FIFA World Cup 2022: FRA vs AUS: In the seventh match of the Qatar 2022 World Cup, the France vs Australia match will take place at the Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan at 00:30 IST on Wednesday.
France’s World Cup squad comes into the match as the defending champions of the 2022 FIFA World Cup. However, they suffered two major setbacks recently when reigning Ballon d’Or champion Karim Benzema and Barcelona striker RB Leipzig, Nkunku, were ruled out of the tournament. Les Blues will be looking to get off to a good start in their title defense.
However, their opponent Australia will not make things easy for them. Australia’s world number 38 World Cup team defeated Peru on penalties to qualify for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The Socceroos are known for their toughness. They will look to give their best against the World Champions. Australia will miss Martin Boyle.
FRA vs AUS: when and where: France vs Australia?
The important Group D match between France and Australia will take place at the Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan on Wednesday. The game has a start time of 00.30 AM IST.
FRA vs AUS: What is the venue for the France vs Australia match?
The venue for the Senegal vs Netherlands match is Education City Stadium, Al Rayyan, Qatar.
Key players for the game
Kylian Mbappe (France)
Paris Saint-Germain striker Kylian Mbappé is currently one of the best players in the world. The French striker scored four goals in Russia. He became the first player since Pelé to score in the World Cup final as a teenager. And now, France will once again hope their star boy does well.
Matthew Ryan (Australia)
Former Arsenal goalkeeper Matthew Ryan is obviously one to watch out for. Ryan has been absolutely brilliant under the bar for his national team. He will have to be at his best if Australia are to get anything against France.
FRA vs AUS: What is the weather forecast for the match?
The maximum temperature in Al Rayyan will be 28°C tomorrow. The minimum temperature is expected to be 19°C. The temperature during the start time will be 22°C. It is expected to be a sunny day.
FRA vs AUS: full squad of both teams
France: Hugo Lloris, Alphonse Areola, Steve Mandanda; Benjamin Pavard, Jules Koundé, Raphael Varane, Presnel Kimpembe, William Saliba, Lucas Hernandez, Theo Hernandez, Ibrahima Konate, Dayot Upamecano;
Adrien Rabiot, Aurelien Tchoumamen, Youssouf Fofana, Matthew Guendouzi, Jordan Veretout, Eduardo Camavinga; Kingsley Coman, Kylian Mbappe, Olivier Giroud, Antoine Griezmann, Ousmane Dembele and Randal Kolomuani are all in the squad.
Australia: Mathew Ryan, Andrew Redmayne, Danny Vukovic; Milos Degenek, Aziz Behich, Joel King, Nathaniel Atkinson, Fran Karacic, Harry Souttar, Kye Rowles, Bailey Wright, Thomas Deng;
Aaron Mooy, Jackson Irvine, Ajdin Hrustic, Keanu Baccus, Cameron Devlin, Riley McGree; Awer Mabil, Mathew Leckie, Marco Tilio; Jamie Maclaren, Jason Cummings, Mitchell Duke, Garang Kuol, Craig Goodwin.