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# les-blues - This year 2022

Geyoro hat-trick helps flawless France to 5-1 hammering against Italy in Euros opener
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Geyoro hat-trick helps flawless France to 5-1 hammering against Italy in Euros opener

Jul 10th 2022, 10:37 PM 2,426 Views 1 Comment

Les Bleues looked like they would score with every attack in the Group D clash.

# les-blues - Last year 2021

Racing wing Taofifenua among three uncapped players in French Six Nations squad
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Racing wing Taofifenua among three uncapped players in French Six Nations squad

Jan 12th 2021, 9:16 AM 4,188 Views 2 Comments

Though uncertainty swirls around French participation, the tournament remains scheduled for next month.

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France stage 'internal investigation' into Scotland controversy
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France stage 'internal investigation' into Scotland controversy

Feb 14th 2018, 8:52 PM 8,959 Views 2 Comments

Eight players have been left out of the France squad for the next game against Italy.

French rugby players questioned as witnesses by Scottish police at Edinburgh Airport
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French rugby players questioned as witnesses by Scottish police at Edinburgh Airport

Feb 12th 2018, 1:25 PM 45,614 Views 11 Comments

Police Scotland say “no crime has been committed” following their inquiries.

Laporte vows no conflict of interest as France confirm sponsorship deal with Altrad
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Laporte vows no conflict of interest as France confirm sponsorship deal with Altrad

Jan 8th 2018, 3:48 PM 11,981 Views 4 Comments

The FFR say the deal guarantees at least €35 million for the amateur game.

France coach Deschamps to sue Cantona for defamation
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France coach Deschamps to sue Cantona for defamation

Nov 29th 2017, 3:16 PM 4,930 Views 6 Comments

The former Man United forward accused Deschamps of racial discrimination in his selection process for the national team.

'This France team are better than the 1998 World Cup winning side I was in'
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'This France team are better than the 1998 World Cup winning side I was in'

Jun 2nd 2016, 6:00 AM 4,952 Views 6 Comments

Marcel Desailly believes the hosts are capable of doing something special at Euro 2016.

France coach Guy Noves makes 6 changes for Ireland clash in Paris
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France coach Guy Noves makes 6 changes for Ireland clash in Paris

Feb 11th 2016, 10:29 AM 10,841 Views 22 Comments

Joe Schmidt will name his XV later today.

Karim Benzema suspended by French Football Federation over sex-tape scandal
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Karim Benzema suspended by French Football Federation over sex-tape scandal

Dec 10th 2015, 3:52 PM 5,922 Views 7 Comments

The striker is unavailable for selection until the case is settled.

France have named an ominously strong squad for the Six Nations
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France have named an ominously strong squad for the Six Nations

Jan 15th 2015, 10:54 AM 6,859 Views 27 Comments

Clermont’s electric wing Nao Nakaitaci could make his Test debut, while Louis Picamoles is back in the frame.

South Africa native Spedding one of three debutants for France
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South Africa native Spedding one of three debutants for France

Nov 5th 2014, 12:51 PM 3,919 Views 0 Comments

Philippe Saint-André has gone for the 13th half-back pairing of his reign as head coach.

All you need to know about France ahead of the Six Nations
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All you need to know about France ahead of the Six Nations

Jan 23rd 2014, 7:00 AM 6,337 Views 11 Comments

We’ve taken a look at how Les Bleus are shaping up for this year’s tournament.

Official suspended as inquiry launched into French football 'racial quota' row
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Official suspended as inquiry launched into French football 'racial quota' row

Apr 30th 2011, 3:12 PM 1,032 Views 0 Comments

The French Football Federation’s technical director Francois Blaquart has been suspended amid allegations of a project to enforce racial quotas in France’s famed youth academies.