Recently, coach Didier Deschamps bluntly criticized Argentina after its defeat in the 2022 World Cup final.
In the latest interview with Le Figaro newspaper, France coach Didier Deschamps bluntly criticized Argentina for “unacceptable events and attitudes” during the team’s victory celebration. football from Tango after winning the World Cup 2022.
“Congratulations to them, they’re world champions. But there were facts and unacceptable attitudes. I don’t have a problem with them jumping and celebrating, but the concept of respect. importance did not exist.”
According to the French coach, “no one deserves this” , especially star striker Kylian Mbappe, and although “there were later apologies” but “some situations went too far”.
Deschamps also praised France’s performance at the World Cup and despite the defeat in the decisive final, he was pleased with the tournament that Les Bleus did: “Although I know what we have lost , But that’s the way it is. You have to accept it. I have watched that final many times… The background, the emotions, the scenario without the presence of very important players… But I like the image of the French team,” the 54-year-old strategist explained.
“With my coaching team, we immediately felt that this team has real strength, despite the negative media landscape and the curse surrounding the world champions. injury, I always believe in my team,” added Deschamps.
Elsewhere, the French strategist also denied having a bad relationship with Zinedine Zidane despite the controversy that arose during the days when he announced his extension as coach of the French team until 2026. In that sense, Deschamps assures: “It doesn’t bother me that he wants to be a coach. Is there a rivalry between us? He has nothing to do with that and neither do I. so. I don’t see him as a rival. We know each other, there’s respect between us.”