Radiating energy and bursting with raw talent, the current French national team have played their way into the hearts of a nation. However, Les Bleus have had a long and successful history on the international stage. They proved themselves the best in Europe in 1984 and 2000, and the best in the world once in 1998—before becoming crowned world champions for a second time Russia in 2018.
Nicknames: Les Bleus ("The Blues")
Stadium: Stade de France, Paris, France
Raised on the streets of Paris and Marseille, Lille and beyond, Les Bleus are now on top of the world. Rising stars no more, they are football's new kings—and their dynasty starts now. Watch the video to see their meteoric rise.