France has a long and distinguished World Cup history. FIFA was founded in Paris, in 1904; the first World Cup was organized by a Frenchman, Jules Rimet, in 1930; France has hosted the event twice, in 1938 and 1998; and it's won it once, in 1998. And throughout that history, the French — Les Bleus — have worn the blue, white, and red of the French tricolor. Except for that time they wore green.AFP/Getty Images READY TO PLAY AFP/Getty Images A SLIGHT HITCH
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