France Announce Squad For Pre World Cup Games [FULL LIST]
France national team has announced for the side who will play their pre World Cup games, MySportDab reports.
The team list have the likes of Olivier Giroud and Ousmane Dembele making their way into the national team once again.
Didier Deschamps is having to deal with absent of some of his key players which he had to go for other names to replace them.
Wesley Fofana is missing out on the list, but he is included in France under 21 team who also have games coming up for the month.
Karim Benzema is out seating with a thigh injury suffered while playing for Real Madrid and won’t be looking to come back anytime sooner.
The same for Paul Pogba who is still yet to make his return from injury and he also recently carried out a surgery which will keep him out longer.
NGolo Kante is still nowhere fit to make a comeback as his name was excluded from the list giving him more time to recover.
Other players missing on the list includes Paris Saint Germain Presnel Kimpembe who is also injured.
Bayern Munich duo of Kingsley Coman and Lucas Hernandez won’t be taking part in the games coming up.
France are going to play against Austria in Paris which will be going down on the September 22nd.
They are return back playing Denmark in Copenhagen three days later which will wrap off the window for the month.
Here Is The Full Squad
Alphonse Areola (West Ham United/ENG), Hugo Lloris (Tottenham Hotspur/ENG), Mike Maignan (AC Milan/ITA).
Benoit Badiashile (Monaco), Jonathan Clauss (Marseille), Theo Hernandez (AC Milan/ITA), Jules Kounde (Barcelona/ESP), Ferland Mendy (Real Madrid/ESP), Benjamin Pavard (Bayern Munich/GER), William Saliba (Arsenal/ENG), Dayot Upamecano (Bayern Munich/GER), Raphael Varane (Manchester United/ENG).
Eduardo Camavinga (Real Madrid/ESP), Youssouf Fofana (Monaco), Matteo Guendouzi (Marseille), Adrien Rabiot (Juventus/ITA), Aurelien Tchouameni (Real Madrid/ESP)
Ousmane Dembele (Barcelona/ESP), Olivier Giroud (AC Milan/ITA), Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid/ESP, on loan from Barcelona/ESP), Randal Kolo Muani (Eintracht Frankfurt/GER), Kylian Mbappe (Paris Saint-Germain), Christopher Nkunku (RB Leipzig/GER).
The games coming up will be the last they play before the FIFA World Cup kickoff in November.