France call up Lenglet for Bolivia friendly, Euro qualifiers

2019-05-22 07:25

Didier Deschamps called up an uncapped trio of players including Clement Lenglet for a 24-man squad for the world champions' friendly against Bolivia.

SA-born France fullback calls it a day

2019-05-16 14:37

Former France international fullback Scott Spedding has announced he will retire at the end of the season.

French scrumhalf Parra faces RWC fitness fight

2019-05-11 22:08

Veteran French scrumhalf Morgan Parra faces a Rugby World Cup fitness battle after an ankle injury ruled him out of the rest of the season.

Pogba's SWC-winning boots sell for R480 000

2019-04-29 17:28

The boots with which Paul Pogba effectively won the Soccer World Cup for France last year were sold for R480 000 at a Paris auction.

Former captain Ibanez to manage France after RWC

2019-04-26 12:22

Former hooker and captain Raphael Ibanez has been appointed manager of France following the 2019 Rugby World Cup.

Galthie to be named next France coach - reports

2019-04-16 18:53

Former captain Fabien Galthie will succeed Jacques Brunel as France head coach after this year's Rugby World Cup.

French rugby federation ordered to pay sacked coach Noves

2019-04-08 15:06

The French rugby federation was ordered by an industrial tribunal to pay €1 million in compensation to sacked national coach Guy Noves.

Ex-France skipper to coach NZ provincial side

2019-04-03 12:49

Former France skipper Raphael Ibanez will once again don his coach's hat from July to October with New Zealand provincial side Thames Valley.

Laporte planning to name France coach ahead of World Cup

2019-03-27 18:21

The next France coach will be named before the team heads to the World Cup in September it has been revealed.

France cruise past Iceland in Euro qualifying

2019-03-26 07:12

Kylian Mbappe scored one and set up two more as France routed Iceland at the Stade de France night to move to the top of Group H in Euro 2020 qualifying.


France squad for Bolivia friendly, Euro qualifiers

2019-05-21 15:21

France coach Didier Deschamps has his squad for a friendly against Bolivia and Euro 2020 matches against Turkey and Andorra.

France name 65-man RWC preliminary squad

2019-05-14 09:44

Fijian-born wing Alivereti Raka was named in France's preliminary 65-man squad for this year's Rugby World Cup.

France draft in new coach Galthie in major Rugby World Cup shake-up

2019-05-07 13:27

Former captain Fabien Galthie has been drafted in to the coaching team of the French Rugby World Cup squad.

Fabien Galthie named next French coach

2019-04-28 13:22

Former captain Fabien Galthie will succeed Jacques Brunel as France head coach after this year's World Cup it has been confirmed.

Halep puts Romania in touching distance of Fed Cup final

2019-04-21 18:00

Simona Halep battled back from a set down to defeat France's Caroline Garcia and put Romania within touching distance of a first Fed Cup final appearance since 1973.

French clubs vote to keep national coach local

2019-04-12 10:28

French rugby clubs have opposed the idea of having a foreign coach for the national team, according to the results of a referendum.

French rugby federation ordered to pay €1 million to sacked coach

2019-04-08 14:38

The French rugby federation was ordered by an industrial tribunal Monday to pay €1 million in compensation to sacked mational coach Guy Noves.

Qatar and France sign World Cup 2022 security deal

2019-03-28 17:24

Qatar and France have signed a World Cup security agreement signed in Doha following a meeting between the country's respective prime ministers.

Evra faces legal challenge over 'homophobic' PSG abuse

2019-03-26 14:51

Two gay rights groups on Tuesday filed legal complaints against former France and Manchester United defender Patrice Evra over insults directed towards Paris Saint-Germain players.

France's Coman ruled out of Iceland qualifier

2019-03-24 17:27

France winger Kinglsey Coman will miss the Euro 2020 qualifier against Iceland with a back problem.

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