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The Star
Former Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blancteam's image which had been tainted when the players refused to train in protes
Former Paris St Germain coach Laurent Blanc
The Star / Posted yesterday
team's image which had been tainted when the players refused to train in protest at the dismissal from the squad of Nicolas Anelka in South Africa. - Under Blanc, Les Bleus recorded their third best series of results ever, playing 25... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Infamous handball looms large as France take on Irelandafter the team refused to train in protest against a decision by the French Foo
Infamous handball looms large as France take on Ireland
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
after the team refused to train in protest against a decision by the French Football Federation (FFF) to kick striker Nicolas Anelka out of the squad after he insulted Domenech at halftime of a game against Mexico. The controversial Domenech... Read more
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The Star
Infamous handball looms large as France take on Irelandafter the team refused to train in protest against a decision by the French Foo
Infamous handball looms large as France take on Ireland
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
after the team refused to train in protest against a decision by the French Football Federation (FFF) to kick striker Nicolas Anelka out of the squad after he insulted Domenech at halftime of a game against Mexico. The controversial Domenech... Read more
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Super Sport
Infamous handball clouds France v Irelandafter the team refused to train in protest against a decision by the French Foo
Infamous handball clouds France v Ireland
Super Sport / Posted 4 days ago
after the team refused to train in protest against a decision by the French Football Federation (FFF) to kick striker Nicolas Anelka out of the squad after he insulted Domenech at halftime of a game against Mexico. The controversial Domenech... Read more
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chroniclelive
Newcastle United fixtures release: 10 memorable opening-day Magpies clashesnetted a spectacular over-head kick. The Nigerian’s shot then deflected in to
Newcastle United fixtures release: 10 memorable opening-day Magpies clashes
chroniclelive / Posted 6 days ago
netted a spectacular over-head kick. The Nigerian’s shot then deflected in to give the Magpies a 3-0 half-time lead. Nicolas Anelka did pull one back for the home side, but this was arguably Allardyce’s high point as United boss.Newcastle... Read more
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HITC Sport
Paul Pogba v L’Equipe typifies the rift between France and its mediaperiod has its scapegoat”, and dug out a collection of previous covers of L’Equ
Paul Pogba v L’Equipe typifies the rift between France and its media
HITC Sport / Posted 9 days ago
period has its scapegoat”, and dug out a collection of previous covers of L’Equipe that targeted Nasri, Benzema, Pogba and Nicolas Anelka. Anelka is certainly no stranger to controversy in the French media. The former France player received... Read more
11d
Super Sport
Pogba 'sincerely' denies making offensive gesturea player tipped to be one of the tournament's stars. Support for the Juventus
Pogba 'sincerely' denies making offensive gesture
Super Sport / Posted 11 days ago
a player tipped to be one of the tournament's stars. Support for the Juventus player came from former France international Nicolas Anelka, who is no stranger to controversy himself. "Gentlemen of the press, stop bashing the players," Anelka said... Read more
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iol.co.za
Evra - from rebel to France’s wise old manunprecedented strike was aimed at protesting against a decision by the French F
Evra - from rebel to France’s wise old man
iol.co.za / Posted 14 days ago
unprecedented strike was aimed at protesting against a decision by the French Football Federation (FFF) to kick striker Nicolas Anelka out of the squad after he insulted then coach Raymond Domenech at halftime of a game against Mexico. Evra's... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Former rebel Evra now France's wise old manunprecedented strike was aimed at protesting against a decision by the French F
Former rebel Evra now France's wise old man
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
unprecedented strike was aimed at protesting against a decision by the French Football Federation (FFF) to kick striker Nicolas Anelka out of the squad after he insulted then coach Raymond Domenech at halftime of a game against Mexico. Evra's... Read more
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The Star
Former rebel Evra now France's wise old manunprecedented strike was aimed at protesting against a decision by the French F
Former rebel Evra now France's wise old man
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
unprecedented strike was aimed at protesting against a decision by the French Football Federation (FFF) to kick striker Nicolas Anelka out of the squad after he insulted then coach Raymond Domenech at halftime of a game against Mexico. Evra's... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Zinedine Zidane savours win as coachin the entire world,” he said. Zidane politely said that he didn’t knew anythi
Zinedine Zidane savours win as coach
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
in the entire world,” he said. Zidane politely said that he didn’t knew anything about Indian football and Indian Super League where former star French players like Nicolas Anelka were also involved.” I am completely focused on the Real Madrid j... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sagna targeting a France hat-trick on home soildisappointing performances. The low point came in the World Cup in South Afric
Sagna targeting a France hat-trick on home soil
Evening Standard / Posted 18 days ago
disappointing performances. The low point came in the World Cup in South Africa in 2010 when another former Arsenal man, Nicolas Anelka, was sent home following a dispute with manager Raymond Domenech during half-time of a defeat by Mexico. The... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Kuper: France's reason for hopeBleus peaked in 2010, when the players went on strike in the middle of the Worl
Kuper: France's reason for hope
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 18 days ago
Bleus peaked in 2010, when the players went on strike in the middle of the World Cup over an unseemly row between striker Nicolas Anelka and coach Raymond Domenech. By 2013, 82 percent of French people had a bad opinion of the team, according to a... Read more
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Daily Mirror
France's task isn't just to win the Euros but reunite their fractured nationthe 1984 Euros and 1998 World Cup. Yet in South Africa in 2010, Raymond Domene
France's task isn't just to win the Euros but reunite their fractured nation
Daily Mirror / Posted 18 days ago
the 1984 Euros and 1998 World Cup. Yet in South Africa in 2010, Raymond Domenech’s team were deemed a national disgrace as Nicolas Anelka was sent home for abusing the coach, leading to a mass boycott of training and suspensions for captain Patrice... Read more
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ESPN.co.uk
Vardy worth the wait if he transforms ArsenalDouble-winning season of 1997-98, the guile of Dennis Bergkamp was matched by t
Vardy worth the wait if he transforms Arsenal
ESPN.co.uk / Posted 20 days ago
Double-winning season of 1997-98, the guile of Dennis Bergkamp was matched by the electric pace of Marc Overmars and later Nicolas Anelka. Arsenal were fearsome counter-attackers then, as they were in the Invincibles season of 2003-04, when a great... Read more
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birminghammail
New Aston Villa No.2 still has unfinished business after Albion exitfelt hard done-by and was convinced he had much more to give. When Lukaku retu
New Aston Villa No.2 still has unfinished business after Albion exit
birminghammail / Posted 20 days ago
felt hard done-by and was convinced he had much more to give. When Lukaku returned to Chelsea, Albion turned to Nicolas Anelka. Victor Anichebe and Stephane Sessegnon - forwards who were never going to be a match for the Belgian... Read more
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Evening Standard
Arsenal's Giroud may be trump card for a resurgent France at Euro 2016from the same song-sheet. No more does Patrice Evra take part in rebellions —
Arsenal's Giroud may be trump card for a resurgent France at Euro 2016
Evening Standard / Posted 21 days ago
from the same song-sheet. No more does Patrice Evra take part in rebellions — he was banned by the French FA along with Nicolas Anelka in 2010. Instead, at 35, the left-back plays as well, as adventurously, as ever. At right-back is another... Read more
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Squawka
From Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger to Man Utd legend – 6 things France gave the football world into the philosophy behind his country’s Clairefontaine national football centr
From Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger to Man Utd legend – 6 things France gave the football world
Squawka / Posted 22 days ago
into the philosophy behind his country’s Clairefontaine national football centre, which has produced such players as Nicolas Anelka, Thierry Henry and Hatem Ben Arfa. Youngsters selected from trials are given intense coaching alongside... Read more
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HITC Sport
4-2-3-1: How Arsenal could line up with Jamie Vardy leading the linehis ability to go in behind. During Arsene Wenger’s early years as manager he
4-2-3-1: How Arsenal could line up with Jamie Vardy leading the line
HITC Sport / Posted 23 days ago
his ability to go in behind. During Arsene Wenger’s early years as manager he had the likes of Ian Wright, Thierry Henry, Nicolas Anelka and Sylvain Wiltord who could go in behind though in recent times that hasn’t been the case. Granit Xhaka... Read more
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Football365
None of Roy's boys would make Euro 96 XItwo-clubs-in-twelve years Glenn Whelan could accurately be described as a journ
None of Roy's boys would make Euro 96 XI
Football365 / Posted 26 days ago
two-clubs-in-twelve years Glenn Whelan could accurately be described as a journeyman, but eight-clubs-in-twelve-years Nicolas Anelka probably couldn’t. So an American talking about a journeyman is probably talking about a different thing to a... Read more
26d
ESPN FC
Ronaldo deserves more credit as one of the game's greatest playersshorter, his pauses longer, when talk turned to the players he had most admired
Ronaldo deserves more credit as one of the game's greatest players
ESPN FC / Posted 26 days ago
shorter, his pauses longer, when talk turned to the players he had most admired as a kid. He mentioned Didier Drogba and Nicolas Anelka, the two players who made him want to play for Chelsea, but it was with the mention of the third that he lit... Read more
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ESPN FC
John Terry's Chelsea career: From winning titles to courting controversybut Terry slipped in the Moscow rain and his shot clipped the post with Edwin v
John Terry's Chelsea career: From winning titles to courting controversy
ESPN FC / Posted 26 days ago
but Terry slipped in the Moscow rain and his shot clipped the post with Edwin van der Sar beaten. United recovered and Nicolas Anelka missed the decisive spot kick to hand Sir Alex Ferguson's men the trophy.With the 2007-08 Champions League on... Read more
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Daily Mail
Euro 2016 training bases: The hotels and bases across FranceParis, is one of the best known football academies in the world having develope
Euro 2016 training bases: The hotels and bases across France
Daily Mail / Posted 28 days ago
Paris, is one of the best known football academies in the world having developed a number of footballers past and present. Nicolas Anelka, Louis Saha, William Gallas, Hatem Ben Arfa, Abou Diaby, Mehdi Benatia, Blaise Matuidi, Olivier Giroud and... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Euro 2016: Why France have everything to play forwas reached during the World Cup in South Africa in 2010. The trouble began dur
Euro 2016: Why France have everything to play for
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 30 days ago
was reached during the World Cup in South Africa in 2010. The trouble began during a listless opening match against Mexico. Nicolas Anelka was kicked out of the squad after a half-time dressing-room row with manager Raymond Domenech. During the same... Read more

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