Griezmann now overtakes David Trezeguet

After a first period without succeeding in making a difference, the Blues opened the scoring in Sarajevo thanks to a goal from the FC Barcelona striker Antoine Griezmann.

At the entrance to the surface, Thomas Lemar shift Adrien rabiot to the left. The French midfielder is all alone and center towards Antoine Griezmann at the first post.

The Frenchman takes a lead and sends the ball into a perfect angle to deceive Ibrahim Šehić. An opening of the score which delivers the French who failed to double the Bosnian defense.

Enough to allow in particular Antoine Griezmann to score his 35th goal with the Blues and overtake David Trezeguet to take alone the fourth place in the ranking historical scorers of the France team.

At 30, the FC Barcelona striker (89 caps) is getting closer to six lengths by Michel Platini, the former player who put on the tricolor tunic for the last time in 1987 on the evening of his 72nd selection.

Olivier Giroud, another part of the selection currently led by Didier Deschamps, occupies second place in the ranking of top scorers with 44 goals. It’s seven less than Thierry Henry, record holder (51 goals) in the jersey of the France team.


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