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Mbappe: I'm not going to transform as captain

The Frenchman gave his first statements as líder of your selection

kyliam mbappe he was named captain of the France team a few days ago. The PSG forward is the main piece of “Le Bleu” and he showed it at the Qatar 2022 World Cup.

Mbappe is already in the concentration of the team led by Didier Deschamps, who will face the Netherlands this Friday for the Euro 2024 qualifiers.

“I am not going to transform as a captain. You have to use the bracelet in the best possible way”, declared the Frenchman before the clash against the Netherlands.

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“It's an excellent thing to be the captain of France. I am the captain of my country, it is something that cannot be avoided, ”he assured.

Deschamp's word

The French coach was satisfied with the decision and highlighted Mbappe's adaptation to the team.

“Kylian (Mbappe) has been used to being in this dressing room for a long time. He will not be alone, he has fit in naturally. The most important thing is that it is not an added burden for him", asserted the DT.

“That Griezmann was disappointed at the time is valid. But he stayed there, ”he assured.

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