The French national anthem was whistled this Wednesday before the meeting between the Blues and Tunisia, in Qatar, as part of the 2022 World Cup.
The meeting between France and Tunisia, the third match of the Blues during the 2022 World Cup, started with a false note. The “Marseillaise” was whistled by a part of the Stadium of the City of Education, in Al-Rayyan.
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The French national anthem had not undergone such treatment during the first two meetings of the Blues in Qatar, which suggests that the whistles came from Tunisian supporters. This episode reminds France-Tunisia 2008 at the Stade de Francewhere the Marseillaise had also been whistled before the meeting.
“That those who whistled La Marseillaise…”
Anyway, these whistles have angered Christophe Josse, the commentator of beIN Sports. « That those who whistled La Marseillaise know that they are not our friends! »cursed the one who comments on the Blues during this World Cup alongside Daniel Bravo.
As a reminder, the France team has already qualified for the round of 16 of the World Cup and will be guaranteed to be first in its group in the event of a victory or a draw.