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Baptiste Desprez: “The Blues must reinvent themselves”

MAINTENANCE – The journalist retraces and analyzes the Euro fiasco, which mixes Karim Benzema’s late return, character management in the locker room and internal hiccups.

Fallen from a great height. On June 28, 2021, the French football team saw its dreams of a World Cup-Euro double reduced to nothing, after an incredible turnaround against Switzerland. The proteges of Didier Deschamps, so sure of their strength in Russia, in 2018, nevertheless had everything to imitate their glorious elders of 1998 and 2000. Journalist Baptiste Desprez, head of service at Figaro and specialist of the France team, analyze this fiasco in From the World Cup to the Euro. The secret story of a failed date (Hugo Sport), while the Blues meet Belgium in the semifinals of the League of Nations, next Thursday.

LE FIGARO. – What happened inside and outside the group of the France team so that it derailed at the Euro?

Baptiste DESPREZ. – There is not a main reason for this rout. It’s a multitude of small details that make them fail internally and in the field, to ultimately miss their date. Didier Deschamps

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