World Cup Qualifying - European - Group A
FranceFrance4BulgariaBulgaria1

France v Bulgaria

Line-ups

France

Formation 4-2-3-1

  • 1Lloris
  • 19SagnaSubstituted forSidibeat 27'minutes
  • 4Varane
  • 21Koscielny
  • 3Kurzawa
  • 6Pogba
  • 14Matuidi
  • 18Sissoko
  • 7GriezmannSubstituted forFekirat 83'minutes
  • 8Payet
  • 9GameiroSubstituted forGignacat 72'minutes

Substitutes

  • 2Sidibe
  • 5Laporte
  • 10Gignac
  • 11Martial
  • 12Fekir
  • 13Kimpembe
  • 15Cabaye
  • 16Mandanda
  • 17Digne
  • 20Coman
  • 22Kanté
  • 23Areola

Bulgaria

Formation 4-4-1-1

  • 23Stoyanov
  • 2Popov
  • 3Aleksandrov
  • 14Pirgov
  • 20Milanov
  • 7AleksandrovSubstituted forNedelevat 76'minutes
  • 9Kostadinov
  • 21Dyakov
  • 17Milanov
  • 11Nascimento da CostaSubstituted forRangelovat 62'minutes
  • 10PopovSubstituted forTonevat 68'minutes

Substitutes

  • 1Mitrev
  • 4Bozhikov
  • 5Chorbadzhiyski
  • 6Slavchev
  • 8Rangelov
  • 12Makendzhiev
  • 13Nedyalkov
  • 15Raynov
  • 16Galabinov
  • 18Chochev
  • 19Tonev
  • 22Nedelev
Referee:
Luca Banti
Attendance:
65,475

Match Stats

Home TeamFranceAway TeamBulgaria
Possession
Home67%
Away33%
Shots
Home12
Away4
Shots on Target
Home5
Away1
Corners
Home8
Away1
Fouls
Home11
Away7

Live Text

  1. Post update

    Match ends, France 4, Bulgaria 1.

  2. Full Time

    Second Half ends, France 4, Bulgaria 1.

  3. Post update

    Corner, France. Conceded by Aleksandar Tonev.

  4. Post update

    Offside, France. Nabil Fekir tries a through ball, but André-Pierre Gignac is caught offside.

  5. Post update

    Moussa Sissoko (France) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  6. Post update

    Foul by Zhivko Milanov (Bulgaria).

  7. Substitution

    Substitution, France. Nabil Fekir replaces Antoine Griezmann.

  8. Post update

    Corner, France. Conceded by Aleksandar Dragomirov Aleksandrov.

  9. Post update

    Offside, Bulgaria. Georgi Milanov tries a through ball, but Aleksandar Tonev is caught offside.

  10. Post update

    Foul by Blaise Matuidi (France).

  11. Post update

    Georgi Milanov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  12. Post update

    Corner, France. Conceded by Zhivko Milanov.

  13. Post update

    Attempt blocked. Djibril Sidibe (France) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked.

  14. Post update

    Blaise Matuidi (France) hits the right post with a left footed shot from the centre of the box. Assisted by Dimitri Payet.

  15. Substitution

    Substitution, Bulgaria. Todor Nedelev replaces Mihail Aleksandrov.

  16. Post update

    Offside, Bulgaria. Zhivko Milanov tries a through ball, but Aleksandar Tonev is caught offside.

  17. Post update

    Foul by Antoine Griezmann (France).

  18. Post update

    Svetoslav Dyakov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  19. Post update

    Foul by André-Pierre Gignac (France).

  20. Post update

    Svetoslav Dyakov (Bulgaria) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

As It Stood

A

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Netherlands21105234
2France21104134
3Sweden21102114
4Bulgaria210157-23
5Belarus201114-31
6Luxembourg200235-20

B

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Switzerland22005236
2Faroe Islands21102024
3Portugal21016243
4Latvia210112-13
5Hungary201123-11
6Andorra200207-70

C

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Germany11003033
2Azerbaijan11001013
3Czech Rep10100001
4Northern Ireland10100001
5San Marino100101-10
6Norway100103-30

D

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Wales21106244
2Serbia21105234
3Austria21104314
4R. of Ireland21103214
5Georgia200213-20
6Moldova200207-70

E

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Denmark11001013
2Poland10102201
3Kazakhstan10102201
4Montenegro10101101
5Romania10101101
6Armenia100101-10

F

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Scotland11005143
2England11001013
3Slovenia10102201
4Lithuania10102201
5Slovakia100101-10
6Malta100115-40

G

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Albania22004136
2Spain21109184
3Italy21104224
4Israel210134-13
5North Macedonia200224-20
6Liechtenstein2002010-100

H

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Belgium22007076
2Greece22006156
3Bos-Herze21015413
4Estonia210145-13
5Cyprus200205-50
6Gibraltar200218-70

I

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Croatia21107164
2Iceland21104314
3Ukraine20203302
4Turkey20203302
5Finland201134-11
6Kosovo201117-61
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