Hollande welcomes Team France Olympians at the Elysée presidential palace

Hollande welcomes Team France Olympians at the Elysée presidential palace

France’s Olympic team returned home on Tuesday where they received a hero’s welcome at the Elysée presidential palace in Paris after winning a total of 42 medals – 10 of them gold – at the Rio Games. The athletes arrived at Charles de Gaulle airport earlier on Tuesday, greeted by dozens of cheering fans. France […]

Team France win back fans by reaching Euro 2016 final

Team France win back fans by reaching Euro 2016 final

France has rediscovered its love for the national football team after years of scandal and disappointment, as well as a new sports hero in sure-fire striker Antoine Griezmann. Griezmann scored twice on Thursday, leading France to a 2-0 victory against Germany in the Euro 2016 semi-final, and setting off football fever that has not been […]