Noel Le Graet, President of the French Football Federation, indirectly mocked the legend Zinedine Zidane and striker Karim Benzema, regarding the first approach to training the French national team, and the second’s recent crisis in the 2022 World Cup, before star Kylian Mbappe responded to Le Graet’s ridicule. with a tweet.
The President of the French Federation said in statements to Radio “Monte Carlo” on Sunday about Zidane’s approach to training the French national team earlier, before Deschamps’ renewal to 2026: I never met him, and we never thought of separating from Didier Deschamps.
President of the French Football Federation
He added, regarding the possibility of training French legend Zidane for the Brazil national team: I do not care, he has to do what he wants, this is not my business and not my work.
And about the recent crisis that occurred in the national team with Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema, he replied: Benzema resumed training after the end of the World Cup, and not before that. What is said does not matter, however, perhaps if Benzema had been present, he would not have played Jiro and we did not have many goals.
Kylian Mbappe, the star of the French national team and Paris Saint-Germain, expressed his dissatisfaction with the statements of the President of the French Federation, through his account on “Twitter”, tweeting: Zidane, he is France, we do not treat legends like this.