Kylian Mbappe missed France training just four days before their big World Cup quarter-final clash against England. The tournament’s five-goal top scorer was missing from training last night after complaining of a niggling ankle injury.
Now his absence has sparked fears in the French camp that he could miss Saturday’s game against England, but it has been the best news for England supporters so far and especially for Kyle Walker
However, According to the French FA, he did not take part due to ongoing recovery work. But the other France stars who played in their last 16 win over Poland did take part in training, including Olivier Giroud, who scored against Poland.
The Three Lions have a strong defensive unit. The likes of Harry Maguire and John Stones look in great form. Hence, Didier Deschamps will need his superstar for the last-eight encounter.
England beat Senegal 3-0 to book their place in the World Cup quarter-final. Jordan Henderson, Harry Kane and Bukayo Saka scored as the Three Lions delivered a stellar showing.
The blockbuster match and possibly the match of the tournament between England and the defending champions will take place on Saturday.