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22 days to go: Suker stars in France

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is drawing ever nearer – with just 22 days to go! Between now and the start of the World Cup, we will take a closer look at a different statistic from the history of the tournament each day. 22 – Davor Suker was the 22nd player to claim the adidas Golden Boot as top goalscorer ...

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Deschamps names provisional France squad

France head coach Didier Deschamps has named a 23-man provisional squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, with a few players with little international experience making the cut after successful seasons with their clubs. The notable inclusions are Steven Nzonzi (two caps), Florian Thauvin (three caps) and Nabil Fekir (ten caps), who all put in impressive displays this season ...

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32 days to go: France 1998 opens its arms wide

The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ is drawing ever nearer – with just 32 days to go! Between now and the start of the World Cup, we will take a closer look at a different statistic from the history of the tournament each day. 32 teams lined up on the starting blocks for the 1998 FIFA World Cup France, a ...

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Dalic: Croatia must stop living off France 1998

​”Croatia have a great generation of players,” says Zlatko Dalic He believes they have been living off France ’98 for too long Dalic is proud he has three players in the Champions League final <div class="col-xs-12 col-sm-10 col-md-8 col-sm-offset-1 col-md-offset-2 d3-o-article__body-part–text fi-o-article__body-part–text" readability="46.295250320… FIFA.com – Latest News

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Will NASCAR, France family find any takers for its struggling brand?

News item: NASCAR is up for sale. As first reported by Reuters and confirmed by other sources, the France family has enlisted investment bank Goldman Sachs to explore a possible sale of a majority stake of the sanctioning body. The question now becomes “will there be any takers?” NASCAR has indeed been devalued, especially over the last five years, as ...

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NASCAR's France family to be honored for motorsports legacy

Jim France and NASCAR’s France Family will be honored by the International Motor Racing Research Center with its Cameron R. Argetsinger Award. The award memorializes Argetsinger, founder and organizer of the first races at Watkins Glen, N.Y., 70 years ago. … Motorsport.com – NASCAR – Stories

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6N: France snaps winless streak beating Italy 34-17

MARSEILLE, France (AP) France ended an eight-game winless streak with a scrappy 34-17 win against Italy in the Six Nations on Friday. Fortunately for a French side bereft of confidence and reeling from disciplinary problems, Italy posed a limited threat. For a better side would have heavily punished multiple sloppy errors from the Tricolors. Captain Guilhem Guirado has long berated ...

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France makes 5 changes to face Italy in 6 Nations

PARIS (AP) France has made five changes to face Italy in the Six Nations on Friday, with coach Jacques Brunel’s side looking to stem an eight-match winless streak amid disciplinary problems. Brunel dropped several players who went out drinking into the early hours without his permission following the 32-26 defeat against Scotland on Feb. 11. Among them was winger Ted… ...

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