Decimated by injuries, the French football team awaits the return of its convalescents. Among them is Lucas Hernandez. The duration of unavailability of the defender of Bayern Munich, touched at the beginning of September, has never been affirmed with precision by his club. And if there was talk of a return at the end of October, beginning of November, three weeks before the start of the World Cup in Qatar, information from a German media, this Friday, came to cause trouble. .
Indeed, the former Atletico Madrid player could take longer to recover and not return until mid-November, according to information from the German television channel Sport 1. This raises questions about his physical form in a few days before the start of the World Cup.
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However, Lucas Hernandez’s entourage insisted on denying it in the evening. The image agent of the side or central defender assures that the latter is continuing « his recovery as planned and should be able to play again by the end of October », he told Agence France Presse on Friday his image agent. .
« Lucas is returning on Monday and will play with Bayern before the end of the month, » said Frank Hocquemiller, co-founder of image agency VIP Consulting.
The Blues begin the World Cup on November 22 against Australia. Major piece of the defense of the France team, Lucas Hernandez (32 selections) missed the last matches of the France team at the end of September against Austria (2-0) and Denmark (0-2).