France team striker Kylian Mbappé did not take part in collective training on Tuesday evening in Doha, four days before the quarter-final of the World Cup against England on Saturday, favoring recovery work, noted a journalist from “AFP”.
Kylian Mbappé absent from the collective training of the Blues. A withdrawal which however has nothing to worry about four days before the quarter-final of the Blues against England (Saturday evening at 8 p.m. in full in Europe 1 Sport). The 23-year-old world champion “works in the recovery room”, said the management of the Blues, referring to a “classic” situation two days after the last match.
Mbappé took part in the entire round of 16 win 3-1 against Poland on Sunday, around 100 minutes of play, during which he scored twice.
All the other incumbents took part in a light cleaning on Tuesday evening at the Jassim-bin-Hamad stadium, before leaving the substitutes to compete on a reduced field, with Steve Mandanda and Alphonse Areola in the cages.
Hugo Lloris, Jules Koundé, Adrien Rabiot, Antoine Griezmann and Aurélien Tchouaméni, the only Frenchman tenured in all of the first four matches of the World Cup, attended this opposition sitting on floor mats. On Monday, the players of the France team benefited from a full day of rest. They face England on Saturday (8:00 p.m.) in Al-Khor.