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Patrice Evra won five Premier League titles with Manchester United. Former Manchester United defender Patrice Evra has retired from football aged 38, the player has announced. The former France international made 379 appearances for United, having arrived from Monaco in 2006, and won five Premier League titles whilst at Old Trafford, as well as the
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On the one year anniversary of their World Cup triumph, ESPN FC’s Julien Laurens delves into the chances this France side will win more silverware. France international forward Nabil Fekir has completed a move to Real Betis from Lyon, the clubs announced on Monday. The contract runs through 2023, with the Lyon saying the deal
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Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar joined France internationals Kylian Mbappe and Paul Pogba in paying their respects to Notre Dame cathedral after the 850-year-old Parisian landmark was partially destroyed by a fire on Monday night. Firefighters managed to control the blaze after nine hours and were able to save the cathedral’s main stone structure, but the spire
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Despite another routine win for Barcelona in La Liga, questions remain over Philippe Coutinho who underwhelmed again for the Spanish giants. Barcelona went behind early to Rayo Vallecano, but responded with three, including Lionel Messi’s goal in his 800th career game. Barcelona continue their commitment to gender equality in football with their #wearefootballers campaign on
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Giroud’s voice can be heard in the French-dubbed version of upcoming animation ‘Spider-Man: New Generation’. In a somewhat unlikely turn of events, World Cup winners Olivier Giroud and Presnel Kimpembe have made their acting debuts. The two France internationals have provided voices for fairly major characters in a new Spider-Man animation that is set to
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With the Manchester derby preparations at fever pitch, relive the best derby day celebrations from Manchester City. Stewart Robson takes a look at the tactics that Jose Mourinho could deploy against City in the Manchester derby. ESPN FC’s Mark Ogden sits down with Man City’s David Silva to discuss how the Manchester derby has evolved
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Kylian Mbappe created an own goal and scored a penalty late in the second half to turn the tide against Iceland and draw 2-2. After leading France to World Cup glory in Russia, Didier Deschamps has been named the Best FIFA Men’s Coach for 2018. Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny has confirmed his retirement from international
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