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The 2002 World Cup began with a surprise defeat for France. The then reigning world champions were beaten 1-0 in the opening game thanks to a goal from Senegal's Papa Bouba Diop. The loss set the tone for France who failed to make it past the group stage.
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The 2002 World Cup began with a surprise defeat for France. The then reigning world champions were beaten 1-0 in the opening game thanks to a goal from Senegal's Papa Bouba Diop. The loss set the tone for France who failed to make it past the group stage.
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