Agence France-Presse | Saturday December 7, 2013
France will start with Honduras in the south of the country in Porto Alegre on June 15, before going north to Salvador to tackle Switzerland on June 20, and then returning to their base camp in Rio de Janeiro for the final group match against Ecuador...
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 20, 2013
In front of a raucous crowd at the Stade de France, Les Bleus overturned a two-goal first-leg deficit and qualified for the World Cup finals, beating Ukraine 3-0.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 16, 2013
France finished their World Cup qualifying Group I campaign with a 3-0 win over Finland on Tuesday.
Agence France-Presse | Monday October 14, 2013
A poll published on Sunday in Le Parisien newspaper found that 82 percent of French people have a "bad opinion" of the national football team.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday October 9, 2013
The Real Madrid frontman has not found the back of the net for his country since June 5, 2012 and was dropped by coach Didier Deschamps for the 4-2 win in Belarus last month that ensured France of at least second spot in Group I.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday September 7, 2013
If France go another 21 minutes in Belarus on Tuesday without finding the net, they will also set an absolute national record for the number of consecutive minutes without troubling the scoreboards.
Agence-France-Presse | Saturday November 10, 2012
France coach Didier Deschamps on Saturday called up Lyon defender Anthony Reveillere to replace Christophe Jallet for the friendly against Italy in Parma on Wednesday.
Agence France Presse | Thursday November 8, 2012
France coach Didier Deschamps revealed on Thursday that his top goalkeeper Hugo Lloris is "finding life difficult" as he continues to play understudy to Tottenham teammate Brad Friedel and has only been used sporadically under club manager Andre V...
Associated Press | Wednesday September 12, 2012
New-look France team is in cautiously optimistic mood ahead of next month's crucial trip to Spain after beginning its World Cup qualifying campaign with wins against Finland and Belarus.
Agence-France Presse | Monday July 9, 2012
France's new coach Didier Deschamps on Monday signed a two year contract with Les Bleus, with an additional two years should he succeed in qualifying the side for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Agence-France Presse | Sunday July 8, 2012
France's World Cup and Euro winning captain Didier Deschamps was named coach of the national side on Sunday, the French Football Federation (FFF) announced on its website.
Agence-France Presse | Sunday July 8, 2012
Former France captain Didier Deschamps is in talks with the French Football Federation (FFF) about becoming the national team's new manager, a source close to the talks revealed Saturday.
Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 5, 2012
Elie Baup was named Wednesday as Didier Deschamps' replacement as the new coach of Marseille.
Agence France-Presse | Sunday July 1, 2012
France's World Cup and Euro-winning captain Didier Deschamps is seen as the favourite to become the fifth national team coach in the past 10 years after Laurent Blanc decided not to accept a new contract.
Agence France-Presse | Saturday April 7, 2012
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has held talks with France's World Cup and Euro winning skipper Didier Deschamps over becoming manager of the club, the Daily Telegraph reported on Saturday.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 21, 2012
Marseille president Vincent Labrune on Wednesday said that team coach Didier Deschamps had his "total support", despite the club's French Cup quarter-final defeat to part-timers Quevilly.
Agence France-Presse | Monday January 16, 2012
Tottenham boss Harry Redknapp watched Marseille striker Loic Remy score both goals in Sunday's 2-0 win over Lille, but the French side's coach Didier Deschamps issued a hands-off warning.
Agence France-Presse | Wednesday December 7, 2011
Coach Didier Deschamps hailed Olympique Marseille's 3-2 win at Borussia Dortmund as one of the most important in the club's history to reach the knock-out phase of the Champions League.
Agence-France Presse | Wednesday October 19, 2011
Didier Deschamps says Marseille will play without fear against Arsenal on Wednesday, as they re-immerse themselves in a Champions League campaign that has proved a respite from domestic setbacks.
Agence-France Presse | Tuesday October 18, 2011
Marseille supporters have voted with their feet prior to Wednesday's Champions League meeting with Arsenal, amid press reports that only 30,000 fans will be in attendance for the Group F encounter.