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Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he's `scared` of retirement

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits he's `scared` of retirement

The 66-year-old Frenchman, who will celebrate his 20th anniversary as Gunners coach in October, has one year left on his current contract at the Emirates.

Frenchman who beheaded boss, found dead

Frenchman who beheaded boss, found dead

A Frenchman who decapitated his boss in the name of Islamic State has been found dead in prison.

English FA asks Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger to explain doping comments

English FA asks Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger to explain doping comments

The FA has asked Arsene Wenger to explain his recent comments on doping.

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga beats Rafael Nadal to enter first ever Shanghai Masters final

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga beats Rafael Nadal to enter first ever Shanghai Masters final

In a battle of two resurgent players, Jo-Wilfred Tsonga beat Rafael Nadal in three sets on Sunday to book his first ever Shanghai Masters final.

Sebastien Ogier has one hand on World Rally Championship title

Sebastien Ogier has one hand on World Rally Championship title

Frenchman Sebastien Ogier has one hand on the World Rally Championship title after grabbing a narrow lead over Northern Irishman Kris Meeke on the second day of Rally Australia Saturday.

Frenchman Sebastien Ogier aims for third world rally title

Frenchman Sebastien Ogier aims for third world rally title

Frenchman Sebastien Ogier set the fastest time in the Rally Australia pre-race shakedown Thursday as he bids to win his third consecutive world rally championship.

Bafetimbi Gomis equals 92-year-old Swansea record after scoring in each of four league games

Bafetimbi Gomis equals 92-year-old Swansea record after scoring in each of four league games

Bafetimbi Gomis, who has emerged as a shock target for Manchester United, on Sunday equalled a 92-year-old club record for Swansea by scoring in his first four league games of a season in England.

Judo legend Teddy Riner only "satisfied" with record eighth world title

Judo legend Teddy Riner only "satisfied" with record eighth world title

A pensive Teddy Riner described himself as merely "satisfied" after claiming a record eighth title at the world judo championships in Kazakhstan on Saturday.

Michel Platini avoids FIFA talk, says in last term as UEFA chief

Michel Platini avoids FIFA talk, says in last term as UEFA chief

Michel Platini confirmed he was in his final term as UEFA president on Friday, whether he wins next year`s FIFA election or not.

Frenchman gored to death in Spain bull run

Frenchman gored to death in Spain bull run

A charging bull gored a Frenchman to death early Tuesday at a festival in eastern Spain, local authorities said.

Jerome Champagne ponders FIFA presidential bid, calls for voting system reform

Jerome Champagne ponders FIFA presidential bid, calls for voting system reform

Former FIFA official Jerome Champagne said he is considering whether to make another run for the presidency of soccer`s global governing body and called for whoever gets the job to heal the rift between Europe and the rest of the world.

Indonesia execution of Frenchman would damage relations: Hollande

 French President Francois Hollande on Wednesday urged Indonesia not to execute a Frenchman facing the death penalty for drug offences, warning that it would damage ties between the two nations.

Indonesian court rejects death row Frenchman`s appeal

 Indonesia`s Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected an appeal by a Frenchman on death row for drug offences, taking him and a group of other foreigners closer to execution by firing squad.

Paris warns Indonesia of consequences if Frenchman executed

The French ambassador in Jakarta on Friday warned Indonesia that executing a Frenchman on death row on drugs charges would have "consequences" for the bilateral relationship.

Arsene Wenger praises 'battling' Arsenal display against Burnley

Arsene Wenger praises 'battling' Arsenal display against Burnley

Arsene Wenger`s Arsenal teams are known for their artistry over industry, but it was their battling qualities that impressed the Frenchman in their 1-0 Premier League win over Burnley on Saturday.

Frenchman gets 3 years for helping girl, 14, try to join IS

A father of three who helped a 14-year-old girl try to join an Islamic State recruiter in Syria has been sentenced to three years in prison.

Renaud Lavillenie set to shine at European Athletics Indoor Championships

Renaud Lavillenie set to shine at European Athletics Indoor Championships

French pole vault star Renaud Lavillenie owns a world record that long seemed impossible to reach, but he will be hungry for more as the European Athletics Indoor Championships start in Prague on Thursday.

Francois Pervis takes hat-trick of world timetrial titles

Francois Pervis takes hat-trick of world timetrial titles

Frenchman Francois Pervis sent the home fans into rapturous delirium by securing a hat-trick of 1km time-trial titles at the World Track Cycling Championships on Friday.

Gilles Simon slams compatriot Jeremy Chardy, into ATP Rotterdam last eight

Gilles Simon slams compatriot Jeremy Chardy, into ATP Rotterdam last eight

Gilles Simon needed just 67 minutes to move into the ATP Rotterdam World Tennis quarter-finals with a 6-4, 6-3 defeat of fellow Frenchman Jeremy Chardy on Thursday.

Bulgaria to extradite Frenchman who knew Charlie Hebdo attackers

Bulgarian court ruled Tuesday that a Frenchman who admits knowing the Charlie Hebdo attackers but denies being an Islamic extremist could be extradited to France following an arrest warrant issued by Paris.