Keyword: soccer

No supertax exemption for French soccer clubs says government

Prime minister's office denies reports that football clubs would avoid revamped 75-percent supertax on salaries above 1 million euros.

New France coach to reign with iron fist

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

Laurent Blanc steps down as French football manager

France looking for a new coach after Blanc turned down a new contract offer -World Cup-winning captain Didier Deschamps is favourite for job.

Africa's Soccer Impostors (Slate)