Deschamps announced that Presnel Kimpembe will be wearing the armband in lieu of Lloris and vice-captain Raphael Varane.

Deschamps stated that “Hugo is still the N.1 holder” and added that “Monday Mike will have the chance to play time”.

After being in play against Ukraine in October 2020 in an friendly (7-1), and his tenure against Africa from South to Lille (5-0), AC Milan’s AC Milan player is the Italian champion.

Didier Deschamps promised rotation starting at the June rally. Four matches are scheduled in just 11 days. Lloris played all matches for France in 2021, so he is not accustomed to replacing his captain and goalkeeper N.1.

Alphonse Areola is the N.3 goalkeeper for the Blues. He has 3 selections. The last was in June 2019.