World Cup 2018 football match between France and Australia in Group B on 16 June 2018 (local time) at stadium Kazan ‘Arena (Kazan’).
France vs Australia World Cup 2018 Preview
It seems this is also a very interesting game to watch France v Australia go head to head in an start of tournament World Cup Group C that means a lot to both teams in their quest to go out of the Group C.
Coach: Didier Deschamps and Captain: Hugo Lloris
In this group France are one of the favorites to win the World Cup tournament this summer in Russia as they have tonnes of talent on their side. Les Bleus will be hoping to make up for their gutting loss in the final of Euro 2016 against Portugal by winning the World Cup 2018 in Russia.
Winners in 1998, Les Bleus have been an odd team to watch at the World Cup finals since their victory, crashing out in the World Cup group stage in 2002 and 2010, whilst losing 2006 final and most recently, exiting at the quarter-final stage in 2014.
Australia will be competing at their 4th World Cup tournament in a row. Australia’s best result at a World Cup was in 2006 when Socceroos reached the last 16 before losing to the winners, Italy, thanks to a 90+5 minute penalty from Francesco Totti.
Australia will take their chances of qualifying from the World Cup group but will face tough competition from Peru and Denmark.
France have one of the best teams in international football containing attacking options that would be suitable for any team in the world. France will enter the World Cup tournament as one of the favorites and shouldn’t struggle to win the group comfortably.
France qualified for the World Cup ahead of Sweden and Holland but surprisingly, scored just 18 goals in the process. Didier Deschamps prefers to start with striker Olivier Giroud (Chelsea) up top but due to his lack of playing time this competitional season, Giroud could struggle to make the team let alone the starting line up.
Alexandre Lacazette’s place in the team is also in danger after struggling with Arsenal. France’s attacking power is massive with players such as Ousmane Dembele, Kingsley Coman, and Dimitri Payet all not certain of a place in France’s squad.
The French defence will be protected by the likes of N’Golo Kante, Blaise Matuidi and Paul Pogba but Raphael Varane and Co. shouldn’t need too much help anyway. Hugo Lloris (Tottenham) could be seen as a liability and despite making plenty of fantastic saves, he is prone to making big errors.
There are such a significant number of players to look over, yet Kylian Mbappe must be viewed as France’s greatest danger. Mbappe is playing hugely well for Paris SG this season.
Mbappe is exceptionally adroit, unselfish and will be greatly quick to add to his first worldwide objective which he scored against Holland in capability for the competition.
Griezmann completed as best scorer at Euro 2016 and was France’s best scorer in capability with 4 objectives, close by Olivier Giroud. Paul Pogba has been Man United’s emerge player this season yet in the midst of bits of gossip about his association with Jose Mourinho, French fans will trust that all is well with Deschamps in Russia.
Australia will be at the World Cup finals for the fifth time in the nation’s history. Australia battled at the World Cup in Brazil, going out in the gathering stage in the wake of losing to Netherlands, Chile and Spain.
Previous Everton man Tim Cahill is 38 years of age however the Australian forward was instrumental in Australia’s capability procedure, scoring 11 objectives. There are numerous Australians playing in the English Premier League including Huddersfield’s Aaron Mooy and Brighton’s goalkeeper Matthew Ryan.
This group looks all around prepared to be the first Australia group to qualify from the World Cup bunch arrange since 2006.
Head coach: Bert van Marwijk and Captain: Mile Jedinak
Key players: Tim Cahill and Aaron Mooy
Jedinak’s cap trap against Honduras in the playoffs secured Australia’s place at Russia 2018.Aaron Mooy has been Huddersfield’s emerge entertainer this season and the ex-Manchester City man scored against Man United in Huddersfield’s renowned 2-1 prevail upon the Red Devils prior this season.
Tim Cahill is still in with an opportunity to play at the competition and Australia’s most noteworthy ever goalscorer could bow out of expert football at the World Cup.
France vs Australia World Cup 2018 Head to Head (H2H Results)
The meeting of both national teams (Head to Head) has been going on for 4 times, Australia one win, France two wins, one draw. The last meeting of both teams has been done in France in 2013 with a defeat australia with a score of 6: 0.
France vs Australia World Cup 2018 Prediction score
If viewed from the experience of the French national team of course more in the favor than the Australian team. In terms of FIFA rankings are also very different, currently France is in the order of 9 and Australia in the order of 36. So for the prediction scores of world cup 2018 football match between France vs. Australia is 3: 1 for the win of the French national team.