France Protector William Saliba has said that he expects the World Cup favorites Brazil Get out of the tournament “as soon as possible”.
Brazil and France have advanced to the round of 16 and if Brazil top their group as expected, the earliest stage for both nations could be the finals.
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Saliba told a press conference on Friday that he wanted to end his armory teammate Gabriel Jesus from the World Cup.
“He is a top player and he has done a lot of good things at Arsenal this year,” Saliba said.
“I hope he does well [at the World Cup] But to this day, I hope they get out as soon as possible.”
Facing the reigning world champion poland in the knockout stage of the World Cup on Sunday.
France are back in the round of 16 of a major tournament after reaching that stage at last year’s European Championship and the memory of their shock elimination Switzerland Will still be fresh.
les blues The Swiss were up 3–1 but conceded two goals in the last 10 minutes before going out on penalties.
“I think we were too relaxed against Switzerland,” antoine griezmann said at a press conference on Friday.
“When we were up 3-1 we thought it was over. In big competitions you find out that there are no easy opponents, it is going to be the same against Poland. Nothing is guaranteed, We will need to focus earlier.” last second.
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“We have to keep in mind that nothing can be taken for granted.”
France are yet to be awarded a penalty at this World Cup and Griezmann won’t say who will take them when given the chance at the Al Thumama Stadium.
“Who takes the penalty is very clear to us. But I will not give away.” [Wojciech] Szczecin Any idea, that’s already good enough. Let’s keep it a surprise,” Griezmann said.
“We are going to work on it today, or possibly tomorrow as today’s training session is open to the media,” he said with a smile.
The winner of the France v Poland clash will face either england either Senegal In the quarter finals.
Information from Reuters was included in this report.