World Champion France celebrated a victory in his first international match of the year in the last second. The team of National Trainer Didier Deschamp, in which Kingsley Coman and Lucas Hernández were in use from FC Bayern, on Friday in Marseille, defeated the Ivory Coast 2: 1 (1: 1).
Aurelien Tchouameni (90. + 3) succeeded immediately before the final whistle of the winner. Previously, Olivier Giroud (22nd) had achieved the compensation by head, the Africans had gone to the lead by Nicolas Pepe (19th).
At the country’s name debut of the Leipzig Bundesliga professional Christopher Nkunku, the teams started stormy and quickly played some possibilities.
Pepe used one of them as he saw himself in direct duel with defender Lucas Hernández from FC Bayern and surprised goalkeeper Hugo Lloris with a shot in the short corner. France quickly countered by Giroud’s header.
In the second round, it was clearly leisurely. Dangerous possibilities were hardly anyway, Tchouameni secured the world champion with his head counter after a corner the late victory. France tests on Tuesday (21:15 pm / Dazn) against South Africa.