Real Madrid preparing £20m bid for Chelsea's Romelu Lukaku?Real Madrid are preparing a £20m bid for Chelsea's Romelu Lukaku as backup to Karim Benzema, according to reports.
Jul 27, 06:23
Brendan Rodgers: 'Liverpool will be stronger next season'Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes that his team will be a stronger outfit next season, despite the departure of striker Luis Suarez.
Jul 11, 13:27
Liverpool lining up bid for Karim Benzema?A report claims that Brendan Rodgers sees Karim Benzema as a direct replacement for outgoing Luis Suarez at Liverpool.
Jul 10, 08:46
Karim Benzema: "We gave everything"France striker Karim Benzema admits that his side just didn't have the quality in the final third to score in their World Cup quarter-final defeat to Germany.
Jul 5, 20:14
Manuel Neuer: 'Germany worthy of semi-final spot'Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer insists that his side are "worthy of a place in the semi-finals" of the World Cup.
Jul 4, 21:18
Player Ratings: France 0-1 GermanySports Mole rates the players who had an impact in Germany's 1-0 win over France.
Jul 4, 20:53
Match Analysis: France 0-1 GermanySports Mole analyses Germany's narrow 1-0 win over France in the World Cup quarter-finals.
Jul 4, 19:51
Result: Mats Hummels heads Germany into semi-finalsMats Hummels heads Germany into the semi-finals of the World Cup after beating France 1-0 at the Maracana.
Jul 4, 18:54
Half-Time Report: Mats Hummels heads Germany into slender advantageGermany are halfway toward the semi-finals of the World Cup after earning a 1-0 half-time lead over France.
Jul 4, 17:49
Team News: Miroslav Klose one of three Germany changesJoachim Low names three changes to his Germany side for the World Clash with France, with striker Miroslav Klose among those coming in.
Jul 4, 16:07
Bastian Schweinsteiger wary of "tremendous" Karim BenzemaBastian Schweinsteiger warns Germany that progression to the semi-final stage of the World Cup could hinge on combating France striker Karim Benzema.
Jul 4, 15:40
Five possible replacements for Luis SuarezWith Luis Suarez likely to join Barcelona in the coming days, Sports Mole selects five players that could replace the Uruguayan at Liverpool.
Jul 3, 11:06
Match Analysis: France 2-0 NigeriaSports Mole analyses the World Cup last-16 match between France and Nigeria at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia.
Jun 30, 19:50
Result: France down Nigeria to reach World Cup quarter-finalsFrance advance to the quarter-finals of the World Cup and knock out Nigeria thanks to second-half goals from Paul Pogba and Antoine Griezmann.
Jun 30, 18:52
Live Commentary: France 2-0 Nigeria - as it happenedRelive Sports Mole's live text commentary of the World Cup last 16 match between France and Nigeria at the Estadio Nacional in Brasilia.
Jun 30, 16:00
Radamel Falcao tells friends he's joining Real Madrid?Radamel Falcao reportedly informs close friends that he will leave French outfit Monaco for Real Madrid this summer.
Jun 28, 12:13
Didier Deschamps lauds "extraordinary" Karim BenzemaFrance manager Didier Deschamps praises Karim Benzema for his displays at this year's World Cup.
Jun 27, 16:50
Karim Benzema: 'France can be proud of progression'Karim Benzema believes that France can be proud of their recent displays after securing top spot in Group E.
Jun 26, 02:09
Player Ratings: Ecuador 0-0 FranceSports Mole rates all of the players involved in France's 0-0 Group E draw against Ecuador at the Estadio Maracana.
Jun 26, 00:57
Match Analysis: Ecuador 0-0 FranceSports Mole observes all of the action as France draw 0-0 with Ecuador, leaving Didier Deschamps and his men with a safe passage into the next round of the World Cup.
Jun 25, 23:47
Result: Ecuador eliminated, France unbeatenEcuador go out of the World Cup after drawing 0-0 with France in today's Group E clash in Rio de Janeiro.
Jun 25, 22:54
Half-Time Report: Ecuador, France goallessThe World Cup Group E clash between France and Ecuador at the Maracana is currently goalless at half time.
Jun 25, 21:47
Live Commentary: Ecuador 0-0 France - as it happenedEcuador draw 0-0 with France in their final game in Group E, with Les Bleus securing qualification into the last 16.
Jun 25, 20:00
Preview: Ecuador vs. FranceSports Mole peers ahead to the Group E match on Wednesday, as France look to wrap up top spot.
Jun 23, 19:50
Gerard Houllier salutes "world class" Karim BenzemaFormer France coach Gerard Houllier says that Karim Benzema is now among the world's best footballers.
Jun 23, 13:24
Karim Benzema impressed by spirit in France squadKarim Benzema believes that France are benefiting from a strong team spirit at the World Cup.
Jun 21, 03:25
Player Ratings: France 5-2 SwitzerlandSports Mole rates all of the players involved in France's 5-2 destruction of Switzerland in Group E of the World Cup.
Jun 20, 23:43
Match Analysis: France 5-2 SwitzerlandSports Mole offers an analysis of France's 5-2 demolition of Switzerland in Group E of the World Cup in Brazil.
Jun 20, 22:42
Result: France cruise past SwitzerlandFrance close in on a place in the last 16 at the World Cup following a 5-2 win over Switzerland.
Jun 20, 21:53
Half-Time Report: France in control against SwitzerlandFrance cruise to a 3-0 half-time lead over Switzerland in their World Cup match, despite missing a penalty.
Jun 20, 20:47
Live Commentary: Switzerland 2-5 France - as it happenedSports Mole brings you all of the live action as Switzerland take on France in Group E of the World Cup in Brazil.
Jun 20, 19:00
Didier Deschamps: 'Olivier Giroud ready to impress'Didier Deschamps insists that Olivier Giroud is not feeling down after starting on the bench for France's World Cup opener last week.
Jun 20, 03:07
Jonathan Pearce defends goal-line technology confusionBBC commentator Jonathan Pearce tries to clarify his confusion surrounding goal-line technology following his gaffe during France's victory over Honduras.
Jun 18, 14:33
Preview: Switzerland vs. FranceSports Mole takes a look at Friday's vital clash between Switzerland and France in Group E at the World Cup.
Jun 18, 12:04
Hugo Lloris hails "key man" Karim BenzemaFrance captain Hugo Lloris believes that Karim Benzema will be the team's "key man" during the World Cup.
Jun 17, 13:52
Report: Real Madrid want Edinson CavaniA report claims that Real Madrid want to sign Paris Saint-Germain striker Edinson Cavani this summer.
Jun 17, 13:05
How to solve a problem like Wayne Rooney?As the debate over Wayne Rooney's place in the England team intensifies, Sports Mole assesses the options available to Roy Hodgson where the striker is concerned.
Jun 17, 12:34
Fabio Capello: 'Frank Lampard controversy forced goal-line technology'Russia coach Fabio Capello believes that Frank Lampard's disallowed goal at the 2010 World Cup has helped to introduce goal-line technology for this year's tournament.
Jun 17, 10:25
Antoine Griezmann pleased with France winAntoine Griezmann says that the France squad are "happy" with their 3-0 win over Honduras in their World Cup opener.
Jun 16, 18:40
Yohan Cabaye 'satisfied' by France victoryYohan Cabaye describes France's 3-0 victory over Honduras at the World Cup as "satisfying".
Jun 16, 16:47