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France will look to get their Nations League season off to a late start when they host Croatia on Monday.
Didier Deschamps’ side are bottom of Group A1 at half-time in the 2022/23 tournament. They have been very disappointing so far and risk an unlikely relegation to League B if they don’t pull themselves together soon.
France started with a 2-1 home defeat by Denmark at the Stade de France before drawing 1-1 with Croatia on Matchday 2. It was also tied in the last game, but it could have been a lot worse for the World Cup and Nations League winners: Kylian Mbappe’s late goal gave France a 1-1 draw against Ralf Rangnick’s Austria.
All is not lost for the Deschamps team. Victories in each of the remaining three games could be enough to take France to the final. But a failure to emerge victorious on Monday would certainly…