the Mondial-2022 is already tomorrow
No time to think about it! Coach Didier Deschamps, whose contract runs until the end of 2022, must remobilize his troops for the next World Cup scheduled from November 21 to December 18, 2022.
It will first be necessary to qualify even if the Blues, with two victories and a draw so far, are already at the top of group D of the qualifiers, with four points ahead of Ukraine, which they will regain. in Kiev from September 4.
Three days earlier, the French will have welcomed Bosnia and Herzegovina in Strasbourg. And a third match awaits them on September 7, against Finland in Lyon, before closing the qualifications in November 2021 with two matches on the program (against Kazakhstan and Finland).
The ticket for Doha will be composted in the event of a group first place. In the event of an improbable underperformance in the qualifying group, the Habs will have a second chance to get their ticket, during the play-offs of March 2022 which will offer three places for Qatar.
Another appointment for Hugo Lloris and his partners: the “Final 4” of the League of Nations, in October in Italy. The Blues face Belgium in the semi-final in Turin on October 7, and hope to reach the final of the 2nd edition of this friendly event against Spain or Italy.
The program of the Blues:
+ France – Bosnia-Herzegovina, September 1 (8:45 p.m.) in Strasbourg, in qualifying for the 2022 World Cup
+ Ukraine – France, September 4 (8:45 p.m.) in Kiev, in qualifying for the 2022 World Cup
+ France – Finland, September 7 (8:45 p.m.) in Lyon, in qualifying for the 2022 World Cup
+ Belgium – France, October 7 (8:45 p.m.) in Turin, in the final phase of the League of Nations
+ Final or small final of the League of Nations, on October 10 in Turin or Milan, against Spain or Italy
+ France – Kazakhstan, November 13 (place to be determined, 8:45 p.m.), in qualifying for the 2022 World Cup
+ Finland – France, November 16 (place to be determined, 8:45 p.m.), in qualifying for the 2022 World Cup
+ Two friendly matches or play-offs in the 2022 World Cup qualifiers, from March 21 to 29
+ Draw for the group stage of the 2022 World Cup (date to be defined)
+ Four 2022-2023 Nations League matches, from May 30 to June 14
+ Two 2022-2023 Nations League matches, from September 19 to 27
+ World Cup in Qatar, from November 21 to December 18