Stick or twist: how should Didier Deschamps treat France’s old guard? | France

Any attempt at drawing conclusions from this month’s international games comes with the obvious caveat that the players are quite simply exhausted. A grotesque saturation of games, fuelled by the footballing authorities’ never-ending appetite for competition and their complete disregard for footballers’ health, has resulted in an abysmal dip in the quality of play across the board. With next season’s non-stop 11-month football extravaganza looming large, the players can be forgiven for taking a breather.

In France’s case, though, there are other factors responsible for what was…

CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ON www.theguardian.com

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Latest posts