The France midfielder Blaise Matuidi told about what the opponent has brought France the most problems.
– The match against Argentina was the most difficult for us in this tournament. We understood from the start that Argentina is a great team, despite their difficulties in the group. Lionel Messi, Sergio Aguero, angel Di Maria and the rest of the players played a great match. The more valuable and the fact that we were able to defeat them, by showing the character in the moment when he lost the lead. After that, we were fully confident, and we could not be stopped on his way to triumph, – said Blaise Matuidi.
We will remind, the national team of France beat “albiceleste” (4:3) in the 1/8 final of the world Cup.
France – Argentina – 4:3 (1:1)
Goals: Griezmann, 13 (penalty) (1:0); Di Maria, 41 (1:1); Mercado, 48 (1:2); Pavard, 57 (2:2); Mbappe, 64 (3:2); Mbappe, 68 (4:2); Aguero, 93 (4:3)