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France produced a historic performance on Saturday night, thrashing Gibraltar 14-0 in their Euro 2024 qualifying match. The victory was the biggest-ever win for the French national team and saw them set a new record for the most goals scored in a single men's international match.

Les Bleus Dominate from the Start

France took control of the match from the outset and quickly found themselves ahead. Kylian Mbappé opened the scoring in just the 8th minute, and the floodgates opened from there. Karim Benzema added two goals in quick succession, and the French were 4-0 up after just 20 minutes.

Gibraltar offered little resistance, and France continued to pour on the goals. Mbappé scored his second and third of the game, while Olivier Giroud, Antoine Griezmann, and Adrien Rabiot also got on the scoresheet.

Record-Breaking Night

The scoreline reached 14-0 in the 85th minute when Mbappé completed his remarkable four-goal haul. It was the first time in history that a player had scored four goals in a single men's international match.

The victory was France's biggest-ever win, surpassing their previous record of 13-0 against Luxembourg in 1964. It was also the most goals scored in a single men's international match, surpassing the previous record of 12-0 set by Hungary against San Marino in 2020.

A Night to Remember for Mbappé

Mbappé was the star of the show, scoring four goals and providing three assists. His performance was one of the best in international football history, and he is now the all-time leading scorer for the French national team with 32 goals.

A Statement of Intent

The victory was a resounding statement of intent from France, who are one of the favorites for the Euro 2024 title. They will be looking to continue their impressive form in their remaining qualifying matches.

Gibraltar Struggle to Keep Pace

Gibraltar were completely outmatched in this match. They were unable to create any clear chances and were punished for their mistakes by France's clinical finishing.

Match Analysis

France were dominant from the start and never looked back. They played with great intensity and precision, and their attacking players were in scintillating form. Gibraltar were simply outclassed and were unable to cope with France's attacking prowess.

Overall, it was a historic night for France as they produced a record-breaking performance to thrash Gibraltar 14-0.

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France defeated Ireland 2-0 in their UEFA Euro 2024 qualifying match at the Stade de France on Thursday evening.

Kylian Mbappé and Karim Benzema scored the goals for France. Ireland had a number of chances to score, but they were unable to find the back of the net.

France started the game brightly and took the lead in the 15th minute through Mbappé. The Paris Saint-Germain forward finished off a flowing move involving Benzema and Antoine Griezmann.

Benzema doubled France's lead in the 30th minute with a header from a Griezmann cross.

Ireland had a number of chances to equalize in the second half, but they were unable to find the back of the net. Callum Robinson and Troy Parrott both had good chances, but their shots were saved by France goalkeeper Hugo Lloris.

France controlled the rest of the game and created a number of chances to add to their lead, but they were unable to score any more goals.

Highlights

15th minute: Kylian Mbappé opens the scoring for France.
30th minute: Karim Benzema doubles France's lead.

Analysis

France were the better team in this game and deserved their victory. They created a number of chances and were defensively solid.

Ireland had a number of chances to score, but they were unable to find the back of the net. They also struggled to defend at times, and France could have scored more goals.

Conclusion

France defeated Ireland 2-0 to maintain their perfect start to their UEFA Euro 2024 qualifying campaign. Ireland suffered their first defeat of the campaign, but they are still in a good position to qualify for the tournament.

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The Springboks of South Africa defeated the hosts France 29-28 in a thrilling quarter-final match at the 2023 Rugby World Cup in Paris on Saturday.

France started the game brightly and took a 12-0 lead in the first 20 minutes, thanks to a try from Romain Ntamack and three penalties from Melvyn Jaminet.

However, the Springboks hit back with two tries of their own, from Makazole Mapimpi and Damian de Allende, to level the scores at 12-12 at half-time.

The second half was just as tight, with both teams exchanging penalties. The Springboks took the lead for the first time in the match in the 70th minute, thanks to a penalty from Damian Willemse.

France responded immediately with a try from Antoine Dupont, which was converted by Jaminet, to put the hosts back in front 28-25.

However, the Springboks had the final say of the match. They won a penalty in front of the posts in the 79th minute, and Willemse made no mistake to give the Springboks a 29-28 victory.

Highlights

Makazole Mapimpi and Damian de Allende score tries for the Springboks in the first half.
Antoine Dupont scores a try for France in the second half.
Damian Willemse kicks the winning penalty for the Springboks in the 79th minute.

Analysis

This was a thrilling match between two of the best teams in the world. France started the game better, but the Springboks showed great character to come back and win the match.

The Springboks' defense was particularly impressive in the second half, and they were able to keep France scoreless for the final 10 minutes of the match.

Conclusion

The Springboks defeated France 29-28 in a thrilling quarter-final match at the 2023 Rugby World Cup. The Springboks will now face England in the semi-finals.

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Paris Saint-Germain put on a dominant display to crush Marseille 4-0 in the Ligue 1 Classique on Sunday.

Achraf Hakimi, Randal Kolo Muani, and Gonçalo Matias Ramos scored in the first half to put PSG in control, and Ramos added another goal in the second half to seal the victory.

PSG started the game brightly and took the lead in the 8th minute through Hakimi, who finished off a flowing move with a left-footed shot.

PSG doubled their lead in the 37th minute through Kolo Muani, who headed home from a Kylian Mbappé corner kick.

PSG went 3-0 up in the 47th minute through Ramos, who finished off a pass from Mbappé.

Ramos completed his brace in the 89th minute with a header from a Mbappé cross.

The victory was PSG's fourth in a row in all competitions, and it extended their lead at the top of the Ligue 1 table to eight points.

Highlights

8th minute: Achraf Hakimi opens the scoring for PSG with a left-footed shot.
8th minute: Achraf Hakimi opens the scoring for PSG with a left-footed shot.

37th minute: Randal Kolo Muani doubles PSG's lead with a header from a Kylian Mbappé corner kick.
47th minute: Gonçalo Matias Ramos makes it 3-0 to PSG with a finish off a pass from Mbappé.
89th minute: Ramos completes his brace with a header from a Mbappé cross.

Analysis

PSG were simply too good for Marseille in this game. PSG were the better team in all areas of the pitch, and they controlled the game from start to finish.

Marseille had a few chances in the game, but they were unable to convert them. Marseille's defense was also poor, and they conceded four soft goals.

Conclusion

PSG put on a dominant display to crush Marseille 4-0 in the Ligue 1 Classique. The victory was PSG's fourth in a row in all competitions, and it extended their lead at the top of the Ligue 1 table to eight points.

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Thomas Müller scored a late goal to give Germany a 2-1 victory over France in a friendly match on September 12, 2023, at the Allianz Arena in Munich.

The match was a closely contested affair, with both teams having chances to score. Germany took the lead in the 35th minute through a goal from Joshua Kimmich. France equalized in the 65th minute through a goal from Kylian Mbappé.

With the match heading for a draw, Germany won a free kick in the 87th minute. Leon Goretzka took the free kick and curled the ball into the box. Müller was on hand to head the ball into the back of the net to give Germany the victory.

The goal was a classic Müller goal. He was in the right place at the right time and he made a good connection with the ball. It was a well-deserved goal for the veteran striker.

The performances
> Thomas Müller was the best player on the field for Germany. The striker scored a goal and was a constant threat to the French defense.

Leon Goretzka was also good. The midfielder took the free kick that led to Müller's goal and he was involved in several other attacking moves.

Kylian Mbappé was the best player for France. The striker scored a goal and was a constant threat to the German defense.

Antoine Griezmann was also good. The midfielder created several chances for his teammates and he was a nuisance for the German defense.

The impact of the victory

The victory for Germany is a good start to their new era under new coach Hansi Flick. They showed that they can compete with the best teams in the world.

The defeat for France is a setback, but they are still a strong team. They will need to learn from their mistakes and improve their performance if they want to challenge for the World Cup title next year.

The reaction

The game was met with rave reviews from fans and pundits alike. It was a thrilling encounter that showcased the best of both teams.

Many people are predicting that Germany will be one of the contenders to win the World Cup next year. They have a strong team with a lot of experience.

France will need to bounce back from this defeat if they want to challenge for the World Cup title next year. They have a lot of talent, but they need to play more consistently.

The dream combination

The goal that Müller scored was a classic example of the dream combination between him and Goretzka. Goretzka is a good passer and Müller is a good finisher. They have a great understanding of each other and they are always looking for each other on the pitch.

This combination is a major asset for Germany and it will be interesting to see how they use it in the future.



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Rugby World Cup 2023 kicks off with a thrilling encounter between France and New Zealand

The Rugby World Cup 2023 kicked off in style on September 8, 2023, with a thrilling encounter between France and New Zealand at the Stade de France in Paris.

The match was a closely contested affair, with both teams playing some exciting rugby. France took the lead in the 10th minute through a try from Gabin Villière. New Zealand responded with a try of their own in the 20th minute through Ardie Savea.

The match remained close throughout the second half, with both teams trading tries. France eventually sealed the victory in the 77th minute through a try from Antoine Dupont.

The final score was France 40-25 New Zealand.

The performances

Antoine Dupont was the best player on the field for France. The scrum-half scored a try, set up several other tries, and was a constant threat to the New Zealand defense.

Ardie Savea was the best player on the field for New Zealand. The number 8 scored a try, made several tackles, and was a constant presence in the French half.

The impact of the victory

The victory for France is a major boost for their chances of winning the Rugby World Cup. They showed that they can compete with the best teams in the world.

The defeat for New Zealand is a setback, but they will still be considered one of the favorites to win the tournament. They will need to learn from their mistakes and improve their performance if they want to go all the way.

The reaction

The match was met with rave reviews from fans and pundits alike. It was a thrilling encounter that showcased the best of rugby.
> Many people are predicting that France will be one of the contenders to win the Rugby World Cup. They have a strong team with a lot of experience.

New Zealand will need to bounce back from this defeat if they want to challenge for the title. They have a lot of quality players, but they need to play more consistently.