Karim Benzema made mistake over sex-tape scandal: Didier Deschamps

Karim Benzema made mistake over sex-tape scandal: Didier Deschamps

He (Benzema) hasn`t appreciated the situation he`s in, says Deschamps.

Sex Video Tape scandal: French forward Karim Benzema banned for Euro 16

Sex Video Tape scandal: French forward Karim Benzema banned for Euro 16

The Real Madrid forward was already served an indefinite ban by the FFF for his alleged involvement in the Mathieu Valbuena sex tape scandal.

'French federation suspends Karim Benzema'

'French federation suspends Karim Benzema'

FFF Noel Le Graet will announce the decision next Thursday.

Majority of French against return of Karim Benzema to national team, claim poll

Majority of French against return of Karim Benzema to national team, claim poll

In total, 50 percent answered "no, not at all", while 32 percent responded "no, not really".

Karim Benzema insists he has done nothing wrong in sextape scandal

Karim Benzema insists he has done nothing wrong in sextape scandal

French PM said on Tuesday that Benzema should not play for France before being cleared.

Wembley stadium honours Paris victims with French anthem

Wembley stadium honours Paris victims with French anthem

Along with British Prime Minister David Cameron and Prince William, many stood to sing 'La Marseillaise' four days on from the attacks.

Karim Benzema left out of France squad after sex tape blackmail charge

Karim Benzema left out of France squad after sex tape blackmail charge

Benzema will miss ties against Germany and England,

Midfielder Paul Pogba leaves France squad with ankle injury

Midfielder Paul Pogba leaves France squad with ankle injury

Midfielder Paul Pogba left the training camp of the French football team on Thursday and travelled to Turin to continue his recovery from a sprained right ankle.

Didier Deschamps laments blow of losing talented Nabil Fekir

Didier Deschamps laments blow of losing talented Nabil Fekir

The long-term loss of exciting Lyon attacker Nabil Fekir to a serious knee injury is a "body blow" to Euro 2016 hosts France, coach Didier Deschamps admitted on Sunday.

Monaco striker Anthony Martial set to join Manchester United

Monaco striker Anthony Martial set to join Manchester United

Monaco forward Anthony Martial is poised to join Manchester United after being allowed to leave the France training camp to sign his contract on deadline day, the French federation said on Monday.

French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac in Mexico for shock move

French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac in Mexico for shock move

French striker Andre-Pierre Gignac arrived in northern Mexico on Thursday to finalise a surprise move to Tigres of Monterrey after the end of his contract with Ligue 1 giants Marseille.

Didier Deschamps concerned but calm over French problems

Didier Deschamps concerned but calm over French problems

France coach Didier Deschamps admits his side was outplayed in Sunday`s 4-3 friendly loss to Belgium in Paris but said there was no reason to push the panic button. 

Didier Deschamps not worried by leaky French defence

Didier Deschamps not worried by leaky French defence

French coach Didier Deschamps has said he is not unduly worried about his side`s struggling defence which was again exposed in a 4-3 defeat by Belgium.

Juventus pair Paul Pogba, Patrice Evra in France squad

Juventus pair Paul Pogba, Patrice Evra in France squad

France coach Didier Deschamps named his squad for friendlies with Belgium and Albania on Friday and raised eyebrows with the inclusion of Juventus pair Paul Pogba and Partice Evra.

France recover from Brazil defeat with 2-0 Denmark win

France recover from Brazil defeat with 2-0 Denmark win

France recovered from last week`s defeat by Brazil when Alexandre Lacazette and Olivier Giroud earned a second-string side a 2-0 home friendly win over Denmark in St Etienne on Sunday.

Rising youngster Nabil Fekir included in France squad for first time

Rising youngster Nabil Fekir included in France squad for first time

France coach Didier Deschamps included Lyon`s rising talent Nabil Fekir in his 23-player squad for the first time as the Euro 2016 hosts get set for friendlies against Brazil on March 26 and Denmark on March 29. 

Samir Nasri hits out at France coach Didier Deschamps

Samir Nasri hits out at France coach Didier Deschamps

Samir Nasri has lashed out at Didier Deschamps, saying the France coach did not "behave like a man" when he omitted the playmaker from the 2014 World Cup squad citing behaviour concerns.

Didier Deschamps signs new France deal until 2018

Didier Deschamps signs new France deal until 2018

Didier Deschamps has extended his contract as France coach until the 2018 World Cup in Russia, French football federation (FFF) president Noel Le Graet confirmed on Thursday.

World champions Germany top first 2015 FIFA rankings

World champions Germany top first 2015 FIFA rankings

World champions Germany comfortably top the year-opening FIFA national team rankings released Thursday despite a slight slump since their rampant World Cup showing.

Michy Batshuyai ensures Marseille finish year top of the table

Michy Batshuyai ensures Marseille finish year top of the table

Belgian striker Michy Batshuyai repaid Marseille coach Marcelo Bielsa`s faith in giving him his first start by scoring the decider in the 2-1 win over Lille on Sunday to guarantee they top the table going into the New Year.