Mandanda and Diarra with the Blues during Euro 2016

12 may 2016
Par 
Allan Chaussard
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Montage : Fatima Larbaoui / OM.net
Didier Deschamps unveiled his list of 23 players for Euro 2016 in the France team, including two Olympians. The national coach also gave a list of 8 reservists.

Unsurprisingly, afterMichy Batshuayi selected with Belgium at midday (elected best goalkeeper in League 1 by his peers) and Lassana Diarra (League 1 type team member) were retained by Didier Deschamps in the list of 23 players called upon to defend the colors of the France team at the European Championship in 2016, from Jone 10 to July 10 in France.
The coach revealed his group this Thursday night on the 8 o'clock news on TF1, which also shows the former Olympians Andre-Pierre Gignac and Dimitri Payet.
In addition to this list, Didier Deschamps has also given the name of 8 reservists attending the start of the preparation of the France team, before leaving after the filing of the final list to UEFA on May 31

23 Blues for Euro 2016


Goalkeepers: Benoît Costil, Hugo Lloris, Steve Mandanda.

Defense: Lucas Digne, Patrice Evra, Christophe Jallet, Laurent Koscielny, Eliaquim Mangala, Jérémy Mathieu, Bacary Sagna, Raphaël Varane.

Mid-field: Yohan Cabaye, Lassana Diarra, N’Golo Kanté, Blaise Matuidi, Paul Pogba, Moussa Sissoko.

Attacking: Kingsley Coman, André-Pierre Gignac, Olivier Giroud, Antoine Griezmann, Anthony Martial, Dimitri Payet.

8 reservists for Euro 2016


Alphonse Aérola – Samuel Umtiti, Djibril Sidibé – Morgan Schneiderlin, Adrien Rabiot – Hatem Ben Arfa, Alexandre Lacazette, Kévin Gameiro.

France's team program


Monday, May 30 - Friendly Match
France-Cameron
9pm, the Beaujoire Stadium in Nantes

Tuesday, May 31
Final list of the 23 players for Euro 2016

Saturday, June 4 - Friendly Match
France-Scotland
9pm, Saint-Symphorien stadium in Metz

Friday, June 10 - the first day of the group phase of Euro 2016,
France-Romania
9pm, Stade de France in Saint-Denis

Wednesday, June 15 - 2nd day of the Euro 2016 group stage
France-Albania
9pm, Velodrome stadium in Marseille

Sunday, June 19 - 3rdday of the Euro 2016 group stage
Switzerland-France
9pm, Pierre Mauroy stadium in Lille

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