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World Cup final crowns King of the World

...into the streets. "It's the ideal incarnation of our melting pot." Anti-immigrant whites screamed praise for Lilian Thuram, the black fullback who scored both goals against Croatia. Arabs and blacks howled in defense of Laurent Blanc...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/11/oth_233133.shtml
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Croats feel they let victory slip away

...in the final?" Davor Suker fired his fifth goal of the tournament 26 seconds into the second half. But defender Lilian Thuram replied just a minute later and then clinched it in the 70th. "We gave our maximum. We scored the goal and we were...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/09/oth_232931.shtml
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Ronaldo sets World Cup scoring mark in Brazil's win

...goal of his own to cement France's place in the quarterfinals. Spain first got its hopes up in 28th minute, when Lilian Thuram stepped on the foot of Pablo Ibanez in the penalty area, giving referee Christiano Copelli no option but to point...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/06/28/oth_86983.shtml
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France favored in Croatia match

...tournament, and with a defense like it has, who wouldn't. Led by Marcel Desailly and Laurent Blanc in the center, and Lilian Thuram and Bixente Lizarazu over the wings, it has conceded only one goal so far, a penalty shot against Denmark. The defense...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/08/oth_232851.shtml
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France slips into World Cup final

...dying, blue lightning struck twice, and World Cup history belonged to the home team. A pair of goals by defender Lilian Thuram, the first just a minute after Croatia took the lead, gave France a 2-1 victory Wednesday and a spot for the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/09/oth_232935.shtml
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Soccer with flair in the World Cup final

...the middle. Ditto for the French. "Brazil-France. The sound alone is already beautiful," said French defender Lilian Thuram, who scored both goals in the semifinal win over Croatia. "This final is such a dream and it can lead us to something...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/10/oth_233041.shtml
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World's focus on Brazil, France in Cup final

...at the space-age Stade de France outside Paris. "It is the game we all have dreamed of," adds French defender Lilian Thuram. More than a billion people will watch on television as Brazil goes for its fifth championship -- nobody else has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/07/12/oth_233212.shtml
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