French football

Thursday, April 14, 2016

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The head of French football's governing body insists the nation must concentrate on the group instead of one striker as they look to win the tournament on their own soil

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The Real Madrid striker will be a loss to France at Euro 2016 but Atletico's frontman is ready to take extra responsibility in his absence for Les Bleus

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

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The France international netted in each half to put Diego Simeone's men into the last-four, but he paid tribute to the Colchoneros' ferocious backline as the real heroes

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The Sweden international is yet to make a decision on where he will play next season but admits he has received plenty of offers from English clubs

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The right-back says the Blues' Champions League victory over the French champions is proof that the English league is stronger than Ligue 1, which PSG won at a canter in March

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The Italian has won the trophy five times, twice as a player and three times as a coach, and he is adamant that the tournament is more competitive than it used to be

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The Real Madrid striker has been ruled out of the running for France's Euro 2016 squad and his representative believes he has been treated unfairly by the head of government

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The former Manchester United idol starred at the French club as a player between 1988 and 1991, but insisted he would not be coming back to be their saviour

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Didier Deschamps will be without the Real Madrid forward for Euro 2016 due to the Mathieu Valbuena sex-tape case, leaving him with a selection dilemma in attack

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The governing body has confirmed the Real Madrid striker will not play international football this summer following a meeting between Noel Le Graet and Didier Deschamps

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The Dutchman admits he has been left frustrated by his situation in the French capital and is planning an exit from the club in the summer

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France coach Didier Deschamps and FFF President Noel Le Graet are set to discuss whether the Real Madrid striker is ready to represent his country at this summer's Euros

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The Chilean coach was full of praise for the Belgium international whose stunning goal secured Manchester City's place in the last four of the Champions League on Tuesday

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Kevin De Bruyne's strike finally killed off the Ligue 1 champions' European hopes as they succumbed 3-2 on aggregate at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

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Goal took in the action at the Etihad Stadium, where De Bruyne came up with the goods against les Parisiens once again, scoring to send his side into the last four

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The Belgian attacker smashed home from the edge of the box in the second half to make the difference against the French champions and send his side into the semi-finals

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The Premier League side are unchanged from last week's 2-2 draw in the French capital but Laurent Blanc has made alterations to the shape of his team for Tuesday's clash

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The French wonderkid has been scouted by a host of European giants already this season, but Spurs hope to beat the likes of Barcelona to the 18-year-old's signature