Lucas Hernandez, defender of Bayern Munich, spoke at size in a press convention with the French group.
In competitors along with his brother Theo Hernandez (AC Milan) for the place of left defender, Lucas Hernandez stated to himself “proud” of such a scenario: “It’s a satisfaction for me to be in competitors with my brother. It is usually a supply of satisfaction to be collectively in a World Cup. I advised him that whether or not it’s me or him, I’ll be proud. Possibly even prouder if he’s the one taking part in (smile).” Extra typically accustomed to taking part in in central protection in a membership, Lucas Hernandez defined that he had not misplaced his bearings as a facet: “If I’m able to play left-back? Sure, after all, even when these days, I’ve been taking part in extra typically within the axis. However the final three video games with Bayern, I used to be used as a left-back. I really feel very snug in each positions. You might be reassured: I’ll give my greatest to defend this jersey.
Extra defensive than his brother Theo Hernandez, the Bayern participant may have the benefit within the eyes of Didier Deschamps within the competitors between them.
“I really feel 100%”
Injured in current weeks, Lucas Hernandez appears assured about his kind for the beginning of the World Cup: “I’m calm. The membership’s medical workers advised me that I may make it to the World Cup with out worries. (…) I really feel 100% to begin this competitors. No extra ache in my adductor.” And the Bayern Munich defender just isn’t afraid to expire of automatisms, having performed solely 4 of the final 15 video games for the French group: “I used to be absent primarily due to accidents however the automatisms are there. I do know my teammates completely, I do know what they need, I’m suited to this group.
Lastly, Lucas Hernandez spoke in regards to the standing of the Blues, who will defend their 2018 title in Qatar: “We have now a really giant choice, everybody is aware of it, with attackers who can rating at any time. However this isn’t sufficient. You additionally must be strong defensively. Favorites? We all know our strengths.”