1. France Squeeze Past Sweden but Deschamps Needs to Release Paul Pogba to Progress

    France relied on a late Raphael Varane header to defeat Sweden 1-0 in Tuesday night's friendly at the Stade Velodrome...

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  2. Vine: Benzema Misses Penalty Shot vs. Sweden

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  3. Watch: Varane Heads France Past Sweden

    Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane scored stunning header for France v Sweden [Vine] http://www.101greatgoals...

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  4. France Misspell Lucas Digne's Name on Shirt for Sweden Friendly

    Lucas Digne did not start France's friendly with Sweden on Tuesday evening, which may have saved Les Bleus ' kit man a few blushes...

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  5. Payet Gets the Start vs. Sweden

    France XI vs Sweden: Mandanda, Kurzawa, Mangala, Varane (C), Sagna, Pogba, Guilavogui, Valbuena, Payet, Griezmann, Gignac...

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  6. Roma Confirm Yanga-Mbiwa Injury

    Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa will miss Roma's trip to Bergamo at the weekend, as the club confirm the defender has suffered a hamstring strain.....

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  7. France vs. Sweden: 4 Things Les Bleus Should Test in Friendly Game

    France take on Sweden on Tuesday night at Marseille's Stade Velodrome in what is the second of their two friendlies this international break and it gives Didier Deschamps a chance to experiment a little against the Scandinavian side...

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  8. Lyon Past and Present Are France's Future

    France have Lyon's famed youth academy to thank as Karim Benzema and Alexandre Lacazette look set to strike up a partnership.....

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  9. France's Formation Change Against Albania Signals End of Franck Ribery Comeback

    On Friday night, France drew 1-1 with Albania at the Stade de la Route de Lorient in the first of two friendlies during this international break...

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  10. France 1-1 Albania: Sub Griezmann Rescues Euro 2016 Hosts in Friendly

    It was scant consolation for France boss Didier Deschamps as Les Bleus produced their worst display since the World Cup...

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  11. Lacazette in Lineup to Face Albania

    France XI vs Albania: Lloris, Jallet, Varane, Yanga-Mbiwa, Digne, Cabaye, Sissoko, Pogba, Valbuena, Benzema, Lacazette...

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  12. France vs. Albania: How Les Bleus Should Line Up in Euro 2016 Game

    On Friday evening, France takes on Albania in the first of two friendlies during the international break at the Stade de la Route de Lorient. It is another chance for Didier Deschamps to continue his preparations for the European Championships in 2016...

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  13. Predicting France's Euro 2016 Starting XI

    France’s 1-0 defeat to Germany in the quarter-finals of the 2014 World Cup is the last competitive game Les Bleus will play until they host the 2016 European Championships...

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  14. France's Great Expectations Weigh Heavy on Karim Benzema

    Of course, you could argue that, on this subject, Didier Deschamps is probably quite biased. When asked a question about Karim Benzema and the Ballon d'Or last week, the France manager got really excited...

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  15. Kurt Zouma Called Up to France Squad

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  16. Matuidi out of France Friendlies

    Blaise Matuidi has been forced out of France's forthcoming friendlies with Albania and Sweden after breaking a bone in his hand in Paris Saint-Germain's 2-0 victory over Marseille....

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  17. Lacazette in Squad for Albania, Sweden Matches

    Didier Deschamps has made the squad announcement for France's forthcoming matches against Sweden and Albania on the 14th and 18th November.....

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  18. Lacazette in Squad for Albania, Sweden Matches

    Voici la liste de Didier Deschamps pour les matches France-Albanie et France-Suède #FRAALB #FRASUE #AllezLesBleus.....

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  19. Zinedine Zidane Banned from Coaching for Three Months

    The Competition Committee Judge accepted that the Frenchman lacks the necessary qualifications to coach Real Madrid Castilla. The club can appeal...

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  20. Former France Midfielder Pires Suspended by Indian Super League

    Former France midfielder Robert Pires and Atletico de Kolkata coach Antonio Lopez Habas have been suspended and fined by the Indian Super League for a scuffle during a match last week...

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  21. Why Olivier Giroud Is Under Most Pressure for France Following Win over Armenia

    Arsenal ’s Olivier Giroud must have felt a moment of anguish as Andre-Pierre Gignac inspired France to a 3-0 victory over Armenia on Tuesday night...

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  22. Aymeric Laporte Hints He Could Represent Spain If France Doesn't Call Him Up

    Athletic Bilbao's center back Aymeric Laporte has hinted that if he doesn't get called up by the French National Team, he could choose to represent Spain on international level.....

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  23. Cocky France U21 Star's Premature Celebration Comes Back to Haunt Him

    Karma has a funny way of biting you in the bum as France U21 star Layvin Kurzawa found out to his cost on Tuesday night. The Monaco full-back scored a late goal against Sweden in the European Championship play-off...

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  24. Paul Pogba Refuses to Give Young Boy His France Shirt, Offers Shorts Instead

    In the moments after France's 3-0 friendly win over Armenia on Tuesday, a young boy on the field asked if he could have Paul Pogba 's shirt. The Juventus star, however, appeared to gesture that he had already offered it to someone else...

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  25. Raphael Varane Became France's Youngest Ever Captain in Armenia Win

    Raphael Varane became Frances youngest ever captain in Armenia winNo international team is as obsessed with the captaincy as England, but this is still a pretty impressive achievement from Raphael Varane...

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