The France team did the hardest part of this World Cup. Victorious against Denmark (2-1), the Blues ensured their qualification for the round of 16 after a very lively end to the game. A scenario in which Olivier Giroud did not participate, he who was released at the hour mark and replaced by Marcus Thuram.
While the Milan striker seemed to have suffered, in the first period, on a big sole from Andreas Cornelius on his right ankle (23rd), Giroud admitted that his exit was not due to an ankle injury. “I didn’t go out because of my ankle injuryassured the AC Milan striker after the meeting, in The Team. It’s a choice of the coach, I had run a lot too. The coach thought Marcus could bring more energy“.