Football in France

Statistics report on football in France

Football in France

This report presents a large range of statistics and facts about football / soccer in France. It includes a variety of topics and chapters regarding, for example, the French Football Federation, revenues of French football, the French and their national football team, also called 'Les Bleus', women's football and data on stadiums.

Table of contents

French Football Federation

  • Premium Statistic Number of licenses and participation titles in France 2019, by sports federation
  • Premium Statistic Sport in France: number of clubs 2019, by sports federation
  • Basic Statistic Licenses issued by the French soccer federation 2020, by gender
  • Premium Statistic Number of licenses released by the French football federation 2019, by age
  • Basic Statistic Male licenses issued by the French Soccer Federation (FFF) 2020, by age
  • Basic Statistic Female licenses issued by the French Soccer Federation (FFF) 2020, by age
  • Premium Statistic Licenses issued by the Soccer Federation in France 2020, by region
  • Premium Statistic Clubs of the Soccer Federation in France 2020, by region

Revenues of French football

  • Basic Statistic Market value of selected French Ligue 1 clubs 2022-2023
  • Premium Statistic Total net income results of Ligue 1 football clubs from 2002-2019
  • Premium Statistic Total value of Ligue 1 club transfers 2002-2019
  • Premium Statistic Revenue of French Ligue 1 clubs 2013-2021, by stream
  • Premium Statistic Highest paid soccer players in Ligue 1 in France 2020/2021
  • Premium Statistic Highest paid Ligue 1 soccer coaches in France 2020/2021
  • Premium Statistic Ligue 1: value of Olympique Lyonnais players 2020-2021
  • Basic Statistic Most valuable AS Monaco footballers 2021/2022
  • Basic Statistic Most valuable PSG footballers 2021/2022

The French and 'Les Bleus'

  • Premium Statistic French national football team players with the most selections 2022
  • Premium Statistic France national football team coaches 2021, by number of matches
  • Premium Statistic Opinion on the national football team in France 2019
  • Premium Statistic Preferred national teams in France 2017, by moral values of players

Women's football

  • Basic Statistic Average salary in women's team sports leagues in France 2019
  • Premium Statistic Breakdown of French women's soccer championship titles 1975-2020
  • Premium Statistic Views on the FIFA Women's World Cup in France 2019
  • Premium Statistic Favorite player of France women's national football team 2019
  • Premium Statistic Opinion on women's football in France 2018

Inside the stadiums

  • Premium Statistic Capacity of Ligue 1 stadiums 2023-2024
  • Premium Statistic Average match attendances in the French Ligue 1 2021-2022, by club
  • Premium Statistic Average attendance of the leading European soccer leagues 2020-2021
  • Premium Statistic Average soccer stadium capacity utilization in Europe 2018/2019
  • Premium Statistic Opinion of viewers on the VAR and its impact on the spirit of football 2019

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