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Kane says World Cup penalty miss will haunt him for rest of his life

Fri, 06 Jan 2023 - 11:13 GMT

In England's 2-1 defeat to France last month, captain Kane scored their first goal from the spot but blazed his effort over the bar when presented with a second chance to pull them level six minutes before the final whistle.

Egypt’s Energy Committee at parliament approves deal of green hydrogen with France

Mon, 19 Dec 2022 - 06:04 GMT

The MoU was signed in Cairo on May 30, 2022, according to which France provides a grant not exceeding €500,000 from the French Development Agency (AFD).

All France players start training ahead of World Cup final

Sat, 17 Dec 2022 - 03:15 GMT

Midfielder Aurelien Tchouameni and left back Theo Hernandez, who also missed training on Friday because of knocks to heir hip and knee respectively, were also on the pitch with the rest of the squad.

Mbappe’s star power looms large in home city Bondy

Sat, 17 Dec 2022 - 02:59 GMT

As French soccer star Kylian Mbappe gears up for the World Cup final on Sunday in Qatar, the striker's presence is also felt strongly in Bondy, the unassuming satellite city of Paris where he grew up.

Poland's Marciniak to referee World Cup final

Fri, 16 Dec 2022 - 11:19 GMT

He will be assisted by compatriots Taleb Al Marri and Saoud Ahmed Almaqaleh.

Semi defeat doesn't wipe out success, says Regragui

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 08:39 GMT

Morocco coach Walid Regragui has hardly put a foot wrong in his team's dream World Cup run but he might come to regret the risk he took on fielding injured players, then seeing them forced to come off in Wednesday's 2-0 semi-final defeat by France.

Let's take the final step now, says France coach Deschamps

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 08:32 GMT

The defending champions took the lead in the fifth minute through defender Theo Hernandez before Randal Kolo Muani added another in the 79th to seal their fourth final appearance in the last seven editions.

Goalless Griezmann happy to put in hard yards for France

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 08:27 GMT

France's Antoine Griezmann proved once again that he is the ultimate team player with another virtuoso performance to help guide his team to a second consecutive World Cup final on Wednesday with their 2-0 win over Morocco.

Fofana confident Mbappe will have last laugh against England's Walker

Fri, 09 Dec 2022 - 08:17 GMT

The battle between England right back Walker and France's top scorer Mbappe could be key to the outcome of the first encounter between the teams in the knockout phase of a major tournament.

Tunisia's Khazri announces retirement from national team

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 - 11:41 GMT

Khazri scored to give Tunisia a 1-0 win over holders France on Wednesday, joining Saudi duo Salem Al-Dawsari and Sami Al-Jaber as the all-time leading Arab scorers at World Cups with three goals each.

France will need patience against sturdy Poland in last 16

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 - 11:25 GMT

France will start their World Cup last-16 clash as overwhelming favourites on Sunday but opponents Poland are well equipped to derail Les Bleus' title defence at the Al Thumama stadium.

Tunisians enjoy historic but bittersweet win over France

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 06:09 GMT

It was the third upset by an Arab country against heavily fancied opponents, but like Saudi Arabia's win over Argentina last week it was not enough to secure a place in the next round.

France are out to correct Euro 2021 failure - Rabiot

Fri, 18 Nov 2022 - 01:56 GMT

Making his first World Cup appearance after having failed to make the squad that won the title four years ago, Rabiot said the team was able to prepare without distractions in Doha, Qatar, which had not been the case last year.

Acquaint yourself with the Luxor obelisk, its transfer to Paris

Tue, 15 Nov 2022 - 12:58 GMT

It weighed 250 tons.

France to invest €1B to phase out fossil fuel in developing countries

Mon, 07 Nov 2022 - 05:06 GMT

“We won’t forfeit our climate commitments because of the Russian energy crisis,” Macron said.

French boss Deschamps not worried about run of form ahead of World Cup

Sat, 22 Oct 2022 - 11:43 GMT

France manager Didier Deschamps said he was not worried about disappointing results over the last few months as "Les Bleus" only have won one of their last six games.

Mbappe says image rights dispute with federation a 'collective move'

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 12:04 GMT

France striker Kylian Mbappe said his image rights dispute with the French Football Federation was a "collective move" to help fellow team mates.

Egyptian, French navies carry out maritime exercises ‘Cleopatra 2022’ in Toulon

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 03:18 GMT

The Cleopatra 2022 is one of the major joint naval drills between the two navies and is set to last for several days, the statement added.

Egypt's exports of food industries to France reach $50M in 2021

Wed, 14 Sep 2022 - 02:20 GMT

This came during a seminar organize by the FEC under the rubric "opportunities to develop Egyptian food industries exports" on the sidelines of SIAL Paris fair.

How did the American Revolution end in 1783?

Sun, 04 Sep 2022 - 11:00 GMT

The American Revolution officially ended when representatives of the United States, Great Britain, Spain and France signed the Treaty of Paris on September 3, 1783.

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