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Even France is surprised by its resounding win

France is surprised by its resounding win

Originally Published: June 30, 2011
By Jacqueline Purdy

BOCHUM, Germany -- It may be Germany's World Cup, but France is stealing the show. The French side ripped through Canada with four goals Thursday night, ousting Canada from the World Cup while all but sealing a spot in the quarterfinal. A win or draw from Germany vs. Nigeria will advance Germany and France from Group A.

"If you tell us before the game we were going to win 4-0, we would be surprised," said French midfielder Camille Abily, who scored on a header in the 66th minute to make ...

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