Dollar pulls back during US election, bitcoin crashes

But in the forex market, surprise came from the cryptocurrency camp when industry-leading virtual currency platform Binance unexpectedly announced it was buying up seemingly struggling rival FTX.com. (Photo: 123RF) New York — The dollar was down slightly against the euro on Tuesday in the midst of the legislative elections in the United States, while bitcoin … Read more

Paul Pogba’s distress after his kidnapping in the extortion case

Childhood friend of Paul Pogba, Boubacar Camara recounted the morning of last March which followed the kidnapping suffered by the middle of the France team. The Paul Pogba affair has only just begun. On the night of March 19 to 20, the French world champion was sequestered in an apartment in Montévrain (Seine-et-Marne). Boubacar Camara, … Read more

The tears of Franck Ribéry when saying goodbye to the field

The ex-star of the Blues and Bayern Munich, newly retired, appeared moved this Saturday in Italy. He couldn’t hold back his tears. Hailed by all his Salernitana teammates this Saturday before the match against La Spezia in the 11e day of Serie A, Franck Ribéry let glimpse his emotion at the time of receiving this … Read more

Mbappé, Giroud, Riner, Estanguet… Tributes to Benzema

Many personalities from the world of sport have welcomed the coronation of the French striker from Real Madrid on social networks. The consecration for Karim Benzema. And many messages of congratulations on Twitter and Instagram from footballers but also athletes from other disciplines. Without forgetting the President of the Republic, Emmanuel Macron. Very fair play, … Read more

The FFF displays its union around Noël Le Graët

The members of the FFF’s executive committee met on Wednesday for a “seminar” around President Noël Le Graët. This informal meeting organized by the boss of the FFF, far from the headquarters of the Federation, aimed to probe the support of his relatives in this troubled period, with multiple attacks against the institution, but also … Read more

French basketball player Thomas Heurtel’s scathing response to criticism after signing in Russia

The tricolor international leader has signed up for two seasons in favor of Saint Petersburg in the midst of the Russian-Ukrainian conflict. A choice that speaks. Three weeks after having signed a contract in favor of Zénith Saint-Petersburg, which will earn him a de facto exclusion from the France team for not having respected the … Read more

Spain overthrow Germany to join France in Euro final

It will be France – Spain in the final of the Euro. La Roja won 96-91 against Germany after a stunning game in the second semi-final. Led 71-65 at the end of the third quarter, the Spaniards finished strong and will find the Blues, Poland’s scorers, on Sunday (8:30 p.m.). Six years after the sad … Read more

Vincent Collet (after the victory over Italy): “We deserve this chance” to play a semi-final

Vincent Collet (coach of the France team, qualified in the semi-finals of the Euro after their victory against Italy, 93-85 ap) : “Despite the scenario with the two shots missed by Simone Fontecchio, it was not the same match as against Turkey (87-86 AD). Italy did not have the ball after the throws, like the … Read more

Vincent Collet, after the victory of the Blues against Hungary: “It is not acceptable”

Vincent Collet (coach of the France team, who beat Hungary (78-74) on Sunday): “It was a very difficult game for us, which we didn’t expect. We managed a good start, which is not our habit. But unfortunately, we came back down very quickly, unable to maintain the same pace once we got ahead. We slowed … Read more