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  • Beach kings made to earn crown

    Beach kings made to earn crown

    Sunday 27 July 2008
    FIFA.com looks back at the highlights from Marseille 2008, where beach soccer titans Brazil were made to work hard to retain their world title.
  • France show their strength

    France show their strength

    Monday 21 July 2008

    The hosts recaptured their form to nudge Uruguay out of first place in Group A and confirm their passage to the last eight.

  • Senegal pile pressure on France

    Senegal pile pressure on France

    Monday 21 July 2008

    Senegal kept their side of the bargain by beating Iran. France must now beat Uruguay in normal time to pip the Africans to a quarter-final place.

  • Les Bleus with backs to the wall

    Les Bleus with backs to the wall

    Sunday 20 July 2008
    Hosts France are at risk of missing out on the quarter-finals of Marseille 2008, while Italy and Portugal will do battle for the top spot in Group A.
  • Three through while hosts struggle

    Three through while hosts struggle

    Saturday 19 July 2008
    A win on penalties leaves hosts France needing full points from their next match, while Uruguay, Portugal and Italy advanced to the last eight.
  • Aubry saves hosts from elimination

    Aubry saves hosts from elimination

    Saturday 19 July 2008

    France overcame Iran on penalties following an entertaining 6-6 draw to save themselves from group-stage elimination in front of their own fans.