WORLD CUP RUNNER-UP LE BLUES SECURE A SMOOTH WIN IN EURO 2024 QUALIFIERS FRANCE and NETHERLANDS 4- 0
As the captain of the World Cup Runner-Up French platoon, Kylian Mbappe hit his first goal. After that, they began their Euro 2024 qualifying match with an easy win against the Netherlands.
France and Netherlands were last seen on the international football stage in 2022. They both faced Argentina in the same series.
After the world CUP Hugo Lorris, the former captain, blazoned his withdrawal, Kylian Mbappe took over the captaincy of the French team. The same trend was seen in the Netherlands section as well. Ronaldo Koeman took over as head trainer of the platoon. He replaced Louis van Gaal.
Kylian Mbappe's second goal vs Netherlands and fourth for France in the Euro qualifier. 🔥— ⚽ (@ElijahKyama_) March 25, 2023
Daley Blind on the floor. Jurrien Timber could not help it. Virgil van Dijk….pic.twitter.com/Z3Quii3VAL
France’s men’s national football team competes in men’s international soccer matches. The French Football Federation, the nonsupervisory body for French football, governs the group.
It competes in European crowns via UEFA and globally through FIFA. The colors and graphics are representations of the French flag’s red-white-blue tricolor and the French rooster. Les Bleus is the platoon’s conversational name( The Blues).
Since 1905, the Netherlands’ national football platoon has represented the country in international football matches.
The men’s public platoon is managed by the Royal Dutch Football Association( KNVB), the Netherlands’ nonsupervisory body for football, which is a member of UEFA and is governed by FIFA.
France’s coach, Didier Deschamps, faced a somewhat difficult decision when he had to select the player lineup without Wesley Fofana and William Saliba, as both were injured.
Similarly, the Netherlands team will also be missing Steven Bergwijn and Frenkie de Jong due to injuries, and Joey Veerman and Donyell Malen have substituted them.
The much-cheered New French team captain Kylian Mbappe played up to the expectations of his fans with two goals in the total of a 4- 0 spectacular victory against the team Netherlands. Mbappe, also called skipper, placed Antoine Griezmann as the opening player before scoring the third goal.
Lloris and influential center-back player Raphael Varane are presently separate from the transnational picture. Nevertheless, the French platoon eagerly looked forward to impressing in their first game since being defeated in the World Cup final against Argentina last December.
The platoon stood up to the prospects of the enormous fan following and did what was best. Nevertheless, the defeat was a smack in Ronald Koeman’s face, who was in charge of his first match since taking over from Louis Gaal when the Oranje entered the World Cup quarter-finals last year in Qatar for his alternate term following a first stint from 2018 to 2020.
The French captain Mbappe said it was great. They did not want to concede a goal, so the team was pleased. Mike prefers to avoid granting purposes.
It was his first time as number one, and he got a clean sheet. The French platoon prepared themselves well. They could not upset the supporters for this initial game after the defeat in the world cup.
Les Bleus managed to break the impasse in just two goals, Griezmann circumscribing off an awful move in faculty with an entwining blitz from Mbappe’s crossing inside the box. Then, without five players due to a viral disease, the Netherlands got off to a dismal launch.
The Netherlands captain Virgil van Dijk said if they were at a 2- 0 low after seven minutes of the match, it would be a tough job to ace over. He felt it was a shame, with 0 being their score in the game. The platoon started poorly and thus needed to catch up.
All they had was an opportunity to play with their best strategies and moves. It was tough for him to analyze the match as it started with a 2- 0, a shame.
Mbappe increased the score to 3- 0 in the following fifteen minutes, sliding the ball in from quite a close range after being transferred on by Aurelien Tchouameni.
Randal Kolo Muani, who began as a lone bushwhacker in the 4-3-3 configuration of the French team, also put up a good performance until the 76th minute when Olivier Giroud replaced him.
The French team also relaxed before actually flying to Dublin. Still, Mbappe stuck a cutter in the Dutch injuries by swaggering his way into the box before he unleashed a sonorous pass for goal number 4 of the game and his 38th in 67 appearances.
Mike Maignan, the top keeper since Lloris’ withdrawal, also saved a penalty. His move got fans wondering about all the possibilities of what could have been the case if he’d been in the World Cup final in 2022, which he, unfortunately, missed due to injury.