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UEFA meeting: Champions League Final shifted from Russia to France after Ukraine invasion

Kyiv/Moscow: European football governing UEFA on Friday said it has decided this year's Champions League Final will no longer take place in St. Petersburg city of Russia after the country invaded Ukraine.

Tokyo Olympics: US win their fourth consecutive Olympic men's basketball gold

Tokyo/UNI/Xinhua: The United States edged off France 87-82 Saturday to successfully defend the Olympic gold in the men's basketball tournament.

Euro: Gritty Swiss overcome formidable France in a thriller

Bucharest/UNI: Switzerland defeated world Champions France 5-4 in the penalty shootout to book a place for themselves in the quarter finals of Euro 2020.

Zidane has dream to head French national team, will achieve that: Real Madrid President

Moscow/Sputnik: Zinedine Zidane has a dream to become a head coach of the French national football team, President of FC Real Madrid Florentino Perez said, adding that he has no doubts that one day Zidane’s dream will come true.

Euro Cup 2020: Portugal, Germany follow France to Round 16, Hungary out despite spirited performance

Budapest/Munich/IBNS: Portugal and Germany advanced to the Round 16 of the Euro Cup 2021 after they drew against World Champions France and spirited Hungary respectively on Wednesday.

Euro 2020: France defeat Germany in their opening game, Cristanio Ronaldo makes sure Portugal seal victory

Munich/IBNS: France powered through its match against Germany after Mats Hummel, the German center-back, scored an own goal at the 20th minute of their match.

Emmanuel Macron to attend the opening ceremony of Tokyo Olympics: French Sports Minister

Tokyo/Sputnik: French President Emmanuel Macron will be attending the opening ceremony of the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo to be held on July 23 as the leader of the next host country, French Sports Minister Roxana Maracineanu said on Friday.

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba tests Covid-19 positive

Manchester/IBNS: French footballer and Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has tested positive for Covid-19, media reports said.

France tame Iceland 4-0 in Euro 2020 qualifier

Paris, Mar 25 (Xinhua/UNI) World champions France met little resistence from Iceland en route to a 4-0 home victory to make it two wins out of two in Euro 2020 qualifiers.

Ticket packages for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 goes on sale

Zurich, Oct 23 (IBNS): Ticket packages for the FIFA Women’s World Cup France 2019 are now on sale to the public, via FIFA’s official website FIFA.com/FIFAWWC/tickets, an official release stated.

FIFA’s Big 5 Transfer Window Analysis: Summer spending by clubs of the Big 5 surpasses USD 4 billion, driving global spending to new record highs

Zurich, Sept 15 (IBNS): FIFA, the global body of football, recently released the summer 2018 edition of FIFA’s Big 5 Transfer Window Analysis.

U-19 India take inspiration from Argentina win as they gear up to play France

New Delhi, Sept 8 (IBNS): In a historic first for Indian Football, the Indian U-19 National Team will face the U-19 Youth Team of current FIFA World Cup champions France on September 09, 2018 in the Four-Nation Tournament in Croatia and look to create an upset.

Duje Caleta-Car joins French club Marseille

Paris, July 21 (IBNS):  World Cup runners-up Croatia's center back Duje Caleta-Car has signed a contract with French club Marseille.

Pussy Riot members arrested for intruding into football ground during FIFA WC Final

Moscow, July 17 (IBNS): Members of Russian feminist protest group Pussy Riot have been arrested for their intrusion into the football ground during the FIFA World Cup final on Sunday, media reports said.

Six stations in France renamed after World Cup heroes

Paris, July 16 (IBNS): Six stations in the Paris metro have been temporarily renamed as a tribute to France's World Cup winning football players  as part of the country's preparations to welcome their heroes.