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France Shows Us All The Ways We Can Wear Their Classy New Away Kit 

Boris Diaw, captain of the French national basketball team, today unveiled a collection of pictures taken by himself that showcases his interpretation of Nike’s Silhouette-Blanche; and the new away kit for the French Football Federation.

Boris, a photographer himself, invited renowned athletes and some personal friends from the world of fashion, cinema and music to take part in the Nike collaboration. And the results see a collection of photographs that celebrate the French elegance and design innovation of the new kit.

Watch the footage from this photo shoot:

France score 4 against Canada in the FIFA Women’s World Cup. France dominated the match with better tactical awareness, quicker passing, and more determination as the game was out of sight early in the second half. France showcased women’s football too the world with a style that was easy on the eye. More importantly, this beautiful football came from another team besides Germany & the USA which shows the growth & depth of the women’s game across the globe.

Marco Materazzi leaves Inter, ankles, eyeballs and knees rejoice all over Europe. Appropriate horrible music is appropriate. Good riddance. Turns out Zizou had the right idea about this guy.