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Famous Male Athletes from France

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List of popular male athletes from France, listed alphabetically with photos when available. France has a rich history of competing in sports, and these are the famous males that make that competition so exciting. Some of the best French male athletes in the world are listed below, some of who have represented France in the Olympics. You can click on the names of these talented male athletes of France in order to get more information about each one, such as the birthplace of the athlete and when they were born.

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This list answers the questions, "What famous male athletes are from France?" and "Who are the greatest male French athletes?"
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Cheick Kongo is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 44
2
Jim Thorpe is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Dec. at 65 (1888-1953)
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Joakim Noah is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 34
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Didier Drogba is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 41
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Eric Cantona is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 53
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Alain Bernard is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 36
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Bob Cousy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 91
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Patrick Vieira is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 43
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Thierry Henry is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 42
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Robert Pirès is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 46
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Samuel Beckett is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Dec. at 83 (1906-1989)
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Nicolas Anelka is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 40
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Jérémy Roy... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 36
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Thierry Dusautoir is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
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Sébastien Chabal ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Sébastien Chabal Age: 42
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Émile Ntamack is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Émile Ntamack Age: 49
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Fabien Pelous is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 46
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Yannick Jauzion is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 41
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Zinedine Zidane is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 47
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Martin Djetou is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 45
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Vincent Defrasne is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
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Lorik Cana is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 36
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Nikola Karabatić is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
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Hocine Ragued is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France
Age: 36
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Frédérick ... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Male Athletes from France