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France National Soccer Team

France National Soccer Team
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France National Soccer Team Jersey, home, 2008-2009, made by Adidas
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France National Soccer Team

Original jersey colors: blue and red

Alternate jersey colors: white, red and blue

Nickname: "les bleus" (the blues)

Confederation: UEFA (Union des Associations Européennes de Football; Union of European Football Associations)

National Confederation:

FFF Logo FFF ( Fédération Française de Football; French Football Federation)

Tournaments: UEFA European Championship

Titles won: Soccer World Cup 1998
European Championship 1984, 2000
FIFA Confederations Cup Copa FIFA ConfederacionesCopa FIFA Confederaciones 2001, 2003
Olympic Gold Medal 1984
Olympic Silver Medal 1900

Greatest players: Manuel Amoros, Jocelyn Angloma, Joël Bats, Patrick Battiston, Larbi Ben Barek, Laurent Blanc, Basile Boli, Maxime Bossis, Eric Cantona, Pierre Chayriguès, Julien Darui, Marcel Desailly, Didier Deschamps, Jules Dewaquez, Jean Djorkaeff, Youri Djorkaeff, Jean-Francois Domergue, Christophe Dugarry, Luis Fernández, Just Fontaine, Lucien Gamblin, Bernard Genghini, Alain Giresse, Robert Herbin, Robert Jonquet, Raymond Kopa, Bernard Lama, Lucien Laurent, Bixente Lizarazu, Jean-Pierre Papin, Emmanuel Petit, Roger Piantoni, Robert Pirès, Michel Platini, Dominique Rocheteau, Didier Six, Jean Tigana, Marius Trésor, Zinedine Zidane

World Cup Information:

World Cups organized: 1938 and 1998

World Cup appearances: (13)
1930, Lost in First Round
1934, Lost in 1/8 Finals
1938, Lost in Quarterfinals
1954, Lost in First Round
1958, Third Place
1966, Lost in First Round
1978, Lost in First Round
1982, Fourth Place
1986, Third Place
1998, Champion
2002, Lost in First Round
2006, Second Place
2010, Lost in First Round

World Cup absences: (6)
1950, Didn't Qualify
1962, Didn't Qualify
1970, Didn't Qualify
1974, Didn't Qualify
1990, Didn't Qualify
1994, Didn't Qualify

Historical World Cup statistics:

Ranking Champion World Cups PTS P W D L GS GA Dif
7 13 86 54 25 11 18 96 68 28

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* This France National Team soccer profile was updated in April 2008.

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