World Cup Qualifying - European - Group A
France4Bulgaria1

France v Bulgaria

Line-ups

France

  • 1Lloris
  • 19SagnaSubstituted forSidibeat 27'minutes
  • 4Varane
  • 21Koscielny
  • 3Kurzawa
  • 6Pogba
  • 14Matuidi
  • 18Sissoko
  • 7GriezmannSubstituted forFekirat 83'minutes
  • 8Payet
  • 9GameiroSubstituted forGignacat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Sidibe
  • 5Laporte
  • 10Gignac
  • 11Martial
  • 12Fekir
  • 13Kimpembe
  • 15Cabaye
  • 16Mandanda
  • 17Digne
  • 20Coman
  • 22Kanté
  • 23Areola

Bulgaria

  • 23Stoyanov
  • 2Popov
  • 3Aleksandrov
  • 14Pirgov
  • 20Milanov
  • 7AleksandrovSubstituted forNedelevat 76'minutes
  • 9Kostadinov
  • 21Dyakov
  • 17Milanov
  • 11Nascimento da CostaSubstituted forRangelovat 62'minutes
  • 10PopovSubstituted forTonevat 68'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Mitrev
  • 4Bozhikov
  • 5Chorbadzhiyski
  • 6Slavchev
  • 8Rangelov
  • 12Makendzhiev
  • 13Nedyalkov
  • 15Raynov
  • 16Galabinov
  • 18Chochev
  • 19Tonev
  • 22Nedelev
Referee:
Luca Banti
Attendance:
65,475

Match Stats

Home TeamFranceAway TeamBulgaria
Possession
Home67%
Away33%
Shots
Home12
Away4
Shots on Target
Home5
Away1
Corners
Home8
Away1
Fouls
Home11
Away7

Live Text

Match ends, France 4, Bulgaria 1.

Full Time

Second Half ends, France 4, Bulgaria 1.

Corner, France. Conceded by Aleksandar Tonev.

Offside, France. Nabil Fekir tries a through ball, but André-Pierre Gignac is caught offside.

Moussa Sissoko (France) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Zhivko Milanov (Bulgaria).

Substitution

Substitution, France. Nabil Fekir replaces Antoine Griezmann.

Corner, France. Conceded by Aleksandar Dragomirov Aleksandrov.

Offside, Bulgaria. Georgi Milanov tries a through ball, but Aleksandar Tonev is caught offside.

Foul by Blaise Matuidi (France).

Georgi Milanov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Corner, France. Conceded by Zhivko Milanov.

Attempt blocked. Djibril Sidibe (France) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

Blaise Matuidi (France) hits the right post with a left footed shot from the centre of the box. Assisted by Dimitri Payet.

Substitution

Substitution, Bulgaria. Todor Nedelev replaces Mihail Aleksandrov.

Offside, Bulgaria. Zhivko Milanov tries a through ball, but Aleksandar Tonev is caught offside.

Foul by Antoine Griezmann (France).

Svetoslav Dyakov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by André-Pierre Gignac (France).

Svetoslav Dyakov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, France. André-Pierre Gignac replaces Kevin Gameiro.

Corner, Bulgaria. Conceded by Raphael Varane.

Attempt saved. Moussa Sissoko (France) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Dimitri Payet.

Substitution

Substitution, Bulgaria. Aleksandar Tonev replaces Ivelin Popov.

Foul by Djibril Sidibe (France).

Georgi Kostadinov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Offside, France. Dimitri Payet tries a through ball, but Blaise Matuidi is caught offside.

Corner, France. Conceded by Mihail Aleksandrov.

Paul Pogba (France) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Georgi Milanov (Bulgaria).

Foul by Blaise Matuidi (France).

Dimitar Rangelov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Substitution

Substitution, Bulgaria. Dimitar Rangelov replaces Marcelinho.

Goal!

Goal! France 4, Bulgaria 1. Kevin Gameiro (France) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Antoine Griezmann.

Attempt missed. Paul Pogba (France) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right.

Offside, France. Moussa Sissoko tries a through ball, but Layvin Kurzawa is caught offside.

Foul by Layvin Kurzawa (France).

Georgi Kostadinov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Corner, France. Conceded by Zhivko Milanov.

Attempt missed. Laurent Koscielny (France) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Dimitri Payet following a set piece situation.

goal

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Netherlands21105234
2France21104134
3Sweden21102114
4Bulgaria210157-23
5Belarus201114-31
6Luxembourg200235-20

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Switzerland22005236
2Faroe Islands21102024
3Portugal21016243
4Latvia210112-13
5Hungary201123-11
6Andorra200207-70

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Germany11003033
2Azerbaijan11001013
3Czech Rep10100001
4Northern Ireland10100001
5San Marino100101-10
6Norway100103-30

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Wales21106244
2Serbia21105234
3Austria21104314
4R. of Ireland21103214
5Georgia200213-20
6Moldova200207-70

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Denmark11001013
2Poland10102201
3Kazakhstan10102201
4Montenegro10101101
5Romania10101101
6Armenia100101-10

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Scotland11005143
2England11001013
3Slovenia10102201
4Lithuania10102201
5Slovakia100101-10
6Malta100115-40

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Albania22004136
2Spain21109184
3Italy21104224
4Israel210134-13
5Macedonia200224-20
6Liechtenstein2002010-100

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Belgium22007076
2Greece22006156
3Bos-Herze21015413
4Estonia210145-13
5Cyprus200205-50
6Gibraltar200218-70

I

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Croatia21107164
2Iceland21104314
3Ukraine20203302
4Turkey20203302
5Finland201134-11
6Kosovo201117-61
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