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Fans pack in to Champs Elysees to welcome France back to Paris

France paraded down the Champs-Elysees as hundreds of thousands of cheering fans celebrated their second World Cup triumph. Led by captain Hugo Lloris, France were given a heroes welcome as they arrived back in Paris for the first time since they beat Croatia to win the World Cup. Hundreds of thousands of ecstatic French fans celebrated the return of their World Cup-winning team on Monday, jumping and chanting “We Are The Champions” as their bus paraded down the Champs Elysees before a special presidential reception. Les Bleus, a dynamic, young team who won an open, fast-paced final 4-2 with Croatia in Moscow, appeared at the Elysee palace, where they burst into a spontaneous rendition of the “La Marseillaise” national anthem with President Emmanuel Macron and his w...

Paris police arrest 102 people after World Cup celebrations turn violent

France fans clashed with the police after celebration turned violent with flares being thrown in the streets of Paris after 4-2 win over Croatia. Police in Paris said they arrested 102 people celebrating France’s victory over Croatia in the World Cup final after demonstrations began to turn violent. Michel Delpuech, the chief of the Paris Police Prefecture, said in a news conference on Monday morning that a majority of those arrested were celebrating along the Champs Elysees, with 90 of them remaining in custody. Delpuech said, however, that “given the risks inherent in this type of situation,” there had been “no major situation” reported. According to Le Parisien, one man was hospitalised and remains in serious condition after taking a blow to the head in the...

Paris World Cup celebrations turn violent

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Was Kante the catalyst for World Cup winners France?

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Extra Time: World Cup final special

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Tens of thousands of France fans celebrate World Cup at Champs-Elysees

ESPN’s Charlie Gibson puts a bow on Project Russia from a scintillating final, as France claimed World Cup glory. N’Golo Kante had an off day in the World Cup final, but Julien Laurens and the FC crew explain why he was pivotal to France’s triumph in Russia. Craig Burley and Ale Moreno explain why the referee was put in a tough position when he awarded France a penalty for a handball by Ivan Perisic. Twenty years on from their first World Cup title, France are back on top of the footballing world following a 4-2 victory over Croatia. The Kwese studio crew assess whether or not France were the most deserving team to lift the World Cup trophy in Russia. It was a victory for all of France and the home crowd did it justice, pouring into Paris’ Champs-Elysees Avenue by t...

SC: How the referee’s VAR decision changed the final

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LEGO World Cup: France lift second World Cup trophy

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SC: Assessing Mbappe and Modric’s World Cup performances

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SC: Takeaways from the World Cup final

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Paul Pogba told his teammates they must make ‘France explode with joy’

Twenty years on from their first World Cup title, France are back on top of the footballing world following a 4-2 victory over Croatia. The Kwese studio crew assess whether or not France were the most deserving team to lift the World Cup trophy in Russia. Kwese’s Daniel Amokachi and Andrew Kabuura applaud France for their World Cup triumph and reflect on Croatia’s unexpected run to the final. Take in the jubilation at full time and France’s trophy lift after Les Bleus bested Croatia to win the World Cup. ESPN’s Charlie Gibson puts a bow on Project Russia from a scintillating final, as France claimed World Cup glory. Stewart Robson reflects on Paul Pogba’s performance at the World Cup and explains why the World Cup winner can become the best player in the world...

Didier Deschamps: Young France players are ‘on top of the world’

Stewart Robson reflects on Paul Pogba’s performance at the World Cup and explains why the World Cup winner can become the best player in the world. The Kwese studio crew assess whether or not France were the most deserving team to lift the World Cup trophy in Russia. Kwese’s Daniel Amokachi and Andrew Kabuura applaud France for their World Cup triumph and reflect on Croatia’s unexpected run to the final. Take in the jubilation at full time and France’s trophy lift after Les Bleus bested Croatia to win the World Cup. France coach Didier Deschamps gave full credit to his young squad for winning the World Cup with Sunday’s 4-2 victory over Croatia. At an average age of 26 years and one month, France were the second-youngest squad to compete in Russia after only N...