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World Cup 2014
11 July 2014
Finalists dominate 2014 Golden Ball nominees
Seven players from the FIFA World Cup finalists are among the 10 nominees for the Golden Ball award.
4 July 2014
Les Bleus depart as Low's side do just enough: how Stats Zone saw France 0-1 Germany
Germany reached their fourth consecutive World Cup semi-final with a 1-0 win over France.
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23 June 2014
Trio of fitness concerns hit French defence
A trio of French defenders missed training on Sunday, just three days before their final group match at the FIFA World Cup.
22 June 2014
Varane: France taking nothing for granted
France defender Raphael Varane insists the squad will take nothing for granted, despite their impressive FIFA World Cup performances.
2 June 2014
Varane plays down talk of Chelsea transfer
Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane insists he is fully focused on the FIFA World Cup amid interest from Premier League club Chelsea.
6 March 2014
Mourinho: Varane best defender in the world
Real Madrid's Raphael Varane is the best defender in world football, according to Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho.
17 November 2013
Deschamps expects Varane return for second leg
Didier Deschamps expects Raphael Varane to be fit to face Ukraine in France's FIFA World Cup qualifying play-off second leg on Tuesday.
15 November 2013
Knee injury set to sideline Varane for first leg
France defender Raphael Varane looks almost certain to miss their World Cup play-off first leg versus Ukraine due to injury.
5 November 2013
Varane urges Real Madrid improvements
Raphael Varane believes Real Madrid can improve defensively ahead of Tuesday's UEFA Champions League tie with Juventus.
14 October 2013
Recovering Varane motivated by World Cup
Real Madrid centre-back Raphael Varane has revealed his desire to feature at the 2014 FIFA World Cup helped his recovery from knee surgery.