Antoine Griezmann

FIFA World Cup won't be possible without France's N’Golo Kante’s tireless work in midfield

It is easy to ignore diminutive N’Golo Kante amid all of France’s star-studded World Cup squad that includes $100 million-plus players such as Paul Pogba, Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann.

Jul 13, 2018, 17:35 PM IST

FIFA World Cup semifinals: France vs Belgium - See pics

Belgium began the first semi-final of FIFA World Cup 2018 with positive intent, dominating possession against France. The goalless scoreline in the first-half saw a dramatic twist in the 51st minute when Samuel Umtiti headed a crafty corner into the net to dash Belgium hopes and take France to their first final since 2006.

Jul 11, 2018, 20:01 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Teary Uruguay exit World Cup dreaming of next one

Uruguay`s never-say-die players fell to the floor in tears after losing their World Cup quarter-final to France, but they depart with heads high after yet again shaking it up among the world`s best.

Jul 07, 2018, 14:38 PM IST

France defeat Uruguay 2-0 to enter semis of FIFA World Cup 2018

France will either face Belgium or Brazil in the semi-final match on July 10. 

Jul 06, 2018, 21:40 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Brazil complain to FIFA over non-use of VAR technology

"The CBF requires to know from FIFA the reason the technology was not used in key incidents during the game," the organization said in a statement.

Jun 19, 2018, 16:28 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France looking for answers after narrow Australia escape

France are hardly alone in struggling to put down weaker opponents, and they will be delighted to have emerged with the points against Australia, a win secured with great help from the VAR system and a lucky deflection.

Jun 18, 2018, 11:22 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France's Antoine Griezmann says Les Bleus need to work hard and be better

"We did not play a great game against Australia so we have to improve and work hard in practice leading up to the Peru clash," Griezmann stated.

Jun 17, 2018, 12:39 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France beat Australia 2-1 as VAR plays its part

Antoine Griezmann converted the first penalty to be awarded by the Video Assistant Referee (VAR).

Jun 16, 2018, 17:45 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Les Bleus beat Aussies 2-1 - As it happened

France are hoping to join tournament favourites Brazil, Germany and Spain in the latter stages as they look to make amends for losing the Euro 2016 final to Portugal.

Jun 16, 2018, 15:20 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France vs Australia preview

The key for Australia is to have enough in defence to stop the French running riot, while also retaining enough offensive capability to give themselves at least some chance of scoring.

Jun 16, 2018, 11:15 AM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: France coach Didier Deschamps welcomes Antoine Griezmann decision to stay at Atlético Madrid

Antoine Griezmann revealed on Thursday that he had rejected Barcelona's offer and would continue to play with Atlético until 2022.

Jun 16, 2018, 10:14 AM IST

Atletico Madrid agree preliminary deal for France’s Thomas Lemar

Atletico Madrid and AS Monaco have achieved a preliminary agreement over the transfer of Thomas Lemar to our club.

Jun 13, 2018, 08:44 AM IST

Antoine Griezmann to decide Atletico future before World Cup

Atletico Madrid forward Antoine Griezmann has revealed that he will announce his intentions to continue with the club or not before the FIFA World Cup, which is slated to kick off on June 14.

Jun 02, 2018, 19:05 PM IST

Antoine Griezmann declines to talk about his future at Atletico

Atletico Madrid coach Diego Simeone spoke with an air of resignation when asked if the club can stop Antoine Griezmann from leaving.

May 17, 2018, 17:37 PM IST

Atletico Madrid ride on Antoine Griezmann brace to win Europa League

It is Griezmann's first major title with Atletico, and a fitting way to bow out if he leaves at the season's end, with Barcelona tipped as his next destination. Griezmann -- brought up in Macon, just 70 kilometres from Lyon -- scored once in each half, his lethal finishes coming either side of Marseille losing Dimitri Payet to injury, the French team's captain coming off in tears.

May 17, 2018, 14:11 PM IST

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu fuels Antoine Griezmann speculation

Barcelona President Josep Maria Bartomeu has been in contact with Antoine Griezmann's agent amid reports the Atletico Madrid striker is set to join the Spanish champions.

May 07, 2018, 18:49 PM IST

Profligate Arsenal punished by 10-man Atletico Madrid in Europa League semifinal

Arsenal's hopes of sending outgoing manager Arsene Wenger off with a trophy suffered a major blow as they could only draw 1-1 with 10-man Atletico Madrid in the first leg of their Europa League semifinal on Thursday.

Apr 27, 2018, 09:08 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo on target in derby draw as Barca stretch La Liga lead

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo scored for the 10th game in a row in Sunday`s 1-1 draw at home to Atletico Madrid but Antoine Griezmann struck back at the other end to keep his side four points ahead of their cross-city rivals in La Liga.

Apr 09, 2018, 09:33 AM IST

Cristiano Ronaldo scores but Antoine Griezmann equaliser helps Atletico hold Real Madrid

Ronaldo followed up last week`s brilliant bicycle kick against Juventus with a poacher`s finish at the Santiago Bernabeu but Griezmann`s strike keeps Atletico in pole position to finish second in La Liga. 

Apr 08, 2018, 22:29 PM IST

La Liga: Red-hot Antoine Griezmann bags four as Atletico Madrid rout Leganes

Antoine Griezmann scored all four goals as Atletico Madrid swatted aside Leganes 4-0 in La Liga on Wednesday to cut the gap on leaders Barcelona to four points.

Mar 01, 2018, 09:47 AM IST