Borussia Moenchengladbach striker Marcus Thuram and Monaco defender Axel Disasi have been named in France’s World Cup squad, the French federation (FFF) said on Monday.
Thuram, 25, is the 26th player on the list for the World Cup in Qatar, where France will seek to retain the title.
Disasi was called up after Paris Saint-Germain defender Presnel Kimpembe was ruled out with a hamstring injury, the FFF said.
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See the list for France:
goalkeepers: Alphonse Areola, Hugo Lloris, Steve Mandanda
defenders: Lucas Hernandez, Theo Hernandez, Axel Disasi, Ibrahima Konate, Jules Kounde, Benjamin Pavard, William Saliba, Dayot Upamecano, Raphael Varane
Midfielders: Eduardo Camavinga, Youssouf Fofana, Matteo Guendouzi, Adrien Rabiot, Aurelien Tchouameni, Jordan Veretout
Attackers: Karim Benzema, Kingsley Coman, Ousmane Dembele, Olivier Giroud, Antoine Griezmann, Kylian Mbappe, Christopher Nkunku, Marcus Thuram
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