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12/06/1998 France stuns Brazil with 3-0 World Cup victory

The 1998 FIFA World Cup Final was played at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis. It was contested by Brazil, the defending champions, and France, the host nation, who had reached the final of the tournament for the first time. France won the match 3–0 to claim the World Cup for the first time.


  • Essentials 

  • Route to the final 

  • Match 

  • Post-match