Deschamps revealed his 23-man squad to face Bulgaria and Netherlands in upcoming WCQs. Giroud is not on the list given his injury. I love seeing Areola’s name and Laporte gets a well-deserved call-up. DD also recalled Mathieu.
Goalkeepers: Hugo Lloris, Steve Mandanda, Alphonse Areola
Defenders: Bacary Sagna, Djibril Sidibé, Raphaël Varane, Aymeric Laporte, Laurent Koscielny, Jérémy Mathieu, Layvin Kurzawa, Lucas Digne
Midfielders: N’Golo Kanté, Blaise Matuidi, Paul Pogba, Moussa Sissoko, Yohan Cabaye, Dimitri Payet
Attackers: Kevin Gameiro, Antoine Griezmann, Andre-Pierre Gignac, Kingsley Coman, Nabil Fékir, Anthony Martial