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Match Preview: France vs Belgium – Domestic friends turn enemies in...

Belgium will have to overcome arguably world football's strongest nation right now in France if they are to reach their first ever World Cup...

Remembering Belgium, France, England, and Croatia’s last trips to the World...

And then there were four With their victories over Sweden and hosts Russia, England and Croatia booked their places in the final four of...

Talking Points: Uruguay 0 France 2 – Fortune favours the French

The first quarter-final showdown of the 2018 FIFA World Cup ended in a 2-0 victory for France against a hopeful Uruguay. Raphael Varane opened the...

Match Preview: Uruguay vs France – Sturdy defence against rich attack

Uruguay and France do battle in the first of the quarter-finals at the Nizhy Novgorod Stadium. Sitting on the tougher side of the draw,...

Talking Points: France 4 Argentina 3 – All about Mbappe in...

The 2018 World Cup's first knockout match saw France end Argentina's campaign with a thrilling 4-3 victory on Saturday night. Les Bleus found a breakthrough...

Talking Points: France 0 Denmark 0 – Dull draw sends both...

France and Denmark secured their progression to the World Cup's knockout stages with a dull 0-0 result in Moscow on Tuesday night. For the most...

Talking Points: France 1 Peru 0 – Les Bleus through to...

France booked their spot in the 2018 World Cup knockout rounds with a 1-0 win over Peru on Thursday night. Another underwhelming win, but Les...

A word to define the frustration of a nation

gallant adjective 
1. (of a person or their behaviour) brave; heroic. It is the most frustrating word in Australian football. Why? Because it is a recurring -...

Socceroos thoughts must not dwell on what might have been

Australia’s World Cup campaign opened with a loss on Saturday evening; Bert van Marwijk’s men putting up a tenacious fight before going down 2-1...

DFS – 16/6/18: Post-game versus France

The latest episode of Australia’s only Daily Football Show has arrived! On today’s episode of the show, Adrian ‘Beaker’ Houghton, Rob Crawford and Joel Fruci...