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Mbappe savours 'dream come true' as France reach World Cup last 16

2018-06-21 21:59

Kylian Mbappe said that playing at a World Cup was "a dream come true" after scoring the winner in a victory over Peru to send France into the last...

France 'will savour' qualification for SWC last 16

2018-06-21 20:43

France coach Didier Deschamps took great satisfaction in his highly rated team's display to defy a battling Peru team and reach the last 16 of the...

As it happened: France v Peru

2018-06-21 18:55

A recap of the scoring from the Soccer World Cup Group C clash between France and Peru at the Ekaterinburg Arena.

Mbappe secures France win over plucky Peru

2018-06-21 18:54

France are through to the last 16 of the Soccer World Cup, thanks to an unconvincing win over a plucky Peru side in a Group C encounter in...

Landmark 100th French cap means nothing if we fail - Lloris

2018-06-20 19:27

France captain Hugo Lloris said that reaching a landmark 100 appearances for France will mean nothing if they fail to beat Peru in their World Cup...

We will not let France bully us - Peru coach

2018-06-20 17:50

Peru coach Ricardo Gareca said his team will not be bullied by France in their World Cup clash , but admitted: "We are not on their level anywhere".

France vow to up the ante as World Cup rivals flounder

2018-06-20 09:57

With their title rivals failing to fire, France have vowed to ramp up the intensity and put their stamp on the World Cup with victory over Peru.

WATCH: Zlatan - Pogba criticism down to jealousy

2018-06-18 10:05

Zlatan Ibrahimovic has leapt to the defence of France midfielder Paul Pogba saying the criticism he receives comes down to jealousy.

Australia's Jedinak admits VAR 'frustration'

2018-06-17 17:51

Australia captain Mile Jedinak admitted the frustration was palpable after the Socceroos' World Cup campaign was compounded by a historic VAR...

Griezmann 'must do more', says France coach

2018-06-17 15:39

France coach Didier Deschamps said Antoine Griezmann "must do more", after a disappointing performance in their win against Australia.

Baby Bleus 'must do better' says France coach

2018-06-16 21:07

Didier Deschamps has told France they "must do better" after escaping a humiliating draw with Australia in their 2-1 World Cup opener.

Aussie coach slams referee after France loss

2018-06-16 15:37

Australia coach Bert van Marwijk hit out at Uruguayan referee Andres Cunha following their 2-1 World Cup defeat to France on Saturday.

'Good job there was VAR' says France's Griezmann

2018-06-16 15:27

France's Antoine Griezmann said on Saturday it was "a good job" the technology was in place in his side's win over Australia.

VAR system used for first time in World Cup history

2018-06-16 14:19

The Video Assistant Referee system was used for the first time in World Cup history on Saturday, when France were awarded a penalty against Australia...