Bruno Fernandes saluted former Sporting CP team-mate Jeremy Mathieu after the Champions League winner announced his retirement.
France's 2018 World Cup campaign began with an unconvincing 2-1 win over Australia exactly two years ago, on June 16.
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed many people's lives dramatically, but Thierry Henry has been grateful for the chance to focus on himself.
Fans may be disappointed that Euro 2020 has been delayed, but youngsters such as Phil Foden and Ansu Fati can use it to their advantage.
Jefferson Poirot was a star of the France front row, but the prop plans to dedicate himself to winning club rugby honours and fatherhood.
Didier Deschamps has criticised the Bundesliga's return and insists other leagues are prioritising money if they also recommence.
Djibril Cisse, 38, is stuck on 96 Ligue 1 goals following spells with top-flight French clubs Auxerre, Marseille and Bastia.
France showed their promise during the Six Nations, but Vincent Clerc warned to expect "ups and downs" from a young team.
With the returning Bundesliga set to attract football-starved neutrals, we identified six players bar the obvious stars to keep an eye on.
After nearly four years in Nice's first team, Malang Sarr has announced his intention to leave when his contract ends in June.