Les Bleus

A Self-Analysis by Olivier Giroud: “I am a bit of an old-school player.”

Despite not starting against Australia on Saturday, Olivier Giroud did come on during the second half of the first group game. With 31 goals in 76 games to his name, the French international is the most prolific current goalscorer. But since the … Read more »

Kylian Mbappé on his 1st World Cup goal: “It is a dream come true.”

Speaking to reporters following France’s 1-0 victory over Peru this afternoon, goal-scorer Kylian Mbappé reacted to his first World Cup goal. “I have always said that scoring in the World Cup is a dream for every football. It has come … Read more »

Blaise Matuidi: “I am not a player who specialises in 1 vs 1, but I adapt in order to help the team.”

Speaking to reporters following France’s narrow 1-0 win over Peru, Blaise Matuidi discussed the World Cup in general. “It is a great satisfaction to have had two successes in two matches. In terms of our play, we can do better. … Read more »

PLAYER RATINGS | France 1-0 Peru – how the French fared

France eked out a 1-0 win over Peru this afternoon to...

Nabil Fékir remained coy on his future in today’s press conference

Speaking to reporters this morning at France’s base camp in Istra, Russia, Nabil Fékir as asked a number of questions about his future, for the first time since Lyon publicly announced that the player’s move to Liverpool had collapsed. “It … Read more »

Mino Raiola on Paul Pogba: “I think that France does not like its heroes.”

Speaking in an exclusive interview with RMC, agent Mino Raiola discussed the criticism that his client Paul Pogba constantly faces. “I do not understand it. Maybe it is because if they did not talk about him and the great players, then … Read more »