France vs England: 5 Things We Learned About Les Bleus from the Opener

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France vs England: 5 Things We Learned About Les Bleus from the Opener
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In the opening match of Euro 2012 for France, Les Bleus met England yet again in a major tournament.

Just like in 2004, the two met in their first group stage match, England took the lead off of a headed goal, and France found an equalizer.

Unlike in 2004, though, France could not find a way to grab the winner.

The match sets up well for France's chances in the rest of the tournament, though, and they will like their chances to find their way through the group and into the knockout stage.

Here are the five things we learned about this France side from their opening match of the tournament.

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