2022 World Cup: France starts title defense with thrashing of Australia

France started defending the title in the best way, beating Australia 4-1 today, in a game in Group D of the World Cup in Qatar, played at the Education City Stadium (Doha), which it even lost.

A Craig Goodwin goal, in the ninth minute, put the Australian team ahead, but the Gauls turned the score around in the first half, with goals from Adrien Rabiot, in the 26th minute, and by Olivier Giroud, in the 32nd minute. Kylian Mbappe, in the 68th minute , and Giroud, who scored twice, at 71 minutes, extended the French advantage in the second half.

With this result, France is isolated at the top of the Group, with three points, followed by Denmark and Tunisia, who drew 0-0 and have one point each, while Australia occupies the last position, without any point.

Source: Futebol 365 by www.futebol365.pt.

*The article has been translated based on the content of Futebol 365 by www.futebol365.pt. If there is any problem regarding the content, copyright, please leave a report below the article. We will try to process as quickly as possible to protect the rights of the author. Thank you very much!

*We just want readers to access information more quickly and easily with other multilingual content, instead of information only available in a certain language.

*We always respect the copyright of the content of the author and always include the original link of the source article.If the author disagrees, just leave the report below the article, the article will be edited or deleted at the request of the author. Thanks very much! Best regards!