip to France.

Deschamps lashes out at 'pitiful' Benzema

2017-05-18 16:40

Didier Deschamps took a swipe at Karim Benzema as the French coach again left the Real Madrid forward out of his 26-man squad.

Mixed reviews for French video heartbreak

2017-03-29 18:41

The experiment with video assistance that backfired on France against Spain earned mixed reviews.

Bafana make no progress in latest FIFA rankings

2016-12-22 16:01

Bafana Bafana have made no progress in the last FIFA world rankings released for 2016.

France elects first woman football chief

2016-11-11 20:19

Nathalie Boy De La Tour became the first female president of one of European football's big leagues when she took over the French LFP.

Pogba fires France as Belgium, Portugal run riot

2016-10-11 10:08

Paul Pogba handed France a win at rivals the Netherlands and Christian Benteke grabbed a slice of World Cup qualifying history.

Anelka in 'Django Unchained' dig at Thuram

2016-09-06 21:57

Nicolas Anelka has launched a scathing attack on his fellow former France international Lilian Thuram.

Deschamps to stay for French WC campaign

2016-07-12 07:17

Didier Deschamps will remain as coach of France and lead them into the looming 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign.

'Cruel' blow to French hope of football elixir

2016-07-11 22:14

It was meant to be a moment of collective euphoria, with Euro 2016 offering hopes of a salve to France's wounds ...

Hero's welcome for Portugal after Euro triumph

2016-07-11 17:10

Cristiano Ronaldo's victorious Portugal prepared to return home to a triumphant welcome after their shock win over France.

Elated Portugal fans dance to sweet victory

2016-07-11 11:59

Lisbon was taken over by dancing fans, faces painted red, green and yellow and waving flags after Portugal's win over France.

Ronaldo's 'moth' steals the show

2016-07-11 09:36

Social media went into overdrive as one moth decided to land on Cristiano Ronaldo in the Euro 2016 final between France and Portugal.

Ronaldo's Euro final turns from despair to joy

2016-07-11 08:40

Cristiano Ronaldo cried twice in the Euro 2016 final, once when he was stretchered off and again when Portugal claimed victory over France.