In an interview given to Foot MercatoJérôme Rothen, the previous participant turned advisor on RMCgave his perspective on the way forward for the French staff.
Whereas the shadow of Zinédine Zidane hangs over the top of Didier Deschamps throughout this 2022 World Cup in Qatar, Jérôme Rothen has made his selection. In keeping with the previous participant of Didier Deschamps at AS Monaco (), the 2018 world champion coach should depart his submit after worldwide competitors: “I’ve a lot respect for Didier (Deschamps), for what he has executed. It’s laborious to talk for him. Logic would dictate that he leaves his place after the World Cup no matter occurs. He’s been there for ten years. He gained essentially the most stunning of competitions, he took the French staff to the ultimate of the Euro. I hope he may be world champion once more, and even when he isn’t, I believe he’s had his day. I believe we’ve got to maneuver on. (…) He ceaselessly marked the historical past of the France staff however we need to see another person.”
Rothen desires Zidane on the head of the Blues
In keeping with Jérôme Rothen, this another person is named Zinédine Zidane: “The logic is there with what Zinedine Zidane has made a membership. He has not taken a membership since leaving Actual Madrid, when he was requested. I believe he’s ready for the France staff. The France staff is the individuals’s staff. We should go within the route of in style momentum, it’s anticipated. Now we have to maneuver on.”
Didier Deschamps, who has been supported by Noël Le Graët, is out of contract with the French staff in December 2022. The outcomes of the Blues within the competitors will dictate his future, whereas, in accordance with The worldthe previous OM coach desires to increase the journey till Euro 2024.