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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 Increase 1 (8 September 2019)[1]
Highest12 (September 2019–present)
Lowest20 (July 2018)
Summer Olympics
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
  • 2020 — Not Yet
  • 2024 — Qualified (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 Series Finals in Le Touquet, France.[3]

Head coach: Jeroen Delmee

Caps updated as of 23 June 2019, after the match against Ireland.

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Club
1 GK Artur Thieffry (1989-09-15) 15 September 1989 (age 29) 58   Orée
4 FW Pieter van Straaten (1992-10-23) 23 October 1992 (age 26) 78   Waterloo Ducks
6 Tom Genestet (1987-05-04) 4 May 1987 (age 32) 183   Saint Germain
7 Hugo Genestet (Captain) (1992-03-02) 2 March 1992 (age 27) 158   Daring
8 Simon Martin Brisac (1992-11-20) 20 November 1992 (age 26) 104   Racing Club de France
9 FW Blaise Rogeau (1994-11-26) 26 November 1994 (age 24) 55   Saint Germain
10 DF Victor Lockwood (1992-03-29) 29 March 1992 (age 27) 108   Orée
11 Charles Masson (1992-04-13) 13 April 1992 (age 27) 83   Orée
12 Amaury Bellenger (1998-08-14) 14 August 1998 (age 21) 25   Racing Club de France
13 MF Nicolas Dumont (1991-12-13) 13 December 1991 (age 27) 54   Waterloo Ducks
14 Gaspard Baumgarten (1992-08-03) 3 August 1992 (age 27) 142   Léopold
16 MF François Goyet (1994-11-04) 4 November 1994 (age 24) 95   Saint Germain
18 DF Jean-Bapiste Forgues (1992-05-18) 18 May 1992 (age 27) 135   Léopold
21 FW Etienne Tynevez (1999-02-13) 13 February 1999 (age 20) 60   Gantoise
22 DF Victor Charlet (Captain) (1993-11-19) 19 November 1993 (age 25) 111   Waterloo Ducks
24 Theophile Ponthieu (1994-04-19) 19 April 1994 (age 25) 12   Daring
27 Maximilien Branicki (1997-12-16) 16 December 1997 (age 21) 30   Orée
29 GK Corentin Saunier (1994-02-01) 1 February 1994 (age 25) 33   Schaerweijde

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
Cristoforo Peters-Deutz (1995-11-17) 17 November 1995 (age 23) 91   Racing Club de France v.   Ireland, 6 June 2019
FW Timothée Clément (2000-04-08) 8 April 2000 (age 19) 12   Montrogue v.   Ireland, 6 June 2019
Antoine Ferec (1996-05-06) 6 May 1996 (age 23) 9   Orée v.   Ireland, 6 June 2019
Aristide Coisne (1993-09-27) 27 September 1993 (age 25) 64   Léopold 2018 World Cup

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FIH Hero World Rankings September 2019 – Men" (PDF). FIH. 8 September 2019. Retrieved 8 September 2019.
  2. ^ "France Hockey Federation". ffhockey.org. Retrieved 27 October 2014.
  3. ^ "Edf a Hommes: La Sélection Pour Les FIH Series Finals Au Touquet". www.ffhockey.org (in French). Fédération Française de Hockey. Retrieved 18 June 2019.

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