“The France team is the most important thing and they will join us with great pleasure for the second game,”
– Didier Deschamps
Ntep has been handed a France call up as Didier Deschamps announced the squad to face friendlies against Belgium and Albania. Benzema tore a thigh muscle this week and this has given DD a chance to call up the 22-year-old winger.
Les Bleus will play Belgium on June 7th without Pogba and Evra was the duo will be facing FC Barcelona in the Champions League final on June 06th. The second friendly is on June 13th.
Hugo Lloris (Tottenham/ENG), Steve Mandanda (Marseille), Stephane Ruffier (Saint-Etienne)
Patrice Evra (Juventus/ITA), Christophe Jallet (Lyon), Laurent Koscielny (Arsenal/ENG), Bacary Sagna (Manchester City/ENG), Mamadou Sakho (Liverpool/ENG), Raphael Varane (Real Madrid/ESP), Benoit Tremoulinas (Sevilla/ESP), Eliaquim Mangala (Manchester City/ENG)
Yohan Cabaye (PSG), Maxime Gonalons (Lyon), Geoffrey Kondogbia (Monaco), Blaise Matuidi (PSG), Moussa Sissoko (Newcastle/ENG), Dimitri Payet (Marseille), Paul Pogba (Juventus/ITA)
Mathieu Valbuena (Dynamo Moscow/RUS), Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid/ESP), Alexandre Lacazette (Lyon), Nabil Fekir (Lyon), Olivier Giroud (Arsenal/ENG), Paul-Georges Ntep (Rennes)
ALLEZ LES BLEUS!