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Germany vs France Head to head record & statistics

Germany vs France Head to Head Stats, Record History

Germany national football team is also known as DFB eleven, the eagles, the black & white as their nickname which is governed by German football Association. The foundation of this team took place in the year of 1990 & have won FIFA World Cup 3 times [1954, 1974, 1990]. On the other hand, France is also one of the best team known for creating football legends. It was founded on 21st of May 1904 & now they are also known as the blues and the tri colors as their nicknames. In this article, we will discuss about the had to head statistics & record history of Germany vs France. So keep continue your reading.

Germany vs France Head to Head & Stats Records

Germany vs France Head to head record & statistics

Matches Played2525
Goals Scored4241
World Cup Apps.1814
World Cup Titles31
FIFA Rank2 [Jul 2014]17 [Jul 2014]
Highest FIFA Rank11
Biggest Winvs Russia [16–0]vs Azerbaijan [10–0]
Top Goal ScorerMiroslav Klose [70]Thierry Henry [51]

The Blues have better head to head record as compared to their rivals in football history. Both teams have played 25 international games out of which France won 11 games & Germany won 8 matches. Remaining 6 games were draws. In last 25 meetings, 83 goals have been scored [42 by GER & 41 by FRA].

But if we take a look on FIFA World Cup title, they the Eagles have won more trophies than that of Blues. DFB eleven are three times world cup champions [1954, 1974 and 1990] while, the tri colors won it for the first time in 1998.

Germany vs France All Matches Result

06 Feb 201321
29 Feb 201212
12 Nov 200500
15 Nov 200303
27 Feb 200101
01 Jun 199601
28 Feb 199012
12 Aug 198721
25 Jun 198620
18 Apr 198401
08 Jul 198233
19 Nov 198041
23 Feb 197701
13 Oct 197321
25 Sept 196811
27 Sept 196751
24 Oct 198222
26 Oct 195822
28 Jun 195836
16 Oct 195413
05 Oct 195213
21 Mar 193740
17 Mar 193531
19 Mar 193333
15 Mar 193101

Note: Match of 8th July 1982 went to penalties as final scored after the extra time was 3:3. The Eagles won that game by 5–4 in penalty shootout which was match of FIFA World Cup competition.

Facts About Germany & France

Both teams have played 3 FIFA World Cup matches against each other out of which the eagles won 2 games & rest was won by the blues.

On 21st of March 1937 Germans recorded biggest win over Francis by 4–0 which was an international game. Whereas, Blues registered their biggest over DFB eleven by 6–3 on 28th of June 1958, that was a World Cup match.

Lothar Matthaus is the most capped player of DFB eleven who played 150 international games & have scored 23 goals also. For blues, Lilian Thuram played highest number of games [142] from 1994 to 2008. Francis legend Thierry Henry is top goal scorer of national team & is second most capped player [123].

German forward Miroslav Klose is just one goal away from scoring maximum goals in FIFA World Cup. The player has netted 15 times which is equal to former Brazilian Ronlado’s 15 goals. Gerd Muller from same team is at third spot in this list for scoring 14 goals in same campaign.

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