Matuidi Noted In The French Squad
Juventus midfielder Blaise Matuidi has been appointed to play in the France squad to face Holland and Luxembourg Situs Poker.
The 30-year-old joined the Bianconeri from Paris Saint Germain last week for 20 million euros, which could rise further by 10.5 million euros depending on appearance.
Today Didier Deschamps has named his French squad for the upcoming competition, and Matuidi has been included.
Dmitri Payet himself was abandoned, while there was no recall for Karim Benzema.
The France squad faces Holland and Luxembourg:
Goalkeepers: Areola [Paris Saint Germain], Lloris [Tottenham Hotspur], Mandanda [Marseille].
Defender: Digne [Barcelona], Jallet [Nice], Kimpembe [Paris Saint-Germain], Koscielny [Arsenal], Kurzawa [Paris Saint-Germain], Sidibe [Monaco], Umtiti [Barcelona], Varane [Real Madrid].
Midfield: Kante [Chelsea], Lemar [Monaco], Matuidi [Juventus], Pogba [Manchester United], Rabiot [Paris Saint Germain], Tolisso [Bayern Munich].
Attackers: Coman [Bayern Munich], Fekir [Lyon], Giroud [Arsenal], Griezmann [Atletico Madrid], Lacazette [Arsenal], Mbappé [Monaco], Thauvin [Marseille].