The World Cup Years: France v Brazil, 1998 World Cup Final

Ollie Irish

17th, May 2010

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By Ollie Irish

France goalkeeper Fabien Barthez leaps over Brazil striker Ronaldo, as France’s Lilian Thuram looks on, during the 1998 World Cup final in

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  1. Deckard says:

    As the story goes, Ronaldo was very ill just prior to the kick-off of the Final. We can only wonder what might’ve been had he been fully fit. I’m glad France won in the end though, albeit I think Brazil played tougher opponents in getting to the Final, namely Holland and Denmark.

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