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Quintero stuns France as Colombia hit back to win friendly

2018-03-24 07:22

Substitute Juan Quintero lashed home a penalty five minutes from time as Colombia came back from 2-0 down to stun France 3-2 on Friday.

Griezmann 'blackface' photo sparks racism controversy

2017-12-18 07:36

Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann was forced to remove a photograph from Twitter showing him blacked-up and mimicking a Harlem Globetrotter...

Mbappe is the revelation of football, says Maradona

2017-12-15 16:15

Argentina great Diego Maradona praised French teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe as "the revelation of football".

France line up Colombia, Russia friendlies ahead of World Cup

2017-12-07 17:51

France will play five friendly matches next year in the build-up to the World Cup in Russia.

SWC favourites France in 'easy' Group C

2017-12-01 21:16

A guide through each of the teams following the 2018 Soccer World Cup draw held in Russia.

France have the World Cup weapons

2017-12-01 08:52

With a potent attack featuring teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe and a midfield stuffed with talent, France should be among the SWC favourites.

What's lurking beyond the usual SWC suspects?

2017-11-16 21:04

Lionel Messi knows the teams he fears most at the 2018 World Cup: champions Germany, Brazil, France and Spain.

Prove yourselves, German stars told for French test

2017-11-13 21:16

Joachim Low has told his Germany side to prove themselves in their friendly against France as work towards the World Cup.

France on brink of World Cup, Dutch hopes all but over

2017-10-08 08:36

Blaise Matuidi's early goal saw off Bulgaria and kept France top of European World Cup qualifying Group A, while Netherlands hopes still hung in the...

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.