France

Best Finishes
  • Winner 1998
On the plane's 2018 prediction
Winners
Most WC Appearances
Fabien Barthez 17 Caps
Biggest win
4-0
vs Saudi Arabia, 1998
Biggest Loss
2-5
vs Brazil, 1958
Red/Yellow Cards
  • 57
  • 5
Cards per game
1.05
Most WC Goals
Just Fontaine13 Goals
Goals per match2.17
Tournaments1958

World cup record

Wins

29

Draws

12

Losses

19

Rank

7

Know the score

Dirty scoundrels or little angels? Whipping boys or flat track bullies? Nerves of steel or Gareth Southgate? Good on their travels or homesick? Find out below with our in-depth data analysis.

YellowsPer match
Best
0
0.5
1
1.5
2
2.5
0.97
per
game
avg
0
0.05
0.1
0.15
0.2
0.08
per
game
avg
Worst
RedsPer match

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Tell us your favourite goal, magic moment and world cup sticker from the selection below.

1
1998Thuram
vs Croatia
2
2006Henry
vs Brazil
3
2006Zidane
vs Spain