France v South Africa, 12 June 1998

Score3-0 to France
RefereeMarcio Rezende de Freitas
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals Group C
VenueStade Velodrome, Marseille
Attendance55,000
Kick Off: 21:00 (20:00 BST)

3  France

Manager: Aime Jacquet

0  South Africa

Manager: Philippe Trousier

Goals:

Christophe Dugarry 34 G
Pierre Issa own goal 77 OG
Thierry Henry 90 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Fabien Barthez
Defender Laurent Blanc
Defender Marcel Desailly
Defender Bixente Lizarazu
Defender Lilian Thuram
Midfielder Didier Deschamps (captain)
Midfielder Youri Djorkaeff
Midfielder Emmanuel Petit
Midfielder Zinédine Zidane
Forward Thierry Henry

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Hans Vonk
Defender Pierre Issa
Defender Willem Jackson
Defender Themba Mnguni
Defender David Nyathi
Defender/Centre back Mark Fish
Defender/Centre back Lucas Radebe (captain)
Midfielder Quinton Fortune
Forward Phil Masinga
Forward Benni McCarthy

Substitutions:

Christophe Dugarry for Stephane Guivarc'h 26
Alain Boghossian for Emmanuel Petit 74
David Trézéguet for Youri Djorkaeff 83

Substitutions:

Helman Mkhalele for Brendan Augustine 57
Shaun Bartlett for Benni McCarthy 89

Cards:

Emmanuel Petit 27 Y
Didier Deschamps 53 Y
Zinédine Zidane 75 Y

Cards:

Willem Jackson 37 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Lionel Charbonnier
Goalkeeper Bernard Lama
Defender Vincent Candela
Defender Frank Leboeuf
Midfielder Alain Boghossian
Midfielder Christian Karembeu
Midfielder Robert Pirés
Midfielder Patrick Vieira
Midfielder/Forward Bernard Diomede

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Brian Baloyi
Goalkeeper Paul Evans
Defender Themba Mnguni
Defender/Centre back Aaron Mokoena
Midfielder Theophilis Khumalo
Midfielder Helman Mkhalele
Midfielder Lebogang Morula
Forward Shaun Bartlett
Forward Delron Buckley
Forward Jerry Sikhosana