1. Didier Deschamps Is the Right Man to Lead France to 2018 World Cup in Russia

    With the 2016 UEFA European Championship now over, beaten finalists France can turn their attention towards the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 12 days ago 2,233 reads 23 comments

  2. Ranking France's Players on Their Euro 2016 Performances

    Although they were beaten in the final by Portugal at Stade de France last Sunday, France’s 2016 UEFA European Championship campaign should be considered a success...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 13 days ago 7,577 reads 7 comments

  3. Antoine Griezmann Wins Euro 2016 Player of the Tournament: Stats and Reaction

    UEFA officially named France forward Antoine Griezmann as Euro 2016's Player of the Tournament on Monday...

    Christopher Simpson Written by Christopher Simpson about 14 days ago 5,438 reads 60 comments

  4. Didier Deschamps' Tactical Indecision Costs France vs. Portugal in Euro Final

    Portugal are 2016 UEFA European Championship winners thanks to a 1-0 victory over France after extra-time at Stade de France on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 15 days ago 18,858 reads 47 comments

  5. Antoine Griezmann Wins Euro 2016 Golden Boot: Stats, Comments and Reaction

    Antoine Griezmann clinched the Euro 2016 Golden Boot on Sunday and finished as the tournament's top scorer, after Portugal beat hosts France 1-0 in the final thanks to an extra-time winner from Eder...

    Tom Sunderland Written by Tom Sunderland about 15 days ago 7,933 reads 94 comments

  6. France's Antoine Griezmann Underlines World-Class Credentials with Germany Brace

    France are into the 2016 UEFA European Championship final after a 2-0 win over Germany at Stade Velodrome on Thursday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 18 days ago 954 reads 8 comments

  7. France Celebrate Euro 2016 Final Berth with Iceland-Style Viking Clap

    If Euro 2016 leaves behind any kind of legacy when the summer is over, it will almost certainly be the thunderous Viking-style chant that Iceland brought with them...

    Ryan Bailey Written by Ryan Bailey about 18 days ago 11,789 reads 26 comments

  8. Why Adil Rami and N'Golo Kante Should Not Be Restored to France XI vs. Germany

    France take on Germany at Stade Velodrome on Thursday in the second of the 2016 UEFA European Championship semi-finals...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 19 days ago 14,022 reads 39 comments

  9. Barcelona New Boy Samuel Umtiti Is No Weak Link for France

    Adil Rami has cut an optimistic figure for France during Euro 2016, as well he might after a whirlwind end to the 2015-16 season...

    Andy Brassell Written by Andy Brassell about 20 days ago 13,202 reads 36 comments

  10. Clinical France Blow Brave Iceland Away, but Defensive Deficiencies Remain

    France are in the semi-finals of the 2016 UEFA European Championship after their 5-2 thrashing of surprise package Iceland at Stade de France on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 22 days ago 1,093 reads 1 comments

  11. Can Stuttering Hosts France Still Go All the Way at Euro 2016?

    The French might have invited the rest of the continent to Euro 2016, but so far they haven’t been the most accommodating or entertaining hosts...

    Sam Pilger Written by Sam Pilger about 23 days ago 5,144 reads 16 comments

  12. Olivier Giroud and Antoine Griezmann Tandem Is Key to France Victory vs. Iceland

    Despite Iceland’s impressive 2016 UEFA European Championship campaign so far, France will be considered favourites when the two sides meet at Stade de France in Paris on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 23 days ago 6,365 reads 7 comments

  13. France Must Learn from Ireland Mistakes for Quarter-Final vs. Plucky Iceland

    France and Iceland will meet at Stade de France on Sunday for the last of the 2016 UEFA European Championship quarter-finals, and by then, the other three semi-finalists will already be known...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 24 days ago 1,007 reads 3 comments

  14. It's Time Olivier Giroud's Importance to France Was Recognised

    Every team needs a scapegoat. Even when things are going well, when the goals are flowing and the wins are racking up, there is always a scapegoat readied to be sacrificed, just in case...

    Graham Ruthven Written by Graham Ruthven about 25 days ago 17,578 reads 62 comments

  15. Antoine Griezmann Gives France vs. Ireland Ball to Son of Murdered Policeman

    Antoine Griezmann gifted the match ball from France's 2-1 last-16 defeat of the Republic of Ireland on Sunday—in which he scored twice—to the son of a French police officer who was murdered earlier this month...

    Rory Marsden Written by Rory Marsden about 26 days ago 1,735 reads 0 comments

  16. France Starting Samuel Umtiti over Eliaquim Mangala vs. Iceland Would Be a Risk

    France will meet Iceland at Stade de France on Sunday in the last of the 2016 UEFA European Championship quarter-finals...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 26 days ago 2,990 reads 2 comments

  17. Kante Suspension Offers Solution to France's Pogba and Matuidi Midfield Headache

    France are into the quarter-finals of the 2016 UEFA European Championship after a 2-1 win over the Republic of Ireland at Parc Olympique Lyonnais , Lyon, France, on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 28 days ago 5,029 reads 4 comments

  18. Antoine Griezmann Finally Arrives at Euro 2016 as France Edge Ireland

    France are into the quarter-finals of the 2016 UEFA European Championship after a second-half recovery saw them past the 10 men of the Republic of Ireland 2-1 at Parc Olympique Lyonnais in Lyon on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 29 days ago 6,214 reads 10 comments

  19. France Boss Didier Deschamps Must Start Star Man Dimitri Payet vs. Ireland

    France and the Republic of Ireland meet at Parc Olympique Lyonnais on Sunday with a place in the 2016 UEFA European Championship quarter-finals at stake. For the hosts, the tournament is truly beginning now after a slow start...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 638 reads 0 comments