Qualifying news

Ribery and Matuidi ruled out

October 4, 2011
By ESPNsoccernet staff
France's problems have increased ahead of their deciding European Championship qualifying double-header with Albania and Bosnia-Herzegovina with Franck Ribery and Blaise Matuidi the latest to be forced out of the squad.

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