At the 1958 FIFA World Cup, France were the seeded teams in Group 2 with Yugoslavia (again), Scotland and Paraguay, France and Yugoslavia finished top with four points each and France were placed first because of their superior goal average. France reached the semi-finals losing to Brazil. In the third place match, France defeated West Germany 6–2 with Fontaine recording four goals, which brought his goal tally in the competition to 13, a World Cup record.
Les Blues away kits not been used in match during the World Cup 1958 tournament.
There were no label with the match detail during the world cup instead the text "Coupe du Monde 1958".