scorer and always valuable, Giroud sends a message before the World Cup

DECRYPTION – In balance for a place in the 23 for the World Cup, the Milanese has, again, given arguments to Didier Deschamps. “Olivier Giroud doesn’t have to convince me“, said Didier Deschamps in a press conference, before this France-Austria (2-0) in the League of Nations. And the coach to add:He knows what I think. … Read more

Andrea Giani, the Italian who dreams of making France shine

Andrea Giani, the Italian coach of the Blues JURE MAKOVEC / AFP Appointed coach of the Blues last March, the legend of transalpine volleyball in the 1990s challenges his country, Italy, in the quarter-finals of the World Cup this Wednesday (5:30 p.m.). In search of a first world title, the France team will challenge Italy … Read more

Italy awaits France in the quarterfinals

Slovenia, in front of their incandescent public, and Italy enforced the hierarchy to dismiss Germany and Cuba three sets to one and qualify for the quarter-finals of the Volleyball World Cup on Saturday in Ljubljana. The Slovenians will face the Netherlands or Ukraine, opposed on Monday, like France and Japan, who will challenge the Italians. … Read more

the Mondial “runs through our heads all day long”, says Marine Ménager

The approach of the Women’s Rugby World Cup in New Zealand (October 8 – November 12) “runs in the head” permanently of the Blue, in preparation course in Nice before a friendly match Saturday against Italy, said Wednesday the Marine Ménager. The women’s XV of France, which has chained the preparation courses since the beginning … Read more

France start badly in Los Angeles with a defeat against Ireland

The French rugby sevens team lost Saturday against Ireland 14 to 12 at the opening of the last stage of the world circuit in Los Angeles, and sees the accession to the quarter-finals getting complicated. Les Bleus are now forced to beat Fiji, Olympic champions, tonight (11:31 p.m.) to finish among the top two teams … Read more

the natural French mastery, the glaring German weaknesses

The French volleyball team won its first match (3-0) against Germany at the World Cup on Friday in Slovenia. Find the tops and flops of the editorial staff. TOPS French mastery A domination punctuated by smiles on French faces. Difficult to dream better for the Blues who have naturally mastered their German opponents: 42 attacks, … Read more

Saudi Arabia to grant visas to spectators in Qatar

Saudi Arabia will issue multiple-entry visas to World Cup 2022 spectators in neighboring Qatar 10 days before the start of the event on November 20 and for 60 days, the Saudi Foreign Ministry announced on Twitter on Thursday. Holders of the “Hayya Card”, a sesame reserved for holders of match tickets to enter Qatar for … Read more

Friess, Héduit and Charpy in bronze for France, d’Amato takes silver after injury

Italian gymnast Asia D’Amato, already titled in the individual and team all-around competition, became vice-champion of Europe in the jump on Sunday by injuring herself in Munich. The ankle of the 19-year-old Genoese gave way when she landed her jump. Evacuated to the hospital, she could not receive her medal, given to a member of … Read more