France gets tough on Muslim footballers praying on pitch

France gets tough on Muslim footballers praying on pitch

Authorities in the Riviera city of Nice are cracking down on Muslims praying on their football pitches, arguing it is against France's Republican principles.

Seven arrested in Lille as thousands break curfew to celebrate football win

Seven arrested in Lille as thousands break curfew to celebrate football win

French prosecutors demand jail term for Russian accused of leaving England football fan with brain damage

French prosecutors demand jail term for Russian accused of leaving England football fan with brain damage

Police arrest 148 Paris-Saint-Germain fans as cars set ablaze after defeat

Police arrest 148 Paris-Saint-Germain fans as cars set ablaze after defeat

French police arrest 36 after crowds flock to Champs-Elysées following PSG win

French police arrest 36 after crowds flock to Champs-Elysées following PSG win

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Marseille right ship with victory over Dortmund

No proof Ribery knew prostitute was 16

No proof Ribery knew prostitute was 16

Police in Paris on high alert for France vs Turkey Euro 2020 clash

Police in Paris on high alert for France vs Turkey Euro 2020 clash

France: Wrong anthem debacle mars France-Albania clash

France: Wrong anthem debacle mars France-Albania clash

‘Not football’s job’ to combat homophobia: French football chief

‘Not football’s job’ to combat homophobia: French football chief

Fans unfurl homophobic banner at Paris Saint-Germain match

Fans unfurl homophobic banner at Paris Saint-Germain match

France plans to keep growing women’s game after World Cup disappointment

France plans to keep growing women’s game after World Cup disappointment

France coach laments ‘failure’ as hosts knocked out of World Cup

France coach laments ‘failure’ as hosts knocked out of World Cup

Rapinoe sinks hosts France as USA set up World Cup semi-final with England

Rapinoe sinks hosts France as USA set up World Cup semi-final with England

How France has become gripped by Women’s World Cup fever

How France has become gripped by Women’s World Cup fever

France enjoy dream start to World Cup on home soil

France enjoy dream start to World Cup on home soil

Five things to know about the Women’s World Cup in France

Five things to know about the Women’s World Cup in France

Woman to referee top French Ligue 1 football match for first time

Woman to referee top French Ligue 1 football match for first time

OPINION: Mbappé’s title, but PSG need to breathe new life into Qatari project

OPINION: Mbappé’s title, but PSG need to breathe new life into Qatari project

Ligue 1 match temporarily stopped due to racist abuse

Ligue 1 match temporarily stopped due to racist abuse

French village footballer gets six months jail for attack on referee

French village footballer gets six months jail for attack on referee

Parents banned from naming child after France’s World Cup stars

Parents banned from naming child after France’s World Cup stars

Taxi driver charged with attempted murder after Man Utd fan stabbed in Paris

Taxi driver charged with attempted murder after Man Utd fan stabbed in Paris

Emiliano Sala: The striker from Argentina who was made in France

Emiliano Sala: The striker from Argentina who was made in France

Netherlands hand France first post-World Cup defeat

Netherlands hand France first post-World Cup defeat

France’s Zinédine Zidane quits as Real Madrid manager

France’s Zinédine Zidane quits as Real Madrid manager

Europa League final: French police on high alert over fears of violence

Europa League final: French police on high alert over fears of violence

Meet the Norwegian who’s scored more Champions League goals than Ronaldo
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Meet the Norwegian who’s scored more Champions League goals than Ronaldo

French ref who kicked player banned for three months

French ref who kicked player banned for three months

‘It was clumsy’: French referee sorry for kicking out at footballer

‘It was clumsy’: French referee sorry for kicking out at footballer

French goalkeeper sent off after ‘robot dance’ fury

French goalkeeper sent off after ‘robot dance’ fury

French footballer’s ‘blacked-up’ photo sparks outrage

French footballer’s ‘blacked-up’ photo sparks outrage

Row over French stadium accident that left 29 hurt

Row over French stadium accident that left 29 hurt

Djibril Cissé ‘one million percent’ confident of sex tape exoneration

Djibril Cissé ‘one million percent’ confident of sex tape exoneration

UEFA probes PSG after Neymar, Mbappe deals

UEFA probes PSG after Neymar, Mbappe deals

Football: Neymar braced for French culture shock in PSG debut

Football: Neymar braced for French culture shock in PSG debut

Fans hail Neymar as PSG stroll to opening win

Fans hail Neymar as PSG stroll to opening win

PSG sell 10,000 Neymar shirts on first day

PSG sell 10,000 Neymar shirts on first day

French mayor eats rat after losing football bet

French mayor eats rat after losing football bet

Did Neymar signal move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain with pensive Instagram pose?

Did Neymar signal move from Barcelona to Paris Saint-Germain with pensive Instagram pose?

VIDEO: French fans join in with God Save the Queen in emotional tribute to terror victims

VIDEO: French fans join in with God Save the Queen in emotional tribute to terror victims

French fans urged to sing God Save the Queen in tribute to terror victims

French fans urged to sing God Save the Queen in tribute to terror victims

VIDEO: French football shamed as fans attack players on pitch

VIDEO: French football shamed as fans attack players on pitch

Free tickets for women after French football supporters show sexist banner

Free tickets for women after French football supporters show sexist banner

Hollande attends Sweden match to mark Paris attacks

Hollande attends Sweden match to mark Paris attacks

French footballers hit back after Hollande lays the boot in

French footballers hit back after Hollande lays the boot in

French football team flees violence in Turkey

French football team flees violence in Turkey

Griezmann v Ronaldo – duel of the magnificent sevens

Griezmann v Ronaldo – duel of the magnificent sevens

Russian fans jailed for Euro 2016 violence

Russian fans jailed for Euro 2016 violence

Paris and Moscow in spat over detention of Russian fans

Paris and Moscow in spat over detention of Russian fans

Victorious France faces pilot strike as Euro 2016 kicks off

Victorious France faces pilot strike as Euro 2016 kicks off

England fans revive old habits as trouble erupts

England fans revive old habits as trouble erupts

France really need to win Euro 2016, let’s hope they do

France really need to win Euro 2016, let’s hope they do

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France bans matches from being shown on cafe terraces

An A to Z guide of what to expect in France for Euro 2016

An A to Z guide of what to expect in France for Euro 2016

French team engulfed in race row on eve of Euro 2016

French team engulfed in race row on eve of Euro 2016

Cantona laments omission of north African-origin players

Cantona laments omission of north African-origin players

French ex-football star Ginola ‘improving’ after heart attack

French ex-football star Ginola ‘improving’ after heart attack

French hotels to fleece fans at Euro 2016

French hotels to fleece fans at Euro 2016

Stade de France snipers to guard French team’s return

Stade de France snipers to guard French team’s return

PSG score nine to seal French league title in record time

PSG score nine to seal French league title in record time

Euro 2016 matches could be held in empty stadiums

Euro 2016 matches could be held in empty stadiums

100 days to go: France frets over Euro 2016 security

100 days to go: France frets over Euro 2016 security

‘Benzema indirectly told me to pay for sex-tape’

‘Benzema indirectly told me to pay for sex-tape’

PSG cruise to victory on Zlatan’s Malmö return

PSG cruise to victory on Zlatan’s Malmö return

Bomb threat hits German football team in Paris

Bomb threat hits German football team in Paris

Lyon win derby clash as unbeaten PSG march on

Lyon win derby clash as unbeaten PSG march on

Game over: Is Benzema’s France career finished?

Game over: Is Benzema’s France career finished?

PSG unlucky in narrow defeat to Real Madrid

PSG unlucky in narrow defeat to Real Madrid

PSG stretch lead at top of Ligue 1 to 10 points

PSG stretch lead at top of Ligue 1 to 10 points

Cissé held over Valbuena sex tape blackmail plot

Cissé held over Valbuena sex tape blackmail plot

PSG crush Monaco to take control of Ligue 1

PSG crush Monaco to take control of Ligue 1

Kurzawa out of clash with former club Monaco

Kurzawa out of clash with former club Monaco

PSG’s Lucas Digne seals Roma loan move

PSG’s Lucas Digne seals Roma loan move

Marseille thrash Troyes in coach Michel’s debut

Marseille thrash Troyes in coach Michel’s debut

PSG ease to victory as Marseille lose again

PSG ease to victory as Marseille lose again

Bielsa rocks Marseille as Ligue 1 returns in France

Bielsa rocks Marseille as Ligue 1 returns in France

PSG win fifth in a row to go top of Ligue 1

PSG win fifth in a row to go top of Ligue 1

Lyon peg back PSG in Ligue 1 title fight

Lyon peg back PSG in Ligue 1 title fight

Irresistible Barcelona blow PSG away in Paris

Irresistible Barcelona blow PSG away in Paris

Giant-killers Monaco dream of another upset

Giant-killers Monaco dream of another upset

Marseille fans in custody after clashes

Marseille fans in custody after clashes

Paris police to probe ‘racist’ Chelsea fans

Paris police to probe ‘racist’ Chelsea fans

Lyon stumble after injury-hit PSG only draw

Lyon stumble after injury-hit PSG only draw

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Marseille victim of €700,000 Chinese scam

Goal-machine Lacazette ‘better than Bale’

Goal-machine Lacazette ‘better than Bale’

Minnows Grenoble knock Marseille out of cup

Minnows Grenoble knock Marseille out of cup

Two PSG football fans stabbed in Barcelona

Two PSG football fans stabbed in Barcelona

Six charged in French match-fixing probe

Six charged in French match-fixing probe

Zidane ‘not qualified’ to be Real Madrid coach

Zidane ‘not qualified’ to be Real Madrid coach

Lille: French cops clash with English football fans

Lille: French cops clash with English football fans

PSG’s Ibrahimovic to miss Barcelona clash

PSG’s Ibrahimovic to miss Barcelona clash

Remy goal helps France sink new-look Spain

Remy goal helps France sink new-look Spain

Ribery: The winger who failed to get France to fly

Ribery: The winger who failed to get France to fly

PSG draw, Monaco lose plus a riot in Corsica

PSG draw, Monaco lose plus a riot in Corsica

Violence mars Makelele coaching debut

Violence mars Makelele coaching debut

Frenchwoman set to make footballing history

Frenchwoman set to make footballing history

Newcastle sign French international Cabella

Newcastle sign French international Cabella

Pioneering woman coach quits French men’s team

Pioneering woman coach quits French men’s team

Injury forces France’s Ribery out of World Cup

Injury forces France’s Ribery out of World Cup

French team to be spared World Cup sex ban

French team to be spared World Cup sex ban

Blanc: Financial Fair Play will not hinder PSG

Blanc: Financial Fair Play will not hinder PSG

Zidane ‘lined up for job as Bordeaux manager’

Zidane ‘lined up for job as Bordeaux manager’

Monaco win sets PSG record points target

Monaco win sets PSG record points target

French cup final will be all-Breton affair

French cup final will be all-Breton affair

Monaco win to delay PSG’s title triumph

Monaco win to delay PSG’s title triumph

PSG win to seal Champions League spot

PSG win to seal Champions League spot

French Ligue 1 sells TV rights for nearly $1 billion

French Ligue 1 sells TV rights for nearly $1 billion

PSG maintain title march against valiant Lorient

PSG maintain title march against valiant Lorient

‘Made in Thailand’ French strips anger minister

‘Made in Thailand’ French strips anger minister

French footballer steps in to save accordion factory

French footballer steps in to save accordion factory

€50 million secures Monaco football HQ

€50 million secures Monaco football HQ

Zahia Dehar: Calls for case to be dropped

Zahia Dehar: Calls for case to be dropped

PSG defender Alex sparks homophobia row

PSG defender Alex sparks homophobia row

Ibra hat-trick as PSG tighten hold on Ligue 1

Ibra hat-trick as PSG tighten hold on Ligue 1

Evra in France squad for Ukraine play-off

Evra in France squad for Ukraine play-off

Roux double lifts Lille past Monaco into second

Roux double lifts Lille past Monaco into second

Monaco top Ligue 1 as ‘Le Classique’ looms

Monaco top Ligue 1 as ‘Le Classique’ looms

Champions PSG hit the top at a canter

Champions PSG hit the top at a canter

Blanc back at Bordeaux as PSG begin crucial run

Blanc back at Bordeaux as PSG begin crucial run

Deschamps glosses over France’s goal drought

Deschamps glosses over France’s goal drought

Disappointing France held in Georgia

Disappointing France held in Georgia

Marseille and Saint Etienne join Lyon on top

Marseille and Saint Etienne join Lyon on top

Abject France hammered by rampant Brazil

Abject France hammered by rampant Brazil

Bordeaux beat Evian to win French Cup

Bordeaux beat Evian to win French Cup

VIDEO: Fan charged over mass motorway brawl

VIDEO: Fan charged over mass motorway brawl

‘Beckham brought PSG nothing on the pitch’

‘Beckham brought PSG nothing on the pitch’

French footballer Remy grilled over ‘gang rape’

French footballer Remy grilled over ‘gang rape’

Leonardo gets indefinite ban over shoulder barge

Leonardo gets indefinite ban over shoulder barge

Barton gets two-match ban for ‘ladyboy’ tweet

Barton gets two-match ban for ‘ladyboy’ tweet

Homophobia is ‘the norm’ among French footballers

Homophobia is ‘the norm’ among French footballers

Ancelotti denies move talks with Real Madrid

Ancelotti denies move talks with Real Madrid

Saint Etienne end 32-year wait for silverware

Saint Etienne end 32-year wait for silverware

Lowly Evian wash out PSG’s hopes for a double

Lowly Evian wash out PSG’s hopes for a double

PSG coach Ancelotti slams Beckham critics

PSG coach Ancelotti slams Beckham critics

Gay rights groups slam Barton for ‘ladyboy’ tweet

Gay rights groups slam Barton for ‘ladyboy’ tweet

PSG-Barca tickets on sale for €1,400

PSG-Barca tickets on sale for €1,400

French football clubs to pay 75 percent tax: PM

French football clubs to pay 75 percent tax: PM

Deschamps rues missed chances against Spain

Deschamps rues missed chances against Spain

Deschamps: We will play to win against Spain

Deschamps: We will play to win against Spain

Classy France down Georgia

Classy France down Georgia

Benzema’s anthem snub riles National Front

Benzema’s anthem snub riles National Front

PSG’s Beckham highest paid player in world

PSG’s Beckham highest paid player in world

Beckham tipped to start against Nancy

Beckham tipped to start against Nancy

Is Maradona heading to the French Riviera?

Is Maradona heading to the French Riviera?

Beckham and PSG set for Champions League clash

Beckham and PSG set for Champions League clash

Striker Benzema flashed driving Audi at ‘216kph’

Striker Benzema flashed driving Audi at ‘216kph’

French club in sexism row over ‘vibrate’ ad

French club in sexism row over ‘vibrate’ ad

Beckham revels in ‘special’ debut for PSG

Beckham revels in ‘special’ debut for PSG

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PSG in need of Beckham after shock defeat

Becks outshines Zlatan – in choice of Paris hotel

Becks outshines Zlatan – in choice of Paris hotel

Media frenzy greets Beckham’s first day

Media frenzy greets Beckham’s first day

French footballer linked to underage prostitute

French footballer linked to underage prostitute

Paris St-Germain lure Beckham to France

Paris St-Germain lure Beckham to France

Clash with the Cowboys at Super Bowl celebrations
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Clash with the Cowboys at Super Bowl celebrations

Cantona’s Rolls Royce raises €125,000

Cantona’s Rolls Royce raises €125,000

Zidane ‘never apologized’ for headbutt: Materazzi

Zidane ‘never apologized’ for headbutt: Materazzi

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French football fan fined for Bin Laden jersey

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Joey Barton wins over Marseille football fans

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Croatian football fans in major Paris brawl

Travel ban for PSG fans headed to Marseille clash

Travel ban for PSG fans headed to Marseille clash

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Footballer Makelele cleared of assaulting ex

Bayern Munich backs Ribéry over sex charges

Bayern Munich backs Ribéry over sex charges

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Tiny French club eyed by confused Premiership

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Travellers invade town’s brand new stadium

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FC Sion drop dispute against Swiss league

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Girl hurt as women’s football match turns to brawl

Ginola loses “bastard” defamation case

Ginola loses “bastard” defamation case

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Marseille tighten security after player burglaries

Football: French channels to broadcast live women’s football

Football: French channels to broadcast live women’s football

Homeless World Cup kicks off in Paris

Homeless World Cup kicks off in Paris

Blanc annoyed by criticism of France’s play

Blanc annoyed by criticism of France’s play

On-loan Joe Cole liking life in Lille

On-loan Joe Cole liking life in Lille

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Pitch frustrates France in Romania

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Lille let it slip as Russians pinch a point

France won’t play for a draw: Blanc

France won’t play for a draw: Blanc

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France saved by half-time wake-up call: Blanc

Football star arrested for attempted murder

Football star arrested for attempted murder

Cantona takes shot at French presidency

Cantona takes shot at French presidency

Racism returns to football terraces: police

Racism returns to football terraces: police

French kiss celebrates victory over Germany

French kiss celebrates victory over Germany

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Footballers ‘should be let off’ 75 percent tax

Women’s match called off over headscarves

Women’s match called off over headscarves

Feminists line up against football veil ruling

Feminists line up against football veil ruling

Football club pays wrong team for player

Football club pays wrong team for player

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France comes from behind to net England draw

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French players to meet alleged rape victim

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Homeless man’s dog chews football fan’s face

Deschamps named new France coach

Deschamps named new France coach