A France diminished by injuries receives Iceland

A France diminished by injuries receives Iceland

2018 Oct 11

Deschamps confirmed that he will line up two different scores against Iceland and Germany. You will take advantage of the possibility of making six changes.

In the international meeting that followed the World Cup, Deschamps had called the 23 Russian champions. For the friendly against Iceland and the game of the League of Nations against Germany, the French coach changed his strategy a bit. Due to the absences of Umtiti, Tolisso, Fekir and Mendy for injuries, he decided to call Sakho, Digne, Zouma, Ndombele and Payet. Deschamps confirmed at a press conference that will line up two different onces in the two games and take advantage of the possibility of making six changes. Digne, Kimpembe, Nzonzi, Thauvin and Dembélé will enter the eleven.
Match sheet and possible onces

France: Lloris; Pavard, Varane, Kimpembe, Digne; Pogba, Nzonzi; Thauvin, Griezmann, Dembélé and Mbappé.

Iceland: Halldorsson; Saevarsson, R. Sigurdsson, Ingason, Magnusson; Gudmundsson, Sigurjonsson, Hallfredsson, Bjarnason; G. Sigurdsson; Finnbogason.

Referee: Bruno Miguel (Portugal).

Stadium: Stade du Roudouro.

Time: 21:00
Soccer field