This page shows positions in rankings and best historical results of France. French association (official name "French Football Federation", FIFA code "FRA") was established in 1919. France is member of FIFA since 1904 and member of UEFA since 1954.
UEFA Country Ranking chart
UEFA Country Ranking is based on the results of each association's clubs in the five previous UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League seasons. The rankings determine the number of places allocated to an association (country) in forthcoming UEFA club competition.
National Ranking UEFA chart
National Ranking UEFA is based on the results of each association's national team in previous FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro qualifications and final tournaments. The rankings determine seeding of national teams in UEFA Euro and UEFA Nations League draws.
Best historical results
Best UEFA Champions League / European Cup results:
-- Since 1999/2000: Runner-up - AS Monaco FC (04)
-- 1992/1993 - 1998/1999: WINNER - Olympique de Marseille (93)
-- 1955/1956 - 1991/1992: Runner-up - Stade de Reims (56, 59), AS Saint-Étienne (76), Olympique de Marseille (91)
Best UEFA Europa League / UEFA Cup results:
-- Since 2004/2005: Runner-up - Olympique de Marseille (18)
-- 1999/2000 - 2003/2004: Runner-up - Olympique de Marseille (04)
-- 1971/1972 - 1998/1999: Runner-up - SC Bastia (78), FC Girondins de Bordeaux (96), Olympique de Marseille (99)
Best FIFA World Cup results:
-- Since 1998: WINNER (1998, 2018)
-- 1930 - 1994: 3rd place (1958, 1986)
Best UEFA Euro results:
-- Since 1996: WINNER (2000)
-- 1960 - 1992: WINNER (1984)