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Ronaldo coaches Portugal

Ronaldo coaches Portugal

Injury might have forced Cristiano Ronaldo from the field in the Euro 2016 final - but he then took over coaching duties on the sideline... with boss Fernando Santos only assisting! 19 Jul 2016
This is football...

This is football...

This footage from after the France-Portugal game will melt even a stony heart. A young Portuguese fan comforts a heartbroken Frenchman... 19 Jul 2016
Euro 2016: the tournament's contenders and dark horses

Euro 2016: the tournament's contenders and dark horses

Forget Eurovision, the REAL party this year is in France 8 Jun 2016
Deschamps targets last 16 for France

Deschamps targets last 16 for France

FRANCE coach Didier Deschamps admitted that their FIFA World Cup draw could have been tougher but is looking no further than the last 16. 7 Dec 2013
Valcke: USA, England in tough groups

Valcke: USA, England in tough groups

FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke has identified groups D and G as the toughest, following the 2014 World Cup draw. 7 Dec 2013
Ribery confident in Ballon d'Or chances

Ribery confident in Ballon d'Or chances

BAYERN Munich attacker Franck Ribery is confident he will win the FIFA Ballon d'Or ahead of Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo. 26 Nov 2013
Ligue 1 Wrap: PSG overcome Reims, Lorient rout Evian

Ligue 1 Wrap: PSG overcome Reims, Lorient rout Evian

Paris Saint-Germain's unbeaten Ligue 1 run extended to 25 matches, while Lorient romped to a 4-0 victory at Evian on Saturday. 24 Nov 2013
Deschamps urges France to believe

Deschamps urges France to believe

FRANCE coach Didier Deschamps believes his side can still qualify for the FIFA World Cup despite their 2-0 defeat to Ukraine on Friday. 16 Nov 2013
Ukraine stun France 2-0 in World Cup playoff

Ukraine stun France 2-0 in World Cup playoff

UKRAINE are on the verge of qualifying for the 2014 FIFA World Cup after a surprise 2-0 win in their play-off first leg against France. 16 Nov 2013
France's Varane sidelined with knee injury

France's Varane sidelined with knee injury

FRANCE defender Raphael Varane looks almost certain to miss their World Cup playoff first leg versus Ukraine due to injury. 15 Nov 2013
Fomenko: Ukraine not afraid of Ribery

Fomenko: Ukraine not afraid of Ribery

Ukraine coach Mikhail Fomenko said his team are prepared for France and Franck Ribery ahead of their World Cup playoff in Kiev on Friday. 15 Nov 2013
Deschamps confident ahead of France's World Cup playoff

Deschamps confident ahead of France's World Cup playoff

FRANCE coach Didier Deschamps insists they have no fear heading into their FIFA World Cup play-off with Ukraine. 15 Nov 2013
Ribery calls for fearless France

Ribery calls for fearless France

FRANCK Ribery has called for his France team-mates to approach the FIFA World Cup play-off against Ukraine without fear. 13 Nov 2013
Lloris set for France return

Lloris set for France return

TOTTENHAM head coach Andre Villas-Boas is confident Hugo Lloris will be fit to play for France in their FIFA World Cup play-off on Friday. 11 Nov 2013
Ligue 1 Wrap: Reims, Rennes, Evian all claim victories

Ligue 1 Wrap: Reims, Rennes, Evian all claim victories

Reims ended a run of seven games without a win as Prince Oniangue secured a 3-2 win over Marseille. 27 Oct 2013
Ibrahimovic sastisfied with PSG dominance

Ibrahimovic sastisfied with PSG dominance

PARIS Saint-Germain striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic was pleased his team were in complete control in their 4-0 thrashing of Bastia. 20 Oct 2013
Blanc hails revamped PSG after Bastia win

Blanc hails revamped PSG after Bastia win

PARIS Saint-Germain manager Laurent Blanc heaped praised his revamped side after they hammered Bastia 4-0 on Saturday. 20 Oct 2013
Motta committed to PSG, insists agent

Motta committed to PSG, insists agent

THIAGO Motta's agent has insisted his client is committed to Paris Saint-Germain and there has been no interest from Juventus. 20 Oct 2013
Ranieri cautious of Renard-led Sochaux

Ranieri cautious of Renard-led Sochaux

MONACO coach Claudio Ranieri may rest players for his side's trip to Sochaux on Saturday but said he is wary of the Ligue 1 strugglers. 19 Oct 2013
Benzema delighted to end goal drought

Benzema delighted to end goal drought

KARIM Benzema expressed his satisfaction after breaking his 16-month international goal drought in France's 6-0 win over Australia. 12 Oct 2013
France v Australia pics

France v Australia pics

After being at the wrong end of a 6-0 drubbing against Brazil, the Socceroos take on another tricky assignment in their World Cup preparations. This time they face off against France at the Parc des Princes in Paris. Pics by Getty Images. 12 Oct 2013