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Olivier Giroud on religion: “I leave all my big decisions up to Christ.”

Speaking in an interview with Le Figaro, French international forward and Chelsea footballer Olivier Giroud touched upon his relationship with religion. “I prayed a lot in the summer of 2017 over my career decision (when he decided to stay at Arsenal … Read more »

Olivier Giroud speaks out on homosexuality in football: “I realised it is impossible for homosexuals to come out.”

Speaking in an interview with Le Figaro, French international forward Olivier Giroud discussed homosexuality in football. “When I saw the German Thomas Hitzlsperger coming out in 2014, it was a highly emotive moment. That was when I said to myself it … Read more »

Ferland Mendy reveals he was taking a nap when he received his 1st France call-up

Speaking on the official FFF online streaming channel, Lyon left-back Ferland Mendy discussed the moment that he found out about his first ever call up to the French senior national team. “I was asleep and “Guy” (Stéphan – French Assistant Manager) … Read more »

Blaise Matuidi reacts to the Football Leaks revelations on N’Golo Kanté

Speaking at today’s French national team press conference, Juventus midfielder Blaise Matuidi had the following to say on today’s Football Leaks allegations relating to N’Golo Kanté. “N’Golo does everything well! He does not do anything bad. I haven’t followed it much, but … Read more »

Moussa Sissoko: “I was a little hurt not to be at the Russia World Cup.”

Speaking to RMC, Moussa Sissoko, who has been called up to the French national team following injury to Paul Pogba, for the first time since October 2017. “My aim has always been the same. To try to perform and to produce results … Read more »