Didier Deschamps

Court dismisses French football coach's defamation case against Cantona

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Didier Deschamps brought the case against Eric Cantona after the former Manchester United plater accused his former international teammate of racial discrimination in his choice of players for the 2016 European Champions.

Karim Benzema says France coach Didier Deschamps 'bowed' to racists

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The French forward, implicated in a sex tape scam, tells Spanish magazine he was left out of squad for Euro 2016 because of his North African origins.

French football boss to sue Eric Cantona over race bias claim

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Former football star suggested Didier Deschamps may have left Hatem Ben Arfa and Karim Benzema out of Euro 2016 squad on racial grounds.

France manager Didier Deschamps takes Samir Nasri's girlfriend to court

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French football bosses also sue Anara Atanes who sent expletive-ridden tweet over omission of Nasri from France's World Cup squad.

New France coach to reign with iron fist

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Didier Deschamps says he will not tolerate the bad behaviour which has marred the national football team's last two major tournaments.