Coach of the France Corinne Diacre has been announced the Squad for Women’s World cup 2019 on the home soil. Big news is ommiting the Top scorer of Marie Antoinette katoto from the line up.
“It was a difficult choice,” Diacre said of her decision to drop the Paris Saint-Germain striker, suggesting she had placed the team’s interests first.
“Marie-Antoinette has huge potential. She is young and has plenty of time ahead of her,” she added.
If we look at the Diacre’s choice for world cup then its very surprise as they go with Lyon Stars Wendie Renard in Defence while Captain Amandine Henry in Midfield and Striker Eugenie le Sommer in squad.
France Women’s Team who face to South Korea, Norway and Nigeria in the Group Stage Matches.
Look at the list of 23 players called up for the Fifa Women’s World Cup 2019, which runs through June 7-July 7.
Goalkeepers: Sarah Bouhaddi (Lyon), Solène Durand (Guingamp), Pauline Peyraud-Magnin (Arsenal)
Defenders: Julie Debever (Guingamp), Sakina Karchaoui (Montpellier), Amel Majri (Lyon), Griedge Mbock Bathy (Lyon), Eve Périsset (PSG), Wendie Renard (Lyon), Marion Torrent (Montpellier), Aïssatou Tounkara (Atlético Madrid).
Midfielders: Charlotte Bilbault (Paris FC), Elise Bussaglia (Dijon), Maeva Clemaron (FC Fleury), Grace Geyoro (PSG), Amandine Henry (Lyon), Gaëtane Thiney (Paris FC)
Attackers: Viviane Asseyi (Bordeaux), Delphine Cascarino (Lyon), Kadidiatou Diani (PSG), Valérie Gauvin (Montpellier), Emelyne Laurent (Guingamp), Eugénie Le Sommer (Lyon)