FIFA World Cup 2022: France 2022 World Cup Squad
The France 2022 Squad, winners of the FIFA World Cup 2018, will be heading to Qatar for the FIFA World Cup 2022, this autumn, captained by Goalkeeper Hugo Lloris.
They beat Croatia 4-2 in 2018 at the FIFA World World Cup played in Russia in a thrilling game and will be looking to hold on to their title.
Although not final, the squad team will have 23 players.
In the qualifying matches, France won 5 matches with 3 draws out of the 8
That’s not all……………
What do we know about France’s Captain Hugo Lioris?
He is a Frenchman, born in Nice, France on 26 December 1985, which makes him 35 years old.
Professional, left footed goalkeeper Captain Hugo Lioris is ranked third in FIFA ranking and one of the most capped goalkeepers for the French National team in history. Currently he is also the goalkeeper for Tottenham Hotspur.
On 17 November 2010, Lloris captained France, for the first time. He is described as a formidable opponent in one-on-one situations with lightning reflexes and good decision-making. The media describe him as a sweeper-keeper.
Lioris is considered as one of the best goalkeepers in the world and wears the no. 1 Jersey for France.
Below is a list of the FIFA World Cup 2022 D fixtures and timings (IST) for France
|1.||22 November, Tuesday||France vs UAE/Australia/Peru||6:30 pm||Education City Stadium|
|2.||27 November, Sunday||France vs Denmark||00:30 am||Lusail Stadium|
|3.||30 November, Wednesday||Tunisia vs France||6:30 pm||Education City Stadium|
World Cup 2022 Qatar France Squad (Les Bleus)
Positions and players names
|Goalkeeper||Hugo Lloris, Benoit Costil, Alphonse Areola.|
|Defenders||Benjamin Pavard, Leo Dubois, Dayot Upamecano, Clement Lenglet, Jules Kounde, Kurt Zouma, Lucas Digne, Lucas Hernandez, Theo Hernandez.|
|Midfielders||Jordan Veretout, Aurelien Tchouameni, N’Golo Kante, Adrien Rabiot, Matteo Guendouzi.|
|Forwards||Antoine Griezmann, Wissam Ben Yedder, Kylian Mbappe, Kingsley Coman, Karim Benzema, Moussa Diaby.|