The French national team is currently in difficult times after several of its star players suffered injuries. Raphael Varane also expressed his frustration over the cause / Photo: Ronaldo.com
Currently French are preparing to play the UEFA Nations League Group A preliminary match against Austria. The match took place at the Stade de France, Friday (23/9/2022) early morning WIB.
This match is very important for French in order to get out of the bottom position of Group A. In addition, this match will also be a warm-up for France before competing in the 2022 World Cup.
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Early also feel that the competition schedule that must be carried out by the players is very tight. With such a busy schedule, Manchester United players admitted that they were not surprised when there was a team that finally had to be hit by a storm of injuries.
In the French squad there are several players who have to be sidelined. They are Karim Benzema, Paul Pogba, Hugo Lloris, Presnel Kimpembe and Theo Hernandez.
“We shouldn’t be surprised, we’ve been talking for years about an overloaded calendar, about tired players,” said Raphael Varane.
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In addition, Varane also said that the coaches of big European clubs also complained about the same thing. Even so, the player who is now appointed as a substitute captain for the French national team only accepts this
“All big European club coaches talk about it. This season is even more intense than usual, so unfortunately we are not surprised. Then we have to adapt.”