The42 uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Click here to find out more »
Dublin: 9 °C Thursday 22 March, 2018

#Les blues

# les-blues - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

France stage 'internal investigation' into Scotland controversy

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

# les-blues - Monday 12 February, 2018

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

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

# les-blues - Monday 8 January, 2018

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

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

# les-blues - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

France coach Deschamps to sue Cantona for defamation

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

# les-blues - Thursday 2 June, 2016

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

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

# les-blues - Thursday 11 February, 2016

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

Joe Schmidt will name his XV later today.

# les-blues - Thursday 10 December, 2015

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

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

# les-blues - Thursday 15 January, 2015

France have named an ominously strong squad for the Six Nations

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

# les-blues - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

South Africa native Spedding one of three debutants for France

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

# les-blues - Thursday 23 January, 2014

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

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

# les-blues - Saturday 30 April, 2011

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

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.