Category: France

The French Wall ‘Raphael Varane announces retirement

France Football Federation recently announced that Raphael Varane, the French defender, has retired from the International French team. https://twitter.com/equipedefrance/status/1621120553259237377?s=20&t=7vhoRvcMC2t6Eimn4tiqAg In a statement, Varane stated, "Representing our...

Zelensky threatens to boycott Olympics if Russia participates

Official Kyiv said that the country would boycott the 2024 Games in Paris if athletes from Russia took part in them. Florian Filippo, head of the French movement "Patriots", commented on Kyiv's statement, which threatened to depart from the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris if Russian athletes were admitted to them

Immigrants illegally occupied building in Brussels

Hundreds of homeless people, many of them migrants and refugees, have been living in squalid conditions in an occupied building in Brussels for several months. In the Belgian capital, thousands of potential asylum seekers have been left to fend for themselves due to chronic overcrowding at the official reception facilities

Mbappe sets new record; scores glut in 50 minutes

By defeating sixth-tier team Pays de Cassel with five goals in less than half an hour, Kylian Mbappe made history. With this convincing victory, PSG has advanced to the French Cup's round of 16. In addition to Mbappe's spectacular performance, Neymar and Carlos Soler each scored one goal. Estadio Bollaert-Delelis hosted the game

Protests in US and France against NATO for weaponising and provoking Ukraine war

Twitter user @Gabe ZZOZZ shared some images and video from Times Square in New York, where a significant portion of the local population had assembled to protest the NATO alliance for arming Ukraine and restarting the Russo-Ukrainian conflict

Paris: PSG to return at Parc des Princes after Doha and Riyadh tour

After a trip to Doha and Riyadh, the French Champions Paris Saint-Germain are getting ready to return to Le Parc des Princes. The club appreciated both nations for organising the tour, which provided Parisians with unforgettable experiences

French authorities dismantled migrant camp around metro station in Paris

In mid-December, the French authorities dismantled the informal migrant camp around the metro station Stalingrad in Paris. It didn't take long for migrants to return to sleep rough under the overhead rail lines which crisscross this area

PSG Paid tribute to Pele during match against Angers

The biggest club in France, Paris Saint-Germain, paid respect to the late football legend Pele, who passed away on December 29, 2022, after battling Collen cancer at a Sau Paulo hospital

De Gaulle’s grandson slams EU for supporting US against Russia

A Twitter user named @JohnEdgarCarter posted the statement of Pierre de Gaule, the grandson of former French President Charles De Gaulle. He criticized the EU for supporting the USA against Russia

President Macron sends condolences to Pele’s family

Pele, a three-time World Cup champion and legendary football player, just passed away at a hospital in Sao Paulo. President Emmanuel Macron sends his condolences to his family

Marco Veratti extends contract with PSG till 2026

According to a post on PSG's social media accounts, Marco Verratti, a central midfielder for French football club Paris Saint-Germain, recently extended his contract with the club till 2026. Since leaving Pescara, an Italian international club, in 2012, the Italian has been playing for PSG. His deal with the capital club has been extended through June 30, 2026

Video gets viral after Martinez trolled Mbappe holding a baby doll

In a video of Argentina's celebrations that quickly became popular, Martinez can be seen playfully asking for a moment of silence for Mbappe in the locker room before the team jeers him and keeps dancing and having fun. Additionally, Martinez was spotted holding a baby doll with Mbappe's face on it during the celebrations in his native nation

The French Wall ‘Raphael Varane announces retirement

France Football Federation recently announced that Raphael Varane, the French defender,...

Zelensky threatens to boycott Olympics if Russia participates

Official Kyiv said that the country would boycott the 2024 Games in Paris if athletes from Russia took part in them. Florian Filippo, head of the French movement "Patriots", commented on Kyiv's statement, which threatened to depart from the 2024 Olympic Games in Paris if Russian athletes were admitted to them

Dominica: Sports Ministry to spend $ 2.4 million for Windsor Park’s lighting project

After the damage done by Hurricane Maria, Oscar George, minister of youth sports and community, announced the 2.4 million dollar budget allocated for the stadium's rehabilitation