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France stats and form guide

EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP HISTORY
Year Played
1960 Fourth Place:
Lost 4-5 to Yugoslavia in semi-finals
1964 Did not qualify for final tournament:
eliminated by Hungary in QF's
1968 Did not qualify for final tournament:
eliminated by Yugoslavia in QF's.
1972-80 Did not qualify
1984 Winners:
Beat Spain 2-0 in the final
1988 Did not qualify
1992 Group stage:
Drew 1-1 v Sweden, Drew 0-0 v England,
Lost 1-2 v Denmark
1996 Semi-finals:
Drew 0-0 v Czech Rep aet (lost 6-5 on pens)
2000 Winners:
Beat Italy 2-1 in the final (golden goal)
2004 Quarter-finals:
Lost 0-1 to Greece


2007/08 RESULTS
Date Opponents Comp Res Score
2008
03 Jun Colombia (h) Friendly
31 May Paraguay (h) Friendly D 0-0
27 May Ecuador (h) Friendly W 2-0
26 May England (h) Friendly W 1-0
06 Feb Spain (a) Friendly L 0-1
2007
21 Nov Ukraine (a) Euro Qual D 2-2
16 Nov Morocco (h) Friendly D 2-2
17 Oct Lithuania (h) Euro Qual W 2-0
13 Oct Faroe Islands (a) Euro Qual W 6-0
12 Sep Scotland (h) Euro Qual L 0-1
08 Sep Italy (a) Euro Qual D 0-0
22 Aug Slovakia (a) Friendly W 1-0


FACTFILE
Category Details
Population: 64.4m
Fifa Ranking: 7th
Highest: Top, Jun 2002
Lowest: 25th, April 1998
Record win: 10-0; v Azerbaijan, 1995
Record defeat: 1-17; v Denmark, 1908
World Cup finals: 12 (winners 1998)
Euro Ch finals: 7 (including 2008)




see also
France team guide
15 May 08 |  France
Pick your France XI
23 May 08 |  France


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