France men's national field hockey team

The France men's national field hockey team represents France in international field hockey competitions. [2]

France
France
AssociationFrance Hockey Federation (Fédération Française de Hockey)
ConfederationEHF (Europe)
CoachJeroen Delmee
Assistant coach(es)Xavier de Greve
ManagerAntoine François
CaptainVictor Charlet
Home
Away
FIH ranking
Current 12 Steady (4 October 2020)[1]
Highest12 (September 2019–present)
Lowest20 (July 2018)
Olympic Games
Appearances9 (first in 1908)
Best result4th (1920, 1936)
World Cup
Appearances3 (first in 1971)
Best result7th (1971, 1990)
EuroHockey Championship
Appearances14 (first in 1970)
Best result4th (1970)

Tournament historyEdit

Summer OlympicsEdit

  • 1908 — 6th place
  • 1920 — 4th place
  • 1928 — 5th place
  • 1936 — 4th place
  • 1948 — 8th place
  • 1952 — 11th place
  • 1960 — 10th place
  • 1968 — 10th place
  • 1972 — 12th place
  • 2024Qualified (host country)

World CupEdit

EuroHockey ChampionshipEdit

EuroHockey Championship IIEdit

World LeagueEdit

Champions TrophyEdit

Champions Challenge IEdit

Champions Challenge IIEdit

PlayersEdit

Current squadEdit

The following 18 players were named for the 2019 FIH Olympic Qualifier against Spain in Valencia, Spain.[3]

Head coach: Jeroen Delmee

Caps updated as of 26 October 2019, after the match against Spain.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 GK Artur Thieffry (1989-09-15) 15 September 1989 (age 31) 68   Orée
4 FW Pieter van Straaten (1992-10-23) 23 October 1992 (age 27) 88   Waterloo Ducks
6 Tom Genestet (1987-05-04) 4 May 1987 (age 33) 190   Saint Germain
7 Hugo Genestet (Co-Captain) (1992-03-02) 2 March 1992 (age 28) 167   Waterloo Ducks
8 Simon Martin Brisac (1992-11-20) 20 November 1992 (age 27) 114   Racing Club de France
9 FW Blaise Rogeau (1994-11-26) 26 November 1994 (age 25) 65   Gantoise
10 DF Viktor Lockwood (1992-03-29) 29 March 1992 (age 28) 117   Orée
11 Charles Masson (1992-04-13) 13 April 1992 (age 28) 93   Orée
12 Amaury Bellenger (1998-08-14) 14 August 1998 (age 22) 30   Racing Club de France
13 MF Nicolas Dumont (1991-12-13) 13 December 1991 (age 28) 64   Waterloo Ducks
14 Gaspard Baumgarten (1992-08-03) 3 August 1992 (age 28) 129   Léopold
16 MF François Goyet (1994-11-04) 4 November 1994 (age 25) 101   Gantoise
17 Cristoforo Peters-Deutz (1995-11-17) 17 November 1995 (age 24) 101   Racing Club de France
22 DF Victor Charlet (Co-Captain) (1993-11-19) 19 November 1993 (age 26) 116   Waterloo Ducks
24 Theophile Ponthieu (1994-04-19) 19 April 1994 (age 26) 22   Racing Club de Bruxelles
27 Maximilien Branicki (1997-12-16) 16 December 1997 (age 22) 40   Orée
28 FW Timothée Clément (2000-04-08) 8 April 2000 (age 20) 14   Montrouge
29 GK Corentin Saunier (1994-02-01) 1 February 1994 (age 26) 37   Stade Français

Recent call-upsEdit

The following players have been called up for the national team in the last 12 months.

Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club Latest call-up
DF Jean-Bapiste Forgues (1992-05-18) 18 May 1992 (age 28) 143   Léopold v.   Belgium, 8 October 2019
FW Etienne Tynevez (1999-02-13) 13 February 1999 (age 21) 68   Gantoise v.   Belgium, 8 October 2019
Elliot Curty (1998-09-18) 18 September 1998 (age 22) 16   Montrouge v.   Belgium, 8 October 2019
Jean-Laurent Kieffer (1994-10-06) 6 October 1994 (age 26) 87   Racing Club de France v.   Ireland, 2 October 2019
GK Antoine Croutte (2000-05-07) 7 May 2000 (age 20) 0   Racing Club de France v.   Ireland, 2 October 2019
Antoine Ferec (1996-05-06) 6 May 1996 (age 24) 9   Orée v.   Ireland, 6 June 2019
Aristide Coisne (1993-09-27) 27 September 1993 (age 27) 64   Léopold 2018 World Cup

See alsoEdit

France women's national field hockey team

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIH Men's and Women's World Ranking". FIH. 4 October 2020. Retrieved 4 October 2020.
  2. ^ "France Hockey Federation". ffhockey.org. Retrieved 27 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Qualification Olympique - Les 18 Joueurs en Liste". www.ffhockey.org (in French). Fédération Française de Hockey. Retrieved 24 October 2019.

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