France will have a trial against South Africa , Wednesday 30 March 2022. This International Friendly match will be held at Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Villeneuve-d’Ascq, kick-off at 02:15 WIB.
France have started their series of trials by beating Ivory Coast 2-1. This time, the team made by Didier Deschamps will try out another African team, namely South Africa.
When against Ivory Coast, France had fallen behind after conceding first in the 19th minute. However, Les Bleus were able to reverse the score through goals from Olivier Giroud in the 22nd minute and Aurelien Tchouameni in the 90th minute.
France last met with South Africa in the 2010 World Cup group stage. At that time, South Africa acted as the host of the grand event. France lost 1-2. France also failed to qualify for the knockout stages after finishing bottom of their group.
Prancis (3-4-1-2): Areola; Kounde, Saliba, L Hernandez; Clauss, Tchouameni, Pogba, Digne; Griezmann; Mbappe, Ben Yedder.
Coach: Didier Deschamps.
South Africa (4-2-3-1): Mothwa; Mudau, Xulu, De Reuck, Mashego; Brooks, Monare; Dolly, Foster, Shandu; Makgopa.
France win: 2
France goals: 6
South Africa win: 1
South Africa goals: 3.
4 Previous Meetings
06-22-2010 France 1-2 South Africa (World Cup)
07-10-2000 South Africa 0-0 France (Friendly)
13-06-1998 France 3-0 South Africa (World Cup)
11-10-1997 France 2-1 South Africa (Friendly).
Both Team Performance and Score Prediction
France’s Last 5 Matches (MMMMM)
08-10-21 Belgium 2-3 France (UNL)
11-10-21 Spain 1-2 France (UNL)
14-11-21 France 8-0 Kazakhstan (World Cup Qualification)
17-11-21 Finland 0-2 France (World Cup Qualification)
26-03-22 France 2-1 Ivory Coast (Friendly).
South Africa’s Last 5 Matches (MMMKS)
09-10-2021 Ethiopia 1-3 South Africa (World Cup Qualification)
12-10-2021 South Africa 1-0 Ethiopia (World Cup Qualification)
11-11-2021 South Africa 1-0 Zimbabwe (World Cup Qualification)
14-11-2021 Ghana 1-0 South Africa (World Cup Qualification)
24-03-2022 South Africa 0-0 Guinea (Friendly).
Predicted final score: France 2-0 South Africa.