Didier Deschamps

Didier Deschamps praises France's 'fight' in Euro win over Germany

Mats Hummels' first-half own goal gave the world champions a 1-0 win in Munich, but France always carried a greater cutting edge than their opponents.

published on : 16th June 2021

Several rushed to hospital after parachute hits overhead camera wires at Euro 2020 venue

Debris fell on the field and main grandstand, narrowly missing France coach Didier Deschamps, when the parachutist struck wires for an overhead camera attached to the stadium roof on Tuesday.

published on : 16th June 2021

Germany with questions to answer ahead of France clash at Euro 2020

Coach Joachim Loew will step down after the European Championship and wants to forge a mentality "like 2014" when his squad "pulled together" to win the World Cup.

published on : 14th June 2021

Injured Karim Benzema substituted as France beat Bulgaria 3-0

Benzema's replacement, Olivier Giroud, scored a late double in the final seven minutes to secure victory for the world champions after Antoine Griezmann had opened the scoring in the 29th.

published on : 9th June 2021

EURO 2020: Karim Benzema and Kylian Mbappe could light up France's attack

The 22-year-old Mbappe excelled at the World Cup in Russia and helped France win the tournament.

published on : 2nd June 2021

Paul Pogba is 'top-level' player: France manager Didier Deschamps

Paul Pogba has been a subject of questions as he has not been in the starting XI of his club Manchester United.

published on : 18th November 2020

Struggle at Manchester United is mentally impacting Paul Pogba, says Didier Deschamps

Off late, Pogba has struggled to maintain a permanent spot in United's starting XI. Over the last 18 months, the midfielder has struggled with injuries and form.

published on : 14th November 2020

Here is the full list of winners at the Best FIFA Football Awards

Modric beat out Liverpool's Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah and Ronaldo, who along with Messi did not attend the glitzy awards ceremony in London.

published on : 25th September 2018

Luka Modric ends Ronaldo-Messi era to be crowned FIFA's player of the year

Modric beat out Liverpool's Egyptian forward Mohamed Salah and Ronaldo, who along with Messi did not attend the glitzy awards ceremony in London.

published on : 25th September 2018

'It's wonderful' gushes France coach Didier Deschamps after FIFA World Cup triumph

Deschamps becomes only the third man to win the World Cup as both a player and a coach after leading France to their maiden title in 1998 as captain.

published on : 15th July 2018

FIFA World Cup semi-finalists France can still improve, says Didier Deschamps

France will face either five-time champions Brazil or Belgium in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday for a place in the final.

published on : 6th July 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: France forward Kylian Mbappe 'happy' but says Pele 'on another level'

Mbappe was born in the Paris suburbs in 1998, the year Les Bleus secured their first World Cup title under captain Deschamps.

published on : 30th June 2018

Argentina, France hope to reach potential in FIFA World Cup clash

Both Argentina and France are filled with big-name players, both like to play an entertaining style and both have failed to impress so far.

published on : 28th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: France 'achieved goal' after dire Denmark draw, insists Didier Deschamps

Deschamps made six changes to the starting XI that beat Peru 1-0 and his side happily played out a mutually beneficial stalemate with Denmark.

published on : 26th June 2018

France finish top ahead of Denmark after FIFA World Cup stalemate

Didier Deschamps' France dominated possession but struggled to create any clear-cut chances against a determined Denmark.

published on : 26th June 2018
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