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Deschamps says team are 'not euphoric' about reaching World Cup final

Deschamps says team are 'not euphoric' about reaching World Cup final

France head coach Didier Deschamps said on Saturday that his side were not "euphoric" at reaching the 2018 World Cup final. 15 Jul 2018
France found flaws in Belgium's game - Deschamps

France found flaws in Belgium's game - Deschamps

France head coach Didier Deschamps said despite Belgium controlling the majority of possession during their World Cup semi-final, his team were able to find “flaws” in their game. 11 Jul 2018
Deschamps: Young France side will only get better

Deschamps: Young France side will only get better

France head coach Didier Deschamps said his side wanted to make their fans happy. 11 Jul 2018
Belgium face France in World Cup semi on Wednesday morning (AEST)

Belgium face France in World Cup semi on Wednesday morning (AEST)

Belgium will face neighbours France in the 2018 FIFA World Cup semi-final match that will take place at the St. Petersburg Stadium on Wednesday (4am AEST). 10 Jul 2018
France, Belgium Semi-Final to Be 'Difficult' for Belgium Coach Henry - France Head Coach

France, Belgium Semi-Final to Be 'Difficult' for Belgium Coach Henry - France Head Coach

ST. PETERSBURG, July 9 (Sputnik) - France head coach Didier Deschamps said on Monday that the 2018 FIFA World Cup semi-final encounter between his side and Belgium would be difficult for Belgium assistant coach and former France striker Thierry Henry as he would have to come up against his native country. 10 Jul 2018
France Striker Griezmann Knows Uruguay Defenders' Strengths, Weak Points - Head Coach

France Striker Griezmann Knows Uruguay Defenders' Strengths, Weak Points - Head Coach

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, July 5 (Sputnik) - France head coach Didier Deschamps said Thursday that striker Antoine Griezmann knew both the strong and weak points of Uruguay defenders and his Atletico Madrid teammates Diego Godin and Jose Gimenez. 6 Jul 2018
Uruguay's Style to Remain Unchanged Without Striker Cavani - France Head Coach

Uruguay's Style to Remain Unchanged Without Striker Cavani - France Head Coach

NIZHNY NOVGOROD, July 5 (Sputnik) - France head coach Didier Deschamps said on Thursday that even if Uruguay star striker Edinson Cavani missed the World Cup quarter-final against France, Uruguay's style of play was not going to change. 6 Jul 2018
Deschamps says Mbappe is quicker than ex-Brazil star Ronaldo

Deschamps says Mbappe is quicker than ex-Brazil star Ronaldo

France head coach Didier Deschamps said Saturday that forward Kylian Mbappe was even quicker than former Brazil striker Ronaldo, but it was not right to compare such a young player with a World Cup winner. 1 Jul 2018
Deschamps becomes France’s longest-serving head coach

Deschamps becomes France’s longest-serving head coach

France head coach Didier Deschamps has become France's longest-serving manager after leading his side to victory over Argentina in their World Cup round of 16 match. 1 Jul 2018
Footballers Need to Play Carefully Due to VAR at FIFA World Cup - France Head Coach

Footballers Need to Play Carefully Due to VAR at FIFA World Cup - France Head Coach

KAZAN, June 29 (Sputnik) - Footballers need to play more carefully, especially in the penalty area, after video assistant referee (VAR) system was introduced at the FIFA World Cup in Russia, France head coach Didier Deschamps said on Friday. 30 Jun 2018
France must minimise Messi's contribution - Deschamps

France must minimise Messi's contribution - Deschamps

France coach Didier Deschamps said his side should do their best to minimise Argentina captain's contribution in their upcoming FIFA World Cup encounter, which will be held in Kazan on Sunday (12am AEST). 30 Jun 2018
France had a hard time in Group C says Deschamps

France had a hard time in Group C says Deschamps

France had a hard time during the World Cup group stage, according to head coach Didier Deschamps, but still achieved their goal and qualified for the round of 16. 27 Jun 2018
Deschamps admits France’s clash with Denmark was a little bit boring

Deschamps admits France’s clash with Denmark was a little bit boring

France head coach Didier Deschamps said on Tuesday that his side’s goalless draw with Denmark was "a little bit boring." 27 Jun 2018
Good Start Does Not Guarantee Russia Success Later in World Cup – Deschamps

Good Start Does Not Guarantee Russia Success Later in World Cup – Deschamps

YEKATERINBURG, June 21 (Sputnik) - France Head Coach Didier Deschamps said Thursday that Russia's early success does not mean they will automatically advance deeper into the competition. 22 Jun 2018
Mbappe on target as France beat Peru 1-0 to reach round of 16

Mbappe on target as France beat Peru 1-0 to reach round of 16

Kylian Mbappe became the youngest France player ever to have scored for Les Bleus at a World Cup as he gave his side a 1-0 victory over Peru, which sent Didier Deschamps's team into the round of 16 of the tournament in Russia. 22 Jun 2018
Griezmann fit to face Peru says Deschamps

Griezmann fit to face Peru says Deschamps

France forward Antoine Griezmann, who was spotted training separately from the rest of the squad on Tuesday, is fit to take part in the upcoming World Cup match against Peru, France head coach Didier Deschamps said Wednesday. 21 Jun 2018