Malouda, Cabaye and Remy remain doubts

France are likely to be without midfielders Florent Malouda and Yohan Cabaye as well as striker Loic Remy when they face the United States in a friendly at the Stade de France on Friday, said coach Laurent Blanc.

"I think it is going to be too borderline for tomorrow," Blanc told a press conference on Thursday.

"I'm not certain yet, but I don't think they're healing fast enough to take part in the game."

Chelsea's Malouda has a thigh injury while Newcastle United's Cabaye and Olympique Marseille's Remy are suffering from groin problems.

Midfielder Samir Nasri has already been ruled out with a knee injury, being replaced in the squad by Olympique Lyon midfielder Maxime Gonalons on Wednesday.

France will then take on Belgium in another friendly at the Stade de France next Tuesday.