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Founded in 1917, the Coupe de France is the most prestigious club cup competition in France.
The best performance by an amateur club in the competition is usually awarded the Petit Poucet Plaque.
There are overall 8506 teams that compete for the title every year between November and May.
However, if a player wears a number between 1—11 domestically, he is allowed to wear that same number in Coupe de France matches unless he is among the substitutes at the start of the match, in which case the number is given to the player that is playing in his position.
The idea was pushed by the federation's general secretary Henri Delaunay and under union sacrée, the competition was declared open to all clubs, amateur and professional, though professionalism in at the time was non-existent.
The resulting differences led to the clubs represented by the forming their own cup competition, the.
Fun though the Ligue 1 run is, there are the Coupe de France semi-finals this week.