I’m not interested’: Karim Benzema SNUBS Les Bleus suggesting that he has no intention of returning to France squad for the World Cup final – despite rumours circulating that Didier Deschamps could re-call the striker, amid virus crisis
- Karim Benzema has dismissed any claims that he may return to action for France
- Les Bleus could win their third World Cup if they beat Argentina in Sunday’s final
- And there has been much speculation of Benzema returning now free from injury
- But the French striker has snubbed Didier Deschamps’ side on his Instagram
Karim Benzema has extinguished any rumours that he could return to the French national side ahead of their crunch World Cup final against Argentina on Sunday.
Sportsmail reported earlier today that the Real Madrid striker had become incensed with how Didier Deschamps’ treated him, sending the 34-year-old home before the tournament began, after suffering an injury.
The French forward overcome that problem and many rumours have been circulating that he could be recalled to the squad to help France defeat Lionel Messi’s side to become only the third team in history to win back-to-back World Cup titles.
But Benzema has shot down those claims, posting a photo of him on Instagram looking rather unphazed with a caption that reads: ‘I’m not interested.’
More to follow…