Les Blues handed its first Golden Generation composed of players such as Just Fontaine, Raymond Kopa, Jean Vincent, Robert Jonquet, Maryan Wisnieski, Thadée Cisowski, and Armand Penverne. Played in Switzerland, France were the seeded teams in Group 1 with Brazil, Yugoslavia and Mexico, but France failed to qualify for the next stage.
The away colors were red shirts, white short and blue socks. These colors were used for these games.
16/06/1954 Yugoslavia-France 1-0 (1954 World cup, first round)
1954 - World cup. The French played with a special crest with the word FRANCE inside. Additional at these tournament away colors were red shirts, white short and blue socks.