France Squad

France has announced their final 23-man squad for this summer’s FIFA World Cup. Coach Didier Deschamps had his work cut out in selecting the final squad, especially since France has an incredible pool of football talent. More than any other team in the World Cup tournament, in fact!

Here are the 23 players in France’s World Cup 2018 team

 

PLAYER

CLUB AGE POSITION
1 Hugo Lloris Tottenham 32 GK
2 Steve Mandanda Marseille 31 GK
3 Alphonse Areola PSG 25 GK
 4 Layvin Kurzawa PSG 25 Defender
6 Benjamin Mendy Manchester City 23 Defender
7 Samuel Umtiti Barcelona 24 Defender
8 Raphaël Varane PSG 24 Defender
9 Lucas Hernandez Atletico Madrid 22 Defender
10 Benjamin Pavard Stuttgard 22 Defender
11 Adil Rami Marseille 32 Defender
12 Djibril Sidibé Monaco 25 Defender
13 Thomas Lemar Monaco 22 Midfielder
14 Blaise Matuidi Juventus 30 Midfielder
15 C. Tolisso Bayern Munich 22 Midfielder
16 Paul Pogba Manchester United 24 Midfielder
17 N’Golo Kanté Chelsea 26 Midfielder
18 Ousman Dembele Barcelona 21 Forward
19 S. Nzonzi Sevilla 27 Midfielder
20 Antoine Griezmann Atletico Madrid 26 Forward
21 Kylian Mbappé PSG 19 Forward
22 Nabil Fakir Lyon 24 Forward
23 Olivier Giroud Arsenal 31 Forward

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Kylian Mbappe will be the key player for France with his crazy pace and ball control. PSG’s high-profile loanee from Monaco has been on a remarkable rise and will surely shine this summer.