France forward Ousmane Dembele has actually been dismissed of Euro 2020 with an injury, the French football federation stated on Monday, in a blow to the world champs’ aspirations.
Dembele had actually begun as a second-half replacement worldwide champs’ 1-1 Group F draw versus Hungary on Saturday and had an instant influence on their attack, however hopped off with an obvious knee injury.
“Ousmane Dembele had an X-ray at the Budapest hospital on Sunday night,” the FFF stated in a declaration, without elaborating on the nature of the injury.
“The recovery time is incompatible with him staying in the squad. After discussing with the player and [team doctor] Franck le Gall, [coach] Didier Deschamps has acknowledged that Ousmane Dembele is ruled out for the rest of the tournament.”
Deschamps still has other assaulting alternatives behind beginners Antoine Griezmann, Karim Benzema, and Kylian Mbappe, with Olivier Giroud, Kingsley Coman, and Wissam Ben Yedder in the team.
France is leading of Group F on 4 points, one ahead of Portugal and Germany and 3 aboveHungary They handle Portugal in the last round of group video games on Wednesday.