France national American football team

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France
Association FFFA
Region Europe
Founded 1985
Nickname Fighting Frogs
IFAF Affiliation 1998
Colors White, Blue
Head coach Patrick Esume
First international
 Japan 23-6  France
(Hesse, Germany; July 10, 2003)
Biggest win
 Austria 16-24  France
(Graz, Austria; July 13, 2011)
Biggest defeat
 United States 82-0  France
(Canton, United States; July 15th 2015)

The France national American football team is the official American football senior national team of France. It is controlled by the Fédération Française de Football Américain (FFFA) and competed for the first time in the American Football World Cup (IFAF World Cup) in 2003.

They get their players from teams of Ligue Élite de Football Américain.[1]

Results[edit]

IFAF World Championship record[edit]

Year Position GP W L PF PA
Italy 1999 Did Not Participate
Germany 2003 4th 2 0 2 13 59
Japan 2007 6th 3 0 3 14 67
Austria 2011 6th 4 1 3 61 117
United States 2015 4th 4 2 2 91 111

European Championships[edit]

  • 1983 : Fourth Place
  • 1985 : Fourth Place
  • 1987 : Did not participate
  • 1989 : Did not participate
  • 1991 : Fourth Place
  • 1993 : Did not qualify
  • 1995 : Did not qualify
  • 1997 : Did not qualify
  • 2000 : Did not qualify
  • 2001 : Did not qualify
  • 2005 : Did not qualify
  • 2010 : Runner up
  • 2014 : Third Place

Current Roster[edit]

France National Football Team roster
Quarterbacks

Running Backs

Wide Receivers

Offensive Linemen

Defensive Linemen

Linebackers

Defensive Backs

Special Teams

Inactive List

Roster updated 2011-07-08

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Russ Crawford, Le Football: A History of American Football in France (University of Nebraska Press; 2016).

External links[edit]