Greatest France 1998 World Cup Coasters

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Relive the glorious accomplishments of Les Bleus through four of the team's greatest moments. I diagrammed out these great moments and laser-etched them into slate coasters, so they won't fade or wash away. The felt backings will let them slide smoothly across any surface.

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June 28, 1998
Round of 16, France (Lens)
France vs. Paraguay
114' L. Blanc
The first period was almost up in France's Round of 16 match with Paraguay before L. Blanc found the back of the net on impressive attacking play. France's Youri Djorkaeff, Alain Boghossian, and Robert Pires all touched the ball before David Trezeguet finally fed it to Laurent Blanc for the winning goal.

July 3, 1998
Quarter-finals, France (Saint-Denis)
France vs. Italy
0 (4) - 0 (3)
Penalty Goal 5-3 L.Blanc
The second period of extra time expired with a stalemate between France and Italy in the quarter-finals. Laurent Blanc netted the decider in penalty kicks to send France on to face Croatia in the semi-finals. 

July 8, 1998
Semi-finals, France (Saint-Denis)
France vs. Croatia
After a scoreless first half of the semi-final match, Croatia scored a quick goal in the 46th minute but Lilian Thuram answered back only a minute later to tie the game. Twelve minutes later Thuram scored the game winner with a dramatic run up the right side of the field. 

July 12, 1998
Finals, France (Saint-Denis)
France vs. Brazil 
27' Zidane
France routed Brazil to become the sixth host country to win the World Cup. Zinedine Zidane was the man of the match, having two of the three goals in the shutout against Brazil. Zidane's first goal came on a header from a Emmanuel Petit corner. t
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