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France men's national water polo team

The France men's national water polo team is the representative for France in international men's water polo.

France
AssociationFédération Française de Natation
ConfederationLEN (Europe)
Head coachNenad Vukanić
Asst coachYann Clay
CaptainUgo Crousillat
FINA codeFRA
Olympic Games
Appearances11 (first in 1900)
Best result1st, gold medalist(s) (1924)
World Championships
Appearances4 (first in 1982)
Best result8th place (1986)
World League
Appearances1 (first in 2006)
Best result6th place (2006)
European Championship
Appearances16 (first in 1927)
Best result2nd, silver medalist(s) (1927)

ResultsEdit

Olympic GamesEdit

  • 1900  Bronze medal *2
  • 1912 — 5th place
  • 1920 — 11th place
  • 1924  Gold medal
  • 1928  Bronze medal
  • 1936 — 4th place
  • 1948 — 6th place
  • 1960 — Second round
  • 1988 — 10th place
  • 1992 — 11th place
  • 2016 — 11th place
  • 2024 — Qualified

World ChampionshipEdit

FINA World LeagueEdit

European ChampionshipEdit

TeamEdit

Current squadEdit

Roster for the 2018 Men's European Water Polo Championship.[1]

Head coach: Nenad Vukanić

No Name Date of birth Position L/R Height Weight Club
1 Rémi Garsau (1984-07-19) 19 July 1984 (age 35) Goalkeeper R 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 92 kg (203 lb)   ON Nice
2 Rémi Saudadier (1986-03-20) 20 March 1986 (age 33) All-round R 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) 100 kg (220 lb)   Spandau 04
3 Mathias Olivon (1995-06-29) 29 June 1995 (age 24) All-round R 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in) 93 kg (205 lb)   CN Marseille
4 Nenad Vukanić (1995-12-21) 21 December 1995 (age 23) All-round R 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in) 87 kg (192 lb)   ON Nice
5 Enzo Khasz (1993-08-13) 13 August 1993 (age 26) Centre forward R 2.02 m (6 ft 8 in) 105 kg (231 lb)   USB Bordeaux
6 Thomas Vernoux (2002-03-21) 21 March 2002 (age 17) Field player R 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 87 kg (192 lb)   CN Marseille
7 Ugo Crousillat (C) (1990-10-27) 27 October 1990 (age 28) All-round L 1.92 m (6 ft 4 in) 85 kg (187 lb)   Pays d'Aix Natation
8 Dino Guillaume (1995-03-24) 24 March 1995 (age 24) All-round R 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 85 kg (187 lb)   VK Radnički Kragujevac
9 Romain Marion-Vernoux (2000-01-02) 2 January 2000 (age 19) Defender R 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in) 85 kg (187 lb)   CN Marseille
10 Charles Canonne (1996-02-09) 9 February 1996 (age 23) Field player R 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 87 kg (192 lb)   FNC Douai
11 Pierre Vanpeperstraete (1992-04-15) 15 April 1992 (age 27) Wing R 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 104 kg (229 lb)   Team Strasbourg
12 Hugo Lepoint (1999-04-29) 29 April 1999 (age 20) All-round R 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in) 82 kg (181 lb)   FNC Douai
13 Hugo Fontani (1994-12-22) 22 December 1994 (age 24) Goalkeeper R 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in) 85 kg (187 lb)   Team Strasbourg

Notable playersEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Team Roster" (PDF). wp2018bcn.microplustiming.com. 16 July 2018.

External linksEdit