Tomorrow, November 22, the French team in the first round of the 2022 World Cup will play with Australia. The match starts at 21:00 Kyiv time.
France’s key centre-back Raphael Varane will start the match on the bench, according to French media reports. He has not yet had time to fully recover from a hip injury, which he received on October 23.
Today he missed the tactical training of the team, and the head coach of the French national team Didier Deschamps played in the center of defense a pair of Dayo Upamecano – Ibrahima Konate.
The French media predict the following composition of the team for the match with Australia: Lloris – Pavard, Konate, Upamecano, L. Hernandez – Chuameni, Rabiot – W. Dembele, Griezmann, Mbappe – Giroud.