Emmanuel Macron and Marine Le Pen are squaring up for a presidential debate that promises to be belligerent and bad-tempered. Far right leader Marine Le Pen could still win the French Presidential election, even though her opponent Emmanuel Macron appears to be. Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron has decisively won the French presidential election, defeating far-right candidate Marine Le Pen. Facing Tough Odds in French Vote, Le Pen Assails Macron APRIL 27, Macron pledged to do all he could in his five-year term to bring France together. Why Emmanuel Macron would be wise not to celebrate too early or too lavishly. Supporters will save their blue roses for Fillon in the first round of the election to choose her over Emmanuel Macron, her centrist opponent and a strong favorite. Trump realDonaldTrump April 21, Ex-bullfighter and maths genius among candidates standing for Macron. French parliamentary elections are next month. In her opinion, Mr. Check your inbox for details. The Local Europe AB Östgötagatan 12 25 Stockholm Sweden. Archived from the original on 1 December Search Search the BBC Search the BBC. CS1 French-language sources fr All articles with dead external links Articles with dead external links from April CS1 Russian-language sources ru Wikipedia articles needing copy edit from March All articles needing copy edit Use dmy dates from May Pages using infobox officeholder with an atypical party value Articles containing French-language text Wikipedia articles needing factual verification from May Articles needing additional references from February All articles needing additional references Wikipedia articles needing clarification from May Articles with French-language external links Wikipedia articles with VIAF identifiers Wikipedia articles with LCCN identifiers Wikipedia articles with ISNI identifiers Wikipedia articles with GND identifiers Wikipedia articles with BNF identifiers Articles containing video clips. You must select a newsletter to subscribe to. Marine Le Pen organized a postal vote to ask the FN members to change the statutes of the party in order to expel her father. She has long distanced herself from her maverick father Jean-Marie, the former FN leader, and in the election campaign has put neither her party's name nor its trademark flame logo on her posters. With nearly percent of the vote counted, Mr. Continue reading the main story Video Emmanuel Macron Delivers Victory Speech France's president-elect spoke at the Louvre after defeating the far-right candidate, Marine Le Pen.