Articles by: French Football Weekly

Le50: 2014 – The Best Prospects in French Football

Le50: 2014 – The Best Prospects in French Football

Welcome to the third annual edition of #Le50. This is a collection of the best young footballers currently playing in France – all the players featured were born on or after the 1st of January 1992. The team at French Football Weekly have spent the last few months deliberating and […]

Coupe de France Quarter Finals – Tilting at Windmills…

Coupe de France Quarter Finals – Tilting at Windmills…

The magic’s back. Eight teams, including two from the fourth tier of French football, will be fighting it out for a place in the semi-final, hoping for an iconic piece of silverware and a place in Europe next season. No replays. No names on shirts. No messing. Tuesday 25 March 19.45 GMT […]

Episode 113: OMG AVB TO OM

Episode 113: OMG AVB TO OM

Hello and welcome to this week’s FFW podcast. This week’s podcast comes after the latest FFW summit in Lille. The guys took in LOSC v Montpellier in Lille. They discuss the game and the performances of some of the key players. Plus some more Salomon Kalou bashing. The topic of […]

France set to dazzle the world in new Nike Magista boots

France set to dazzle the world in new Nike Magista boots

There was a time when football boots were all black, back then the sight of a player wearing white boots was talking point, how days have changed. Not you can watch any game around the world, even kids in the park, and the spectrum of colours is both impressive and […]

Les Bleus : France v Holland

Les Bleus : France v Holland

On Thursday, Didier Deschamps announced his squad for tonight’s friendly against Holland. This has been seen as the final opportunity for players seeking a first call-up to have a chance to play in Brazil, as the May friendlies (against Norway, Paraguay and Jamaica) will no doubt be used to sort […]

France Espoirs ready to roll past Belarus

France Espoirs ready to roll past Belarus

France’s U21 side take on Belarus tonight at the MMArena in Le Mans, hoping to make it six wins out of six in their quest for European Championship qualification. Belarus sit bottom of Group 10 and France will be hoping they can repeat the 2-1 win from back in September. […]

Episode 112: Ntep away from Harry Redknapp

Episode 112: Ntep away from Harry Redknapp

Hello and welcome to this week’s FFW podcast. This week with Jeremy’s absence the podcast welcomes French journalist Julien Laurens to the podcast. The start by discussing the 24-man squad named by Didier Deschamps for the friendly against the Netherlands. Digne’s inclusion, Nasri’s omission plus the other talking points of […]

Episode 111: LOSC Support Group

Episode 111: LOSC Support Group

Hello and welcome to this week’s FFW podcast. This week we start in Germany as PSG steamroll past Bayer Leverkusen, but does it mean PSG can go all the way this year. Also is Zlatan on a one man mission to win the big prize. We look at Lyon’s 0-0 […]