Through Instagram French Gymnasts said "Allez Les Bleus"
An odd combination but gymnastics and football interacted this past month in Russia
Unthinkable now, it happened in 1958
Pictured: Olga Bicherova the World All-Around Champion in 1981
Pictured: Yelena Zamolodchikova, a new senior at the time, who was fourth in the vault final.
Pictured: Aleftina Pryakhina the new star of the Soviet Union at the 1987 Europeans.
She has torn her left ACL and damaged her meniscus, we are so sad.
Beijing aside... only at domestic competitions
Pictured: Aliya Mustafina at the all-around medal ceremony
Switzerland last hosted Europeans in 2016 in the city of Bern