Didier Deschamps News and Features
Olivier Giroud Olivier Giroud proved a popular Nations League hero for World Cup winners France on their competitive return to Paris against Netherlands.
Olivier Giroud Didier Deschamps defended Olivier Giroud's France performances during his 10-match goal drought but admitted he needs to find the net.
Didier Deschamps France's work rate in their opening Nations League stalemate in Germany pleased Didier Deschamps, who acknowledged his team made mistakes.
Didier Deschamps Alphonse Areola made some impressive late saves but there was little else to recommend from Germany's 0-0 draw with France.
Luka Modric World Cup victory was not enough to get any France players nominated for The Best FIFA Men's Player award, leaving Didier Deschamps unhappy.
Hugo Lloris Montpellier's Benjamin Lecomte has received his maiden France call-up to replace injured captain Hugo Lloris.
Hugo Lloris Injured Hugo Lloris will meet up with France's squad for the international fixtures with Germany and the Netherlands, says Didier Deschamps.
Hugo Lloris Benoit Costil is the only new face in France's World Cup-winning squad as Didier Deschamps' side prepare for the UEFA Nations League.
Didier Deschamps Jurgen Klopp conceded France did not always quicken the pulse at Russia 2018 but hailed Didier Deschamps for guiding them to glory.
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