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SBI World Cup Preview Group D: France aim to overcome injuries and defend title


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  1. Karim Benzema, Ousmane Dembele, Olivier Giroud, Antoine Griezmann, and Kylian Mbappe.
    Most countries would be happy to have even one goal-scorer of their quality.

    Raphael Varane and Benjamin Pavard with Hugo Lloris in goal should keep all 3 of these teams at bay.

    Only if France under-performs on a tremendous scale will they fail to win all 3 games in this group.

    • Apparently Benzema left training with an injury today and is being evaluated. Losing him would be a big blow to France, If he is ruled out, France will lose is its best pure goal-scorer. Still, the front line is populated with great players who can torment even the best defense.


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