World Cup wining midfielder Paul Pogba is out of France team due to tested Covid19 positive. In the previous Thursday the full squad was announce for upcoming next month Nations League international against Sweden and Croatia. However Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba was dropped from the national team for failing the Codid19 test, national team manager Didier Deschamps said.
In the place of Paul Pogba, The 17-year-old Rennes footballer Eduardo Camavingo made his debut for the nation team of France. Along with Eduardo Camavingo there are two are players Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar and RB Leipzig defender Dayot Upamecano who are also debut in this final squad.
“I had to make a change at the last minute because Paul Pogba was supposed to be in the squad,” and “Unfortunately for him, he had a test yesterday which was positive this morning,” said Coach Didier Deschamps.
The final France squad for Nations League international is
Goalkeepers: Hugo Lloris, Mike Maignan and Steve Mandanda.
Defenders: Lucas Digne, Raphael Varane, Leo Dubois, Presnel Kimpembe, Lucas Hernandez, Dayot Upamecano, Clement Lenglet and Ferland Mendy.
Midfielders: N’Golo Kante, Steven Nzonzi, Eduardo Camavinga, Moussa Sissoko and Adrien Rabiot.
Forwards: Houssem Aouar, Wissam Ben Yedder, Antoine Griezmann, Jonathan Ikone, Anthony Martial, Kylian Mbappe and Olivier Giroud.