Pogba’s goal decisive as France beat Netherlands in World Cup qualifier

Pogba’s goal decisive as France beat Netherlands in World Cup qualifier

France midfielder Paul Pogba, the world’s most expensive player, scored with a swirling long-range shot after 30 minutes to secure a vital 1-0 win away to the Netherlands in World Cup qualifying on Monday. The victory at the Amsterdam Arena elevated the Euro 2016 runners-up to overwhelming favourites to finish top of Group A and […]

France held to goalless draw by Belarus in World Cup qualifier

France held to goalless draw by Belarus in World Cup qualifier

France got their World Cup qualifying campaign off to a poor start as they were held to a goalless draw in Belarus in Group A on Tuesday. France, runners-up at this year’s European Championship, dominated the match but could find no way through with Olivier Giroud wasting their best opportunities. Giroud pulled an effort wide […]