Gourcuff and Fanni called up by France

August 12, 2008
Yoann Gourcuff and Rod Fanni have been called up by France for the first time ahead of next week's international friendly against Sweden.

Gourcuff, who joined Bordeaux from AC Milan in the summer, and Rennes right-back Fanni were the surprise names in coach Raymond Domenech's first squad announcement since Les Bleus' Euro 2008 catastrophe in June.

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