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Blackpool boss Holloway slams France player behaviour

Blackpool boss Ian Holloway has slammed the behaviour of France's players at the World Cup.

Writing in his column for the Independent on Sunday, Holloway opined: "It is shocking for the people of France that their football players behaved like they did.

"They completely disrespected the manager and his coaches and it was all wrong. I don't want to see any team like that. You are representing your nation and if you have any sort of arguments, you keep it in-house.

"I have been outspoken about Thierry Henry's handball in the play-off against Ireland and it's funny how life has a way of sometimes paying you back.

"Henry exploited the rules. He knew what he'd done and it was wrong. Video analysis - which I support - could have sorted that out and it might not have been them at the World Cup.

"France looked like a bunch of people who weren't together and didn't agree with anything they were doing. If you're not a unit, you've got no chance."

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