Author of the equalizing goal against Colombia on Friday evening, the return to the France team, Eugénie Le Sommer jumped into the bars of her coach Hervé Renard, who kissed her on the top of the head.
For his first on the bench of the French women’s team, Hervé Renard began with a victory over Colombia (5-2), Friday evening in Clermont, in a friendly match. Led 0-2, Les Bleues completely reversed the situation in the second half thanks in particular to a double from the ex-banned, Eugénie Le Sommer.
A highlight for the 33-year-old striker, who hastened to celebrate her equalizing goal in the 56th minute in the arms of her coach, who responded by giving her a kiss on the skull. A gesture far from trivial.
The 87 and 88th goals of Eugenie Le Sommer in the French team ⚽️🔥
And Hervé Renard’s kiss for his attacker 🥰
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The Fox and The Sommer pic.twitter.com/fvnrDZrBMr
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“It was a small gesture to say thank you to him”
“I owe him my presence here. It was he who brought me back, I had to throw the ball back to him. It was a small gesture (to come and celebrate the goal with him, editor’s note) to say thank you for the trust. I was happy that we won for his first “thus entrusted Le Sommer at the end of the game.
“It has been two difficult years (…). It’s not revenge, I managed to show my qualities and that was the most important thing.added the Lyonnais who was shelved by Corinne Deacon due to disagreements, and to conclude: “If someone had told me ten days ago that I would have found myself here, with a victory, a goal, two goals, in this list, as vice-captain…”