The Coupe Charles Simon, commonly known as the Coupe de France is the premier knockout There are vastly more amateur than professional clubs in France, and the competition regularly produces surprises. . Télévisions, the French public national television broadcaster, and Eurosport since the /09 season. The –14 Championnat de France amateur was the 16th season since its establishment. FC Chambly-Thelle, SAS Épinal, Marseille Consolat and US.