France

France

FIFA Ranking: 7th
The France national football team represents France in international football. The team's colours are blue, white and red, and the coq gaulois its symbol. France are colloquially known as Les Bleus .

France play home matches at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis, Paris, and the current manager is Didier Deschamps. They have won one FIFA World Cup, two UEFA European Championships, an Olympic tournament, and two FIFA Confederations Cups. France experienced much of its success in three major eras: in the 1950s, 1980s, and late 1990s/early 2000s respectively, which resulted in numerous major honours. France was one of the four European teams that participated in the inaugural World Cup in 1930 and, although having been eliminated in the qualification stage six times, is one of only three teams that have entered every World Cup cycle.

In 1958, the team, led by Raymond Kopa and Just Fontaine, finished in third place at the FIFA World Cup. In 1984, France, led by Ballon d'Or winner Michel Platini, won UEFA Euro 1984.

Under the leadership of Didier Deschamps and three-time FIFA World Player of the Year Zinedine Zidane, France won the FIFA World Cup in 1998. Two years later, the team triumphed at UEFA Euro 2000. France won the FIFA Confederations Cup in 2001 and 2003, and reached the 2006 FIFA World Cup final, which it lost 5–3 on penalties to Italy. The team also reached the final of UEFA Euro 2016, where they lost 1–0 to Portugal in extra time.

France, Germany, Argentina and Brazil are the only national teams that have won the three most important men's titles recognized by FIFA: the World Cup, the Confederations Cup, and the Olympic tournament. They have also won their respective continental championship . Description provided by Wikipedia

The France Squad

1. Paul Pogba France 43.4m fans 933.1
2. Benjamin Mendy France 3.7m fans 893.0
3. Antoine Griezmann France 35.7m fans 888.9
4. Raphaël Varane France 23.3m fans 880.1
5. N'Golo Kanté France 7.2m fans 862.0
6. Blaise Matuidi France 9.3m fans 856.7
7. Samuel Umtiti France 7.9m fans 850.1
8. Ousmane Dembélé France 7.9m fans 848.7
9. Olivier Giroud France 5.0m fans 837.9
10. Kylian Mbappé France 3.8m fans 797.5
11. Presnel Kimpembe France 2.4m fans 761.6
12. Corentin Tolisso France 1.6m fans 739.0
13. Hugo Lloris France 1.0m fans 726.2
14. Nabil Fekir France 1.5m fans 725.1
15. Florian Thauvin France 1.9m fans 721.4
16. Benjamin Pavard France 1.8m fans 719.9
17. Alphonse Areola France 1.2m fans 700.9
18. Steve Mandanda France 1.4m fans 693.6
19. Thomas Lemar France 885.4k fans 670.2
20. Adil Rami France 1.2m fans 669.5
21. Djibril Sidibé France 674.6k fans 637.3
22. Lucas Hernández France 316.1k fans 545.9
23. Steven N'Zonzi France 387.7k fans 538.6

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