Final warm-up before the real football extravaganza!
The World champions are in pole position to become European champions as well. After the gold medal from the last World Cup in Russia 2018, the France national team continued to perform in every game. The French are going to play in Group F alongside Germany, Hungary, and Portugal. Even though it’s a tough group, the Blues are absolutely determined to end at the top of the group.
So in tonight’s match, Bulgaria will be their sparring partner in the last friendly match before the UEFA Euro tournament.
France is a great football nation, with a big football tradition, and absolutely amazing football players. So there is no doubt for Didier Deschamps that every French citizen is expecting the trophy from the upcoming tournament. In the last friendly game against Wales, France won the match 3:0 and showed great football knowledge and confidence once again. So tonight's friendly match against Bulgaria will be the final warm-up before the UEFA Euro 2021, where the Deschamps crew will make some final moves in terms of placing the focus on the challenges ahead.
Bulgaria’s national team is still in the process of development. They are working on teaming up their best talent, and try to make a competitive squad. Yasen Petrov knows that matches like this are a great opportunity to learn and improve. Especially his younger players will be very motivated to play against some of the best football players in the world. As a result of this great experience, they will develop confidence and a competitive spirit in future games. That’s why tonight is an excellent chance to make some progress and enjoy the game of football for the whole Bulgarian squat.
So turn your screen on, and enjoy the last preparation match before the start of the UEFA Euro 2021, and also witness the World champion's football skillfulness.