Kylian Mbappé ed a new goal in Blue, from the penalty spot. REUTERS / VIOLETA SANTOS MOURA / AFP / THOMAS COEX
In a one-sided match against a very weak Gibraltar (0-3), the Blues did the job, without shaking.
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Brice Samba (5): for his first in blue, the Lensois was, as expected, reduced to technical unemployment. No stops to make, which allowed him to contemplate the landscape of the Algarve. Only one small heat stroke for the 29-year-old goalkeeper, new number 2 in the hierarchy, with an abortive lob attempt from El Hmidi (34e). For the rest, nothingness.
Benjamin Pavard (5): the most experienced defender on Friday evening (48 selections) and again past Koundé in the duel on the right, he had, like all his partners, a quiet evening. Offensively, he tried to combine with Coman, with unequal success. Not far from the warning after a poorly controlled gesture on El Hmidi (40e).
Wesley Fofana for his first in Blue Friday against Gibraltar. THOMAS COEX / AFP
Wesley Fofana (5): also launched for the first time with the vice-world champions, he made a clean copy. In a more than favorable context, he was incisive, with good anticipation for the duels. Mobile and serious. To review