Best French players ever

Just Fontaine
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It must be wonderful for French football fans to debate the country’s best ever players, for they have been truly spoilt over the years with a multitude of world-class performers in every position.

Of course, we can’t talk about the best French players ever without discussing their long list of deadly strikers, but this is a country that has produced a wide range of different talents, including some of the best defensive players the game has ever seen.

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