World Cup warm-ups

Gallas saves France from defeat

May 30, 2010
By Soccernet staff
William Gallas proved he is edging back to full fitness with a second half equaliser as France battled to a 1-1 draw in Tunisia in their latest World Cup warm-up game on Sunday.

Centre back Gallas, who had been a doubtful starter for the World Cup because of a sore calf muscle, reassured coach Raymond Domenech by heading home a Yoann Gourcuff free kick on 63 minutes to save the ex-world and European champions from defeat.

Tunisia fought bravely, opening the scoring on five minutes ...

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