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For those of us who admired the poetics of Les Bleus this is essential reading."—Franklin Foer, author of How Soccer Explains the World "Laurent Dubois is historian, fan and graceful writer all in one.
France national football team from books.google.com
The composition of the French national football team has been a matter of dispute since 1958 , when Jacques Ferran produced a piece in the ' Football France ' sports magazine entitled ' Not to be confused : the French national ...
France national football team from books.google.com
He asks what is peculiarly French about French football, and what does football tell us about France?
France national football team from books.google.com
The book reveals the scandals of greedy moneymen, the talented players who failed under pressure, the exemplary youth academy of Auxerre, as well as the winning of the 1984 European Championship and the magic of the 1998 World Cup success.
France national football team from books.google.com
In this respect, the victory of a multiethnic French national football team at the 1998 World Cup in France was a highly symbolic moment that allowed the French to celebrate and identify themselves as a multicultural nation.
France national football team from books.google.com
It was in French football's second division, it had just finished a new forty thousandseat stadium called the Stade ... Federation administrators like Georges Barreau, the French national team coach, argued that professionalism improved ...
France national football team from books.google.com
... in its observation of the passions that this game incites in others, France has taken the lid off its emotions with the excitement of the successful run of its national team' and there was an 'enthusiastic fervour that football has ...
France national football team from books.google.com
... 400, 402, 405, 409, 413,421 France 2, 290 France 24, 290 France in the Seven Years War, 387 France national football team, 299 France national rugby union team, 299 Franche-Comté, 129, 130, 173, 174, 206,254, 366, 367 Francilienne, ...
France national football team from books.google.com
To understand how race and ethnicity affect the power dynamics of such statements, it is worth remembering that the long-time Front national leader Jean-Marie Le Pen criticized the French national football team for not truly ...
France national football team from books.google.com
Featuring a foreword by Arsène Wenger and interviews with leading figures in French football, Spiro asks what went wrong for France and what, ultimately, went right.