Tag Archives: France National Team

International Break Time

3 Oct

The international break is once again upon us. Doesn’t it seem like the last one was like a day and a half ago? Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Hugo Lloris

10 Mar

hugo-llorisHugo has been Tottenham’s goalkeeper since 2012. He has represented France at the U18, U19, U20, U21 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool: Benoît Costil

21 Nov

benoit-costilGoalkeeper Benoît currently plays for Rennes. He has represented France at the U21 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool: Aymeric Laporte

9 Oct

aymeric-laporteCenter back Aymeric currently plays for Athletic Bilbao. He has represented at France at the U17, U18, U19, U21 and senior levels.

Euro 2016: Final – Portugal v France

12 Jul


After a month of non stop football, the Euro 2016 came to an end. To say I’m relieved is to tell only a half truth. While I’m relieved that I can take a break, I might go crazy without all the footie I’ve truly enjoyed in the past month.

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Euro 2016: All Fairytales Must End – French Hosts Send Iceland Home

4 Jul

1A bittersweet match for the neutrals but both teams have much to take away from this last quarterfinal. Continue reading

Euro 2016: French Hosts Send Irish Home in Round of 16

27 Jun

pic 1Many thanks to Lozil and MyGypsySpirit for allowing me to guestblog here and especially to share my thoughts on the Republic of Ireland’s Round of 16 match with hosts France. While the result was not what this Irish American would have wanted, it was a good and fair match on a beautiful day in Lyon.

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