Didier Desamparo: Alexey Danichev / RIA Novosti
Head coach of France Didier Deschamps reacted angrily to a journalist’s question about the national team of Russia, given at a press conference ahead of the match 1/2 finals of the world Cup against Belgium. His words leads “CHempionata”.
“Translator, you are sure that the question was about the Russian team? I really have to say about this team? Well, I just don’t understand why I was asked to talk about the national team of Russia on the eve of the world Cup semi-final against another team. Don’t see the logic. There are journalists from France, Belgium, and other countries. Let’s move on,” protested Deschamps.
Deschamps heads the team of France since 2012. At the European championship held in this country in 2016, the team of coach won the silver medal in the final, losing to Portugal 0:1.
Match France — Belgium will take place on 10 July in St. Petersburg will start at 21:00 Moscow time. Another couple of semi-finalists included the teams of Croatia and England. Their meeting will be held on July 11 in Moscow at the same time.
Video, photo All from Russia.