France Olympic squad to be disclosed on the 22nd of May

The French Division 1 will finish on the 3rd of June with a probable  title decider between the top 2 teams Juvisy and Lyon. Then the preparation period will start and there will be 3 friendlies to warm-up for the tournament :

04/07 : France – Roumania in Orléans
11/07 : France – Russia in Beauvais
20/07 : France – Japan, Stade Charléty in Paris

I don’t think there will be any surprise in the squad as Bruno Bini has called up 21 players in 2012 and the 18 players should be picked from the following (except for injuries or unusual incidents) :

G (3) : Deville, Bouhaddi (both OL), Phillipe (Montpellier)
D (8 ) : Bompastor, Franco, Georges, Viguier, Renard ( all OL), Boulleau (PSG), Gadea, Meilleroux (Montpellier)
M (7) : Abily, Necib (both OL) ,Soubeyrand, Thiney ( both Juvisy), Bussaglia (PSG), Catala (St-Etienne), Makanza (Fribourg),
F(3) : Le Sommer, Thomis (both OL), Delie ( Montpellier)

The Olympic tournament will see France take on the USA Glasgow 25/07, North Korea 28/07 and Colombia 31/07 with the opener anticipated to be one of the most attractive tie of the group games stage.

Advertisements

About Sylvain

women's football fan since 1998
This entry was posted in International football. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s