Coach Didier Deschamps said, “He needs to do some tests but it looks pretty serious. He’s a big black spot tonight.”
Sources told ESPN that there were fears Hernandez had ruptured his anterior cruciate ligament (ACL), although it was too early for a full diagnosis.
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France has already seen several key players ruled out of the World Cup to defend the title they won in Russia four years ago.
This report used information from Reuters.