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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.

Oct 08, 2015, 20:22 PM IST

Former football greats slam France failure

Former France internationals were queuing up to put the boot into their successors on Saturday a day after a 2-0 defeat in Ukraine left Les Bleus on the verge of missing next year`s World Cup finals.

Nov 17, 2013, 10:58 AM IST

Patrice Evra included in France squad for Ukraine World Cup play-off

France coach Didier Deschamps on Thursday included Patrice Evra in a 24-man squad for this month`s two-legged World Cup qualifying play-off against Ukraine.

Nov 07, 2013, 19:56 PM IST

Bitter Evra labels Lizarazu `parasite`

Controversial France and Manchester United defender Patrice Evra delivered a vicious tirade aimed at several pundits, among them France`s 1998 World Cup winner Bixente Lizarazu.

Oct 21, 2013, 10:33 AM IST

Oscar, Hernanes & Lucas Moura on target as Brazil beat France

Brazil earned their second win in their seventh game under Luiz Felipe Scolari with a timely 3-0 win over France at the Arena do Gremio.

Jun 10, 2013, 13:23 PM IST

FIFA World Cup qualifiers: Pedro scores as Spain earn priceless win over France

Spain took control of UEFA World Cup qualifying Group I thanks to a 1-0 win over France at Stade de France.

Mar 27, 2013, 10:06 AM IST

Deschamps was more important than Zidane: Lillian Thuram

France legend Lillian Thuram says former team-mate Didier Deschamps was more integral to the French national team`s success than Zinedine Zidane.

Mar 25, 2013, 16:06 PM IST

Spain are the best in the world right now: Ribery

France winger Franck Ribery has underlined his respect for Spain ahead of his country`s World Cup qualifier against the world and European champions on Tuesday.

Oct 15, 2012, 09:47 AM IST

Zinedine Zidane open to coaching France

Footballing legend Zinedine Zidane has revealed that he is open to coaching France one day.

Oct 15, 2012, 08:49 AM IST

We have to hit Spain where it hurts: Lloris

Hugo Lloris says that France must "hit Spain where it hurts" when they face Vicente del Bosque`s side on Tuesday in their crucial World Cup 2014 qualifier.

Oct 14, 2012, 08:35 AM IST

France the most in-form team going into Euro 2012

Les Bleus travel to their Donetsk base for Euro 2012 having established themselves as Europe’s form side.

Jun 07, 2012, 09:28 AM IST

England have something to prove: Malouda

France midfielder Florent Malouda claims the current England crop have something to prove ahead of their opening Euro 2012 fixture against Les Bleus on June 11.

Jun 05, 2012, 09:13 AM IST

Ribery & Rami seal dramatic turnaround for France

France preserved their lengthy undefeated sequence as they fought back from two goals down to earn a 3-2 victory against Iceland in Valenciennes.

May 28, 2012, 08:51 AM IST