Nabil Fekir: The £52m Liverpool transfer target was released by Lyon at 14, but returned to the club that doubted his ability to become their captain

Nabil Fekir: The £52m Liverpool transfer target was released by Lyon at 14, but returned to the club that doubted his ability to become their captain

The Liverpool transfer target, worth a reported £66m, was released by Lyon, the club where he's made his name, when he had barely entered his teens. His coaches questioned his size, believing he didn't have the body strength to cope with the…

Sapphires to play for bronze medal after France loss

Sapphires to play for bronze medal after France loss

The Australian Sapphires will play for a bronze medal after falling to a powerful France side in the FIBA under-17 Women’s World Cup on Sunday. The Sapphires led by 15 points at half-time after an exceptional opening half from their guards but…

Third Tour de France stage win for Sagan as Thomas retains lead

Third Tour de France stage win for Sagan as Thomas retains lead

Valence: World champion Peter Sagan claimed his third win of this year’s Tour de France when he prevailed in the 13th stage, a 169.5-kilometre ride from Bourg d’Oisans on Friday. Peter Sagan, right, wearing the best sprinter’s green jersey, crosses the finish…

Donald Trump Jr., Kimberly Guilfoyle Kiss at France Party

Donald Trump Jr., Kimberly Guilfoyle Kiss at France Party

Donald Trump Jr., Kimberly Guilfoyle Kiss at France Party (RADAR Online) Kris Jenner Opens Up About Cheating Past (Star Magazine) Pregnant Hilary Duff Heads to Farmers Market With BF (OK! Magazine) 3 Tips for Churning Homemade Ice Cream (Men’s Journal) Want stories…

France and Germany to have biggest economic downturn – IMF warns

France and Germany to have biggest economic downturn – IMF warns

France, Germany and Italy will have the biggest economic slowdowns of all major economies over next two years, International Monetary Fund warns The International Monetary Fund published a large series of shock downgrades  Among the changes are lower forecasts for economic growth…

The French Are World Champions, Thanks To Immigration [Opinion]

The French Are World Champions, Thanks To Immigration [Opinion]

A great lesson for a society where growing mistrust of the other is creating lasting fissures. France were crowned world champions last night for only the second time in their history, and if there’s one thing which can be deemed instrumental in…

France lift second World Cup after winning classic final

France lift second World Cup after winning classic final

France’s Olivier Giroud lifts the trophy after France defeated Croatia 4-2. Moscow: France won the World Cup for the second time by ending battling Croatia's dream of a first title with a 4-2 victory on Sunday in one of the most entertaining…

Hundreds of ferry passengers were just 15 minutes from docking in Newhaven — but boat turns BACK to France

Hundreds of ferry passengers were just 15 minutes from docking in Newhaven — but boat turns BACK to France

Newhaven was in their sights when it was announced the port’s docking mechanism was broken and they had to return to Dieppe. A four-hour journey became an eight-hour marathon — and left them back where they started. DFDS Seaways then told dismayed…

Henry keeps a low profile as he plots downfall of France

Henry keeps a low profile as he plots downfall of France

They were teammates when France conquered the world 20 years ago but, ahead of meeting Thierry Henry tonight for a place in the World Cup final, Didier Deschamps was blunt in describing his old friend's current status. "When you go to a…

Eric Abidal releases heartbreaking image of cousin in hospital after claims Barcelona bought him illegal kidney for his transplant

Eric Abidal releases heartbreaking image of cousin in hospital after claims Barcelona bought him illegal kidney for his transplant

Abidal, who is now Barca's technical secretary, had a transplant in 2012 after a tumour was found in his liver. A report in El Confidencial claims ex-Barca president Sandro Rosell, who was arrested for money-laundering in 2017, admitted to buying the organ illegally…

The moment French gangster flees prison in hijacked chopper

The moment French gangster flees prison in hijacked chopper

Dramatic cellphone video shot by inmates captured the moment a hijacked chopper carried a notorious French gangster to freedom. The footage taken by detainees at the Réau prison, and published by local media outlets including Le Parisien and FranceInfo, shows the getaway…

France v Uruguay a family affair for Griezmann

France v Uruguay a family affair for Griezmann

Friday's World Cup quarter-final against Uruguay will be like a family affair for France forward Antoine Griezmann, who in his 13 years in Spain has developed strong ties with the South American nation. The Atletico Madrid striker began his soccer career with…

France vow to end Lionel Messi's World Cup dreams

France vow to end Lionel Messi's World Cup dreams

Kazan: Arguably the highlight of the World Cup's second round is a seismic clash of former champions when France face a resurgent Argentina on Saturday. France will have to drastically improve if they are to stop Argentine star Lionel Messi. Lionel Messi…

Tan France Fashion, Style, Outfits and Packing Tips: Interview 

Tan France Fashion, Style, Outfits and Packing Tips: Interview 

Who doesn’t love the Fab Five? While each member of Queer Eye‘s quintet is equally fabulous, hence the moniker, they each have their own specialty. For Tan France, that’s style.  The personality and fashion plate makes a career out of helping people make…

Australia vs France: How the Socceroos rated

Australia vs France: How the Socceroos rated

Mat Ryan: Desperately unlucky for both goals – an unsaveable penalty and a shot that he could do nothing about. Other than that was rock solid. 8/10 Aziz Behich: Bombed forward at will and aside from being caught out of position in the opening 90…