FIFA World Cup France Team 2014

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FIFA World Cup France Team 2014 Fixtures & Results

FIFA World Cup France Team Schedule 2014

15 Jun 2014 - 16:00 Local time
Estadio Beira-Rio
Porto Alegre
Group E France 3-0 Honduras
20 Jun 2014 - 16:00 Local time
Arena Fonte Nova
Salvador
Group E Switzerland 2-5 France
25 Jun 2014 - 17:00 Local time
Maracanã - Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho
Rio De Janeiro
Group E Ecuador 0-0 France

FIFA World Cup France Team 2014 Points Table

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
France 3 2 1 0 8 2 +6 7

FIFA World Cup France Squad 2014

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals Club
GK Hugo Lloris (Captain) 26 December 1986 55 0 Tottenham Hotspur
GK Steve Mandanda 28 March 1985 16 0 Marseille
GK Mickaël Landreau 14 May 1979 11 0 Bastia
DF Patrice Evra 15 May 1981 54 0 Manchester United
DF Bacary Sagna 14 February 1983 39 0 Arsenal
DF Mathieu Debuchy 28 July 1985 19 2 Newcastle United
DF Mamadou Sakho 13 February 1990 16 2 Liverpool
DF Laurent Koscielny 10 September 1985 15 0 Arsenal
DF Raphaël Varane 25 April 1993 5 0 Real Madrid
DF Eliaquim Mangala 13 February 1991 2 0 Porto
DF Lucas Digne 20 July 1993 1 0 Paris Saint-Germain
MF Franck Ribéry 7 April 1983 81 16 Bayern Munich
MF Mathieu Valbuena 28 September 1984 31 5 Marseille
MF Yohan Cabaye 14 January 1986 27 2 Paris Saint-Germain
MF Blaise Matuidi 9 April 1987 20 1 Paris Saint-Germain
MF Moussa Sissoko 16 August 1989 14 0 Newcastle United
MF Rio Mavuba 8 March 1984 9 0 Lille
MF Paul Pogba 15 March 1993 8 1 Juventus
MF Clément Grenier 7 January 1991 3 0 Lyon
MF Antoine Griezmann 21 March 1991 1 0 Real Sociedad
FW Karim Benzema 19 December 1987 65 19 Real Madrid
FW Olivier Giroud 30 September 1986 26 5 Arsenal
FW Loïc Rémy 2 January 1987 22 4 Newcastle United

FIFA World Cup France Team Facts

Nickname(s) Les Bleus (The Blues)
Les Tricolores (The Tri-colors)
Association Fédération Française
de Football (FFF)
Confederation UEFA (Europe)
Head Coach Didier Deschamps
Asst Coach Guy Stéphan
Captain Hugo Lloris
Most Caps Lilian Thuram (142)
Top Scorer Thierry Henry (51)
Home Stadium Stade de France
FIFA Code FRA
FIFA Ranking 19
Highest FIFA Ranking 1 (May 2001 – May 2002)
Lowest FIFA Ranking 27 (September 2010)
Elo Ranking 12
Highest Elo Ranking 1 (most recently July 2007)
Lowest Elo Ranking 44 (May 1928
February 1930)

Competitive Record

FIFA World Cup

Year Result Position GP W D* L GS GA
1930 Group Stage 7th 3 1 0 2 4 3
1934 First Round 9th 1 0 0 1 2 3
1938 Quarter Final 6th 2 1 0 1 4 4
1950 Qualified, but withdrew
1954 Group Stage 11th 2 1 0 1 3 3
1958 Third Place 3rd 6 4 0 2 23 15
1962 Did not qualify
1966 Group Stage 13th 3 0 1 2 2 5
1970 Did not qualify
1974
1978 Group Stage 12th 3 1 0 2 5 5
1982 Fourth Place 4th 7 3 2 2 16 12
1986 Third Place 3rd 7 4 2 1 12 6
1990 Did not qualify
1994
1998 Champions 1st 7 6 1 0 15 2
2002 Group Stage 28th 3 0 1 2 0 3
2006 Runners-up 2nd 7 4 3 0 9 3
2010 Group Stage 29th 3 0 1 2 1 4
2014 Qualified TBD            
2018                
2022                
Total 14/20 1 Title 54 25 11 18 96 68

Coaching Staff

Position Name
Manager Didier Deschamps
Assistant manager Guy Stéphan
Goalkeeper coach Franck Raviot
Doctor Franck Le Gall
Osteopath Jean-Yves Vandewalle
Physiotherapist Christophe Geoffroy
Physiotherapist Thierry Laurent

Individual Records

Most Capped Players

# Name Career Caps Goals
1 Lilian Thuram 1994–2008 142 2
2 Thierry Henry 1997–2010 123 51
3 Marcel Desailly 1993–2004 116 3
4 Zinedine Zidane 1994–2006 108 31
5 Patrick Vieira 1997–2009 107 6
6 Didier Deschamps 1989–2000 103 4
7 Laurent Blanc 1989–2000 97 16
Bixente Lizarazu 1992–2004 97 2
9 Sylvain Wiltord 1999–2006 92 26
10 Fabien Barthez 1994–2006 87 0

Top Goalscorers

# Player Career Goals Caps Average
1 Thierry Henry 1997–2010 51 123 0.42
2 Michel Platini 1976–1987 41 72 0.57
3 David Trezeguet 1998–2008 34 71 0.47
4 Zinedine Zidane 1994–2006 31 108 0.28
5 Just Fontaine 1953–1960 30 21 1.42
Jean-Pierre Papin 1986–1995 30 54 0.55
7 Youri Djorkaeff 1993–2002 28 82 0.34
8 Sylvain Wiltord 1999–2006 26 92 0.28
9 Jean Vincent 1953–1961 22 46 0.47
10 Jean Nicolas 1933–1938 21 25 0.84