France National Team Appearances in the Soccer World Cup

Information about France National Soccer Team and its performance in the FIFA World Cups with appearances in the WC, games, goals scored, history, standings and more.

All France appearances in the World Cups:

Note: until the 1990 World Cup each win was worth 2 points, after that each win is worth 3 points.

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World Cup National Team Standing
Stage
PTS GP W D L GS GA GD
1930 France 7 1st Round Groups 2 3 1 0 2 4 3 1
1934 France 9 Round of 16 0 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1
1938 France 8 Quarter Finals 2 2 1 0 1 4 4 0
1950 France - did not participate
1954 France 9 1st Round Groups 2 2 1 0 1 3 3 0
1958 France 3 3rd Place Game 8 6 4 0 2 23 15 8
1962 France - did not participate
1966 France 13 1st Round Groups 1 3 0 1 2 2 5 -3
1970 France - did not participate
1974 France - did not participate
1978 France 12 1st Round Groups 2 3 1 0 2 5 5 0
1982 France 4 3rd Place Game 8 7 3 2 2 16 12 4
1986 France 3 3rd Place Game 10 7 4 2 1 12 6 6
1990 France - did not participate
1994 France - did not participate
1998 France World Cup Throphy 1 Final Game 19 7 6 1 0 15 2 13
2002 France 28 1st Round Groups 1 3 0 1 2 0 3 -3
2006 France 2 Final Game 15 7 4 3 0 9 3 6
2010 France 29 1st Round Groups 1 3 0 1 2 1 4 -3
2014 France 7 Quarter Finals 10 5 3 1 1 10 3 7
2018 France qualified 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

Abbreviations:
PTS = Points / GP = Games played / W = Wins / D = Draws / L = Losses
GF = Goals For / GA = Goals against / GD = Goal Difference