PARIS, June 28 French Football Federation
(FFF) president Jean-Pierre Escalettes said on Monday he
was resigning after France's group World Cup fiasco.
"I consider that it is my duty to resign from my role
as president of the French Football Federation," Escalettes
said in a statement.
France left the World Cup with one point and one goal
from the group stage after the team created a scandal by
boycotting a training session in support of striker Nicolas
Anelka, who was sent home for insulting coach Raymond
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