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 16 days ago 2,248 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 17 days ago 7,596 reads 7 comments

  3. 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 18 days ago 18,867 reads 47 comments

  4. Portugal the Only Team Capable of Nullifying France's Euro 2016 Home Advantage

    PARIS — France and Portugal will meet at Stade de France in Saint-Denis on Sunday for the 2016 UEFA European Championship final. For the hosts, it is a chance to win a third Euro title and a first since Euro 2000 in Belgium...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 20 days ago 10,654 reads 63 comments

  5. 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 21 days ago 957 reads 8 comments

  6. 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 23 days ago 14,028 reads 39 comments

  7. 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 25 days ago 1,093 reads 1 comments

  8. 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 27 days ago 6,376 reads 7 comments

  9. 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 28 days ago 1,007 reads 3 comments

  10. 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 30 days ago 3,012 reads 2 comments

  11. 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 1 month ago 5,033 reads 4 comments

  12. 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 1 month ago 6,228 reads 10 comments

  13. 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

  14. France Must Be Wary of Ireland Threat in Year of the Underdog

    The 2016 UEFA European Championship in France has been a tournament for the underdogs so far. Nations such as Wales, Croatia and Hungary have topped their groups, despite the presence of far more illustrious opponents...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 3,099 reads 21 comments

  15. France Top Group a with Swiss Draw but Didier Deschamps Still Lacks Strongest XI

    Hosts France moved into the latter stages of the 2016 UEFA European Championship as the winners of Group A after a dull 0-0 draw with Switzerland at Stade Pierre-Mauroy in Lille on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 185 reads 0 comments

  16. France Boss Didier Deschamps Must Drop Patrice Evra and Blaise Matuidi vs. Swiss

    Hosts France have made a solid, if unspectacular, start to the 2016 UEFA European Championship, and Didier Deschamps’ men will close out Group A against Switzerland at Stade Pierre-Mauroy in Lille on Sunday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 3,871 reads 5 comments

  17. Pressure off for Euro Hosts France After an Unconvincing but Winning Start

    Hosts France are the only team at the 2016 UEFA European Championship to have won two matches so far...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 711 reads 3 comments

  18. Griezmann and Pogba Prove Point to Deschamps as France Late Show Downs Albania

    Hosts France became the first team to reach the latter stages of the 2016 UEFA European Championship, but Didier Deschamps’ men left it late to see off a resilient Albania side 2-0 at Stade Velodrome on Wednesday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 3,764 reads 7 comments

  19. Deschamps Must Relieve Pressure on Pogba and Griezmann When France Face Albania

    France are back in 2016 UEFA European Championship action on Wednesday when they meet Albania at Marseille's Stade Velodrome for the second round of fixtures in Group A...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 4,153 reads 6 comments

  20. France Must Be Wary of Switzerland's Set-Piece Prowess

    Having secured their first win of the 2016 UEFA European Championship at the first time of asking, beating Romania 2-1 at Stade de France in the opening match of the tournament, ...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 1,234 reads 3 comments

  21. Dimitri Payet's Romania Stunner Boosts France's Confidence in Opening Euro Win

    France got their 2016 UEFA European Championship campaign off to a winning start with a 2-1 victory over Romania at Stade de France on Friday...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 3,811 reads 19 comments

  22. Antoine Griezmann Vital to France Making a Winning Euro 2016 Start vs. Romania

    France kick off the 2016 UEFA European Championship against Romania at Stade de France, Paris, on Friday, and Didier Deschamps ’ men will be expected to make a fast start against the Tricolorii ...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 5,526 reads 12 comments

  23. A 5-Point Plan to Take France to Euro 2016 Glory

    The 2016 UEFA European Championship gets underway on Friday when hosts France take on Romania at Stade de France in Paris in the opening Group A clash...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 7,302 reads 22 comments

  24. France's Olivier Giroud Underlines Strong Pre-Euro 2016 Form with Scotland Brace

    UEFA Euro 2016 hosts France continued to warm up for the tournament nicely with a 3-0 friendly win over Scotland on Saturday at Stade Saint-Symphorien...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 6,552 reads 26 comments

  25. France Should Test Samuel Umtiti in Friendly vs. Scotland

    Hosts France got their European Championship final preparations off to a winning start on Monday with a narrow 3-2 victory over Cameroon at Stade de la Beaujoire in Nantes...

    Jonathan Johnson Written by Jonathan Johnson about 1 month ago 1,108 reads 1 comments