Deschamps' World Cup roster: Marcus Thuram called up! The 26 players

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“Deschamps list for the World Cup: Marcus Thuram called! The 26 players”

Deschamps' list for the Cup of the world: Marcus Thuram called! The 26 players

FRANCE TEAM LIST. Find Didier Deschamps' list for the 2022 World Cup.

Didier Deschamps, present on the TF1 8 p.m. news set, revealed Wednesday, November 9 the list of players who will play the next World Cup in Qatar at; from November 20. Among the surprises, a rather inexperienced midfielder with Jordan Veretout, Mattéo Guendouzi, Eduardo Camavinga or Youssouf Fofana who must make people forget the absences of Paul Pogba and N'Golo Kanté.

But the biggest and rather unexpected surprise is the summoning of Marcus Thuram this Monday, November 14 to complete the group. As a reminder, the coach indicated that he had until this Monday 7 p.m. to definitively validate this list… Marcus Thuram, author of a very impressive start to the season with Mönchengladbach (13 goals, 4 decisive assists all competitions combined), has already 4 selections with the France team.

What is Didier Deschamps' list for the 2022 World Cup?

For this 2022 World Cup , the coach decided to call 25 players (Fifa allows up to 26), here are the players of the France team:

  • Goalkeepers : Alphonse Areola (West Ham/ENG), Hugo Lloris (Tottenham/ENG), Steve Mandanda (Rennes)
  • Defenders: Lucas Hernandez (Bayern Munich/GER), Théo Hernandez (AC Milan/ITA), Presnel Kimpembe (PSG), Ibrahima Konaté (Liverpool/ENG), Jules Koundé (FC Barcelona/ESP), Benjamin Pavard (Bayern Munich/GER), William Saliba (Arsenal/ANG), Dayot Upamecano (Bayern Munich/GER), Raphaël Varane (Manchester United/ENG)
  • midfielders: Eduardo Camavinga (Real Madrid/ESP), Youssouf Fofana (Monaco), Mattéo Guendouzi (OM), Adrien Rabiot (Juventus Turin/ITA), Aurélien Tchouaméni (Real Madrid /ESP), Jordan Veretout (OM)
  • Forwarders: Karim Benzema (Real Madrid/ESP), Kingsley Coman (Bayern Munich/GER), Ousmane Demb&élé; (FC Barcelona/ESP), Olivier Giroud (AC Milan/ITA), Antoine Griezmann (Atlético de Madrid/ESP), Kylian Mbappé (PSG), Christopher Nkunku (Leipzig/GER), Marcus Thuram (Mönchengladbach)