France national football team all-time record

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France contesting a match against Portugal at the 2006 FIFA World Cup.

The list shown below shows the France national football team all-time international record against opposing nations. The stats are composed of FIFA World Cup, UEFA European Football Championship, FIFA Confederations Cup, and Summer Olympics matches, as well as numerous international friendly tournaments and matches.[nb 1]

The France national football team represents the nation of France in international football. It is fielded by the French Football Federation and competes as a member of UEFA. The team played its first official match on 1 May 1904 against Belgium. France and Belgium have since contested 70 official matches against each other, the most all-time between each team. Aside from Belgium, France have contested matches against over 80 other national teams. Of the 80 teams, France have not lost to 39 of them having earned a perfect winning percentage against 26 of the teams. France have also not beaten three teams; the Ireland national team from 1882–1950, Senegal, and Peru. France have contested all three teams only once.

All-time records[edit]

Key
Positive balance (more Wins)
Neutral balance (Wins = Losses)
Negative balance (more Losses)

After France v Spain on 28 March 2017

Opponent Played Won Drawn Lost Goals for Goals against Goal difference  % Won
 Albania 7 5 1 1 14 3 +13 71.4%
 Algeria 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 100.0%
 Andorra 3 3 0 0 7 0 +7 100.0%
 Argentina 11 2 3 6 7 12 -5 18.0%
 Armenia 5 5 0 0 14 2 +12 100.0%
 Australia 4 2 1 1 8 2 +6 50.0%
 Austria 23 12 2 9 39 40 -1 52.1%
 Azerbaijan 2 2 0 0 12 0 +12 100.0%
 Belarus 5 2 2 1 8 5 +3 40.0%
 Belgium 73 24 19 30 127 160 -33 32.9%
 Bosnia and Herzegovina 4 2 2 0 6 3 +3 50.0%
 Brazil 16 5 4 7 20 27 -7 31.25%
 Bulgaria 21 9 4 8 37 26 +11 42.8%
CAF XI 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 100.0%
 Cameroon 3 2 1 0 5 3 +2 66.7%
 Canada 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 100.0%
 Chile 5 2 1 2 11 5 +6 40.0%
 China PR 2 1 0 1 3 2 +1 50.0%
 Colombia 3 3 0 0 5 2 +3 100.0%
CONCACAF XI 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5 100.0%
 Costa Rica 2 2 0 0 5 3 +2 100.0%
 Ivory Coast 2 1 1 0 3 0 +3 50.0%
 Croatia 5 3 2 0 9 3 +6 60.0%
 Cyprus 8 7 1 0 27 2 +25 87.5%
 Czechoslovakia 20 7 4 9 29 34 -5 35.0%
 Czech Republic 4 1 2 1 4 5 -1 25.0%
 Denmark 14 8 1 5 20 28 -8 57.1%
 East Germany 7 2 2 3 8 7 +1 28.6%
 Ecuador 2 1 1 0 2 0 +2 50.0%
 Egypt 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5 100.0%
 England 32 9 6 17 40 72 -32 28.1%
England England Amateurs 8 1 0 7 4 61 -57 12.5%
 Estonia 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 100.0%
 Faroe Islands 6 6 0 0 22 0 +22 100.0%
FIFA Flag.svg FIFA XI 1 1 0 0 5 1 +4 100.0%
 Finland 8 8 0 0 18 3 +15 100.0%
 Georgia 4 3 1 0 7 1 +6 75.0%
 Germany 13 7 2 4 17 14 +3 53.8%
 Greece 8 6 1 1 23 7 +16 75.0%
 Honduras 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3 100.0%
 Hungary 22 8 2 12 31 47 -16 36.4%
 Iceland 12 9 3 0 35 10 +25 75.0%
 Iran 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 100.0%
 Ireland 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 100.0%
 Ireland Amateurs 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0.0%
 Israel 9 4 4 1 15 6 +9 44.4%
 Italy 38 10 10 18 53 81 -28 26.3%
 Jamaica 1 1 0 0 8 0 +8 100.0%
 Japan 6 4 1 1 14 5 +9 66.0%
 Kuwait 2 2 0 0 5 1 +4 100.0%
 Latvia 1 1 0 0 7 0 +7 100.0%
 Lithuania 4 4 0 0 5 0 +5 100.0%
 Luxembourg 17 16 0 1 71 12 +59 94.1%
 Malta 2 2 0 0 10 0 +10 100.0%
 Mexico 7 5 1 1 15 6 +9 71.4%
 Morocco 5 3 2 0 12 6 +6 60.0%
 Netherlands 25 11 4 10 41 53 -12 44.0%
 New Zealand 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5 100.0%
 Nigeria 2 1 0 1 2 1 +1 50.0%
 Northern Ireland 8 5 3 0 18 4 +14 62.5%
 Norway 15 7 4 4 22 15 +7 46.7%
 Paraguay 4 2 2 0 9 4 +5 50.0%
 Peru 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 0.0%
 Poland 16 8 5 3 27 16 +11 50.0%
 Portugal 25 18 1 6 49 29 +20 72.0%
 Republic of Ireland 16 7 5 4 20 15 +5 43.8%
 Romania 16 8 5 3 21 16 +5 50.0%
 Russia 6 3 1 2 12 9 +3 50.0%
 Saudi Arabia 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 100.0%
 Scotland 16 8 0 8 23 15 +8 50.0%
 Senegal 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 0.0%
 Serbia 5 3 2 0 8 4 +4 60.0%
 Slovakia 4 2 1 1 6 2 +4 50.0%
 Slovenia 3 3 0 0 10 2 +8 100.0%
 South Africa 4 2 1 1 6 3 +3 50.0%
 South Korea 3 2 1 0 9 3 +6 66.7%
 Soviet Union 12 2 6 4 13 18 -5 16.7%
 Spain 35 12 7 16 37 63 -26 34.3%
 Sweden 20 10 5 5 28 19 +9 50.0%
  Switzerland 38 16 10 12 67 60 +7 43.2%
 Togo 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 100.0%
 Tunisia 4 2 2 0 7 3 +4 50.0%
 Turkey 4 4 0 0 12 2 +10 100.0%
 United States 3 3 0 0 10 0 +10 100.0%
 Ukraine 9 5 3 1 14 5 +9 55.5%
 Uruguay 8 1 4 3 4 8 -4 12.5%
 Wales 4 2 1 1 9 4 +5 50.0%
 West Germany 15 6 4 5 28 29 -1 40.0%
 Yugoslavia 26 9 7 10 41 39 +2 34.6%

Competitive tournaments[edit]

For single-match results of the national team, see French football single-season articles.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ A non-senior, young France team played at 1984 Summer Olympics, which they won. Since 1992 Summer Olympics, only under-23 teams are allowed to compete in the tournament. Thus, France's Summer Olympics matches, since the 1984 Games, will not be counted on this list.

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