France

This is the craziest penalty save I’ve ever seen

Supeeer Jeeeff Bédéniiiik ! #TeamVOC #SuperJeff #TéléfootOuPas ? pic.twitter.com/tErBOxlK5j — Vannes OC — Officiel (@VocfootOfficiel) October 1, 2016 There have been many penalties saved through luck and many others through skill, but few have combined the two in such extremes as this moment from the French fifth division. Vannes OC goalkeeper Jean-Francois “Jeff” Bedenik dove the wrong way on …

Toulouse fans create Tinder tifo for manager Pascal Dupraz

Toulouse fans have taken a liking to manager Pascal Dupraz and to illustrate this, they created a special Tinder themed Tifo for the Ligue 1 match against Bordeaux that features his image within the app and the words “It’s a match!” Dupraz joined the struggling club in March of this year and helped them avoid …

Moth consoles tearful Cristiano Ronaldo after Euro 2016 final injury

A collision with France’s Dimitri Payet early in the first half of the Euro 2016 final left Cristiano Ronaldo with a badly injured knee. Though he isn’t normally one to receive the world’s empathy, watching him exhaust every ounce of his considerable willpower to try and continue before tearfully going off for treatment twice and …

Paul Pogba makes being stuck in a hotel for a month seem fun

https://www.youtube.com/embed/9mE3fonGRn4 Before France’s 2–0 win over Germany in the Euro 2016 semifinals, Paul Pogba gave the France Football Federation’s YouTube channel a look at what he does on tournament off days. After being cooped up in the team hotel for about a month straight already, you’d think there would be a lot of boredom and …