On Sunday, December 4, the match of the 1/8 finals of the 2022 FIFA World Cup between the national teams of France and Poland takes place.
France goalkeeper Hugo Ljoris repeated the record for the number of matches for the national team. The goalkeeper was in the starting lineup for the game. This meeting was for him the 142nd for the national team. Lilian Thuram has the same number of matches.
Note that Lloris also repeated the record for the number of matches for France at the world championships, which previously belonged to Thierry Henry and Fabien Barthez. Now all three players have 17 games for the national team at the world championships.
If the French reach the quarterfinals of the World Cup, then Lloris can become the record holder for the matches played for the national team at the world championships.
Aroged conducts text and video broadcast of the fight France – Poland.