BBC Sport - Fifa World Cup 2014 team profile: France
World Cup team profile: France
- From the section 2014 Fifa World Cup
A profile of the France team ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Winners in 1998, runners-up in 2006 and semi-finalist in 1958, 1982 and 1986, France's have only reached the knock-out stage outside of Europe once - at Mexico '86.
France will compete in Group E alongside Switzerland, Honduras and Ecuador.