Mbappe: I had a dream about the World Cup, my obsession

Kylian Mbappe said on Sunday that he dreamed of winning the World Cup for a second time after his brace helped France to a 3-1 win over Poland which advanced the holders to the quarter-finals in Qatar. "Of course, this World Cup is an obsession for me, it's the competition of my dreams," said the … Continue reading Mbappe: I had a dream about the World Cup, my obsession

France lost 1-0 to Tunisia but still won World Cup group

Defending champion France won its World Cup group despite losing to Tunisia 1-0 Wednesday. Wahbi Khazri scored in the 58th minute to give the Tunisians the victory, but it wasn’t enough to get them into the round of 16. Australia beat Denmark 1-0 in other Group D game and finished second on goal difference. Khazri ran at … Continue reading France lost 1-0 to Tunisia but still won World Cup group

World Cup: Ex-France coach slams Mbappe over comments on Brazil, Argentina

Former France coach, Raymond Domenech, has hit out at Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe over his controversial comments on Brazil and Argentina in relation to the level of football in South America. Mbappe had claimed that both Brazil and Argentina don’t face tough opponents before qualifying for the 2022 World Cup. The France international said … Continue reading World Cup: Ex-France coach slams Mbappe over comments on Brazil, Argentina

Mbappe demands more passes from teammate, says ‘being sorry isn’t good enough’

Kylian Mbappé has been causing trouble at PSG this season. Since he signed a new contract with PSG and rejected Real Madrid this summer, the striker seems to be out of focus, and is clearly not happy with his teammates.  This time, he had beef with Achraf Hakimi. In the tunnel, the french star and … Continue reading Mbappe demands more passes from teammate, says ‘being sorry isn’t good enough’

Mbappe loves Real Madrid, hates rumours

Kylian Mbappe has been heavily linked with Real Madrid throughout his career, but especially over the past year. In the end, though, he decided to stay with Paris Saint-Germain and the forward has opened up about that decision. "You never know what's going to happen," Mbappe said when discussing his future with the New York Times, before recognising the constant lure … Continue reading Mbappe loves Real Madrid, hates rumours

The truth about Mbappe’s outrageous PSG deal, and what Macron said to him

The financial details behind Kylian Mbappe's mega new contract with Paris Saint-Germain have been revealed. The Frenchman was expected to sign for Real Madrid in the summer, but his current club were able to produce a deal that he simply could not refuse. He has talked in depth about the contract in an interview with The New York Times, which has … Continue reading The truth about Mbappe’s outrageous PSG deal, and what Macron said to him

FOOTBALL SCANDAL: Paul Pogba, the witch doctor and an armed blackmailers

An armed extortion gang, a witch doctor, and a scandal that has sent familiar whispers across France. French prosecutors have confirmed that they are investigating claims by World Cup-winning footballer Paul Pogba that he has been targeted by organised gangs for millions of euros. The affair -- seemingly stemming from a family dispute -- has … Continue reading FOOTBALL SCANDAL: Paul Pogba, the witch doctor and an armed blackmailers

The world is burning and France is fixated on burkinis

Hello and welcome to the Get a Grip prize, which I just invented. The GAG award is given on an ad hoc basis to a country doing a standout job of humiliating itself on the global stage by fixating on something ridiculous while the world burns. The award honours those who seem to have lost … Continue reading The world is burning and France is fixated on burkinis

France demands an investigation into death of journalist killed in Ukraine

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com France on Monday called for an investigation after a French journalist was killed in Ukraine when the vehicle he was traveling in, which was being used to evacuate civilians near the city of Sievierodonetsk, was hit by shelling. "France demands that a probe be carried out as soon as possible … Continue reading France demands an investigation into death of journalist killed in Ukraine

Why crypto giant Binance is investing in France

Binance, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange, has set its sights on France and announced it will help develop Web3 and blockchain projects in Paris. Binance boss Changpeng Zhao, nicknamed "CZ", said at the Paris Blockchain Week Summit event on Wednesday that France can become the Web3 and cryptocurrency leader of the future. “I think France … Continue reading Why crypto giant Binance is investing in France

Brad Pitt sues Angelina Jolie for selling French vineyard where they got married

Brad Pitt is suing Angelina Jolie for selling her share of the French vineyard where they got married in 2014. Brad Pitt Superstars Pitt and Jolie, who were once Hollywood's highest profile couple, bought a controlling stake of Chateau Miraval in southern France in 2008, and tied the knot there six years later. But they filed … Continue reading Brad Pitt sues Angelina Jolie for selling French vineyard where they got married

France fines Facebook and Google over rights infringement

French regulators on Thursday fined Google and Facebook a total of more than 200 million euros ($226 million) for not making it as easy for people to opt out of online tracking as it is for them to accept it. The CNIL data privacy watchdog said its investigations found that while the U.S. online giants gave French … Continue reading France fines Facebook and Google over rights infringement