Soccer Dec 10, 2019

France extends Deschamps to 2022 World Cup

Didier Deschamps' contract as coach of world champion France has been extended through to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, a source said Tuesday. Deschamps, a former France skipper who led the team to 1998 World Cup glory, has been at the coaching helm of ...

Soccer / World Cup Aug 10, 2014

Nasri announces he's finished playing for France

Manchester City's French midfielder Samir Nasri has decided to quit international soccer over a breakdown in his relationship with national coach Didier Deschamps and the French media. The 27-year-old playmaker won the Premier League last season with City but was left out of the France ...