french national team
Mamadou Sakho was Liverpool's starting centerback. Then he tested positive for a banned substance. Or so we thought.
An individual footballer going on strike is not unusual, but it has become less common for whole teams to do so. Nevertheless, today’s players owe much of their wealth and freedom to the collective action of their forerunners.
Ólafur Kristjánsson, one of two Icelandic managers working abroad, also scouted for the Icelandic national team at Euro 2016. He gives us an inside look at what makes this team tick.
Real Madrid's Karim Benzema says that the national team boss Didier Deschamps "bowed to the pressure of a racist part of France" by not selecting him for Euro 2016.
Karim Benzema Is Suspended from the French National Team Indefinitely for Involvement in Sex Tape Scandal
The lesson is: don't do your friends' dirty work.