Deschamps’ reaction to a question about the World Cup in Qatar

THE SPORTSCAN – At his press conference on Thursday, the Blues boss was asked what leeway he gives his players on social issues. He is used to discussing topics that go far beyond the subject. And as usual, he adapts to it fairly easily most of the time. This has not been lacking this Thursday … Read more

Genesio (Rennes) before the Lille game: “Concentrate on what we can do”

“Like many teams, Rennes will play big on Saturday. How do we approach this final turning point psychologically?We fight all season to reach the goals and these are mostly privileged moments that we have to live as such and not as negative pressure. We focus primarily on the means and not on the end result, … Read more

OM: Sampaoli’s pressure on his future! – Soccer

Olympique de Marseille coach Jorge Sampaoli was invited to speak about his future and was unclear about his situation. The Argentine technician took particular advantage of this question to send a message to his executives. Jorge Sampaoli sent a message to his management. Jorge Sampaoli has no plans to catch up with Olympique de Marseille. … Read more

Stéphanie Frappart and Clément Turpin selected for the 2022 World Cup

Stéphanie Frappart continues to write the history of arbitration. The 38-year-old Frenchwoman, the first woman to officiate a match in Ligue 1, men’s international competition (League of Nations) and the Champions League, was appointed on Thursday to join the 36 referees responsible for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar were selected. FIFA presented the list … Read more

Josuha Guilavogui (Bordeaux): “Clear lack of professionalism”

“What inspires this disastrous season in you?This is my biggest sporting failure. Everywhere I went I had difficult seasons but also very good times, I won titles. When I came to Bordeaux it was really in mind to get involved in maintaining and restoring Bordeaux’s image and to win something. I didn’t think there would … Read more

Bordeaux: Guion’s anger at “anti-professional” behavior! – Soccer

Almost doomed to relegation to Ligue 2, Bordeaux have yet another extra-sports fling after last Saturday’s 0-0 draw with Lorient with the move to the nightclub by Enock Kwateng and M’Baye Niang. Girondins coach David Guion did not hide his anger from the press on Thursday. David Guion didn’t mince his words. Last Saturday, Bordeaux’s … Read more

Pogba very uncertain, big doubts about Giroud, a (slightly) enlarged group… The latest trends on Deschamps’ list

FIGARO INFO – Didier Deschamps will announce his squad for the four June League of Nations meetings this Thursday. With four games in eleven days (Denmark, Croatia, Austria and Croatia again) and a title defense in the Nations League, the Blues program promises to be relatively tight in June. Didier Deschamps knows this better than … Read more

Nkunku, Off-Ground Talent / Germany / RB Leipzig / SOFOOT.com

Largely forgotten by the UNFP Trophies, Christopher Nkunku took solace this week by winning the Bundesliga’s Player of the Season title. As a sign that the reputation gained in Germany has not yet reached France and that it would now be a question of associating with the blues. That’s good: Didier Deschamps gives his list … Read more

Amnesty International challenges the Blues on Qatar

The choice of timing is not innocent: while Didier Deschamps has to announce his list for the four League of Nations matches to be played in June this Thursday (2 p.m.), Amnesty International France publishes an “open letter aux blues”. to encourage them to speak publicly about the living conditions of migrant workers in Qatar, … Read more

Mercato: Pogba, Juve have an ace up their sleeve

At the end of the Manchester United contract, which he is leaving this summer, Paul Pogba will be spoiled for choice when it comes to coming back. Juventus, his former club, have already offered him a three-year deal, albeit with a lower salary offer than the competition. Will Pogba return to Turin six years after … Read more