The official website for European football

Le Tallec wins it for France

Published: Saturday 4 September 2004, 0.20CET
France 1-0 Israel A solitary Anthony Le Tallec goal gives new France coach René Girard a winning start.
Published: Saturday 4 September 2004, 0.20CET

Le Tallec wins it for France

France 1-0 Israel A solitary Anthony Le Tallec goal gives new France coach René Girard a winning start.

A solitary Anthony Le Tallec goal gave France a winning start to their UEFA European Under-21 Championship qualifying campaign against Israel in Beauvais.

Missed penalty
Bryan Bergougnoux had already missed a penalty for the home team when Le Tallec, on loan at AS Saint-Etienne from Liverpool FC, struck after 24 minutes to give René Girard three points in his first game since replacing Raymond Domenech as coach.

Last updated: 28/03/13 3.37CET

Related information

Team profiles
Related match
  • SSI Err

http://www.uefa.com/under21/season=0/matches/round=1910/match=74316/postmatch/report/index.html#le+tallec+wins+france

UEFA.com features

The rise of Leicester and England's Jamie Vardy
  • The rise of Leicester and England's Jamie Vardy
  • Manchester City signing İlkay Gündoğan in profile
  • EURO cult heroes: 2012 – Jordi Alba
  • Camille Abily introduces champions Lyon
  • EURO history makers: 2012 - Andrés Iniesta
  • Dickenmann and Bussaglia: Wolfsburg's Lyon link
  • Prêcheur testifies to Lyon success
  • Kellermann aims for Wolfsburg hat-trick
  • Snap shot: Shevchenko rolls back the years
  • Meet Wolfsburg with captain Nilla Fischer
1 of 10