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9 Lyon players in the France squad

Published on the 09 November 2006 à 19:14 by RB & SR

Nine Lyon players have been called up to the France squad to host Greece to the Stade de France on Wednesday, November 15. Nine Lyon players, including Karim Benzema...

Always more... Lyon players called up to Les Bleus. There are the usual suspects Coupet, Clerc, Abidal, Toulalan, Diarra, Govou, Malouda, Wiltord... but this time there is another new name: Karim Benzema, who after a handful of games with Les Espoirs, has been selected to play with the big boys.

France:

Coupet, Landreau - Abidal, Clerc, Escudé, Evra, Gallas, Mexes, Sagnol, Thuram, Diarra, Govou, Higuain, Makelele, Malouda, Mavuba, Ribery, Toulalan, Vieira, Wiltord, Anelka, Benzema, Henry, Saha.