Evra avoids France ban over media comments

The Manchester United defender was summoned to explain his actions by the FFF after describing 1998 FIFA World Cup winner Bixente Lizarazu and three other commentators as "tramps" in a television interview for TF1 following France's 3-0 win in their World Cup qualifier against Finland earlier this month.

The pundits had criticised Evra for reportedly giving an impromptu team-talk during the interval of France's 4-2 win over Belarus in September.

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