LOSC Lille's Jonathan Ikoné scored on his senior international debut to help France to a 4-1 win over Albania on Saturday and keep the FIFA World Cup winners among the frontrunners in UEFA EURO 2020 qualifying Group H.
LOSC forward Jonathan Ikoné got his France career off to the perfect start, finding the net as a sub in Les Bleus' 4-1 Euro 2020 qualifying win over Albania at the Stade de France in Paris on Saturday night.
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Strasbourg boss Thierry Laurey conceded that Frankfurt, who won 3-1 on aggregate, were the better side in their UEFA Europa League play-off tie and hopes his side can emerge improved from their early-season campaign.
Strasbourg fell at the final hurdle in their bid for a Europa League group-stage berth, their one-goal lead not enough to make up for an at-times ill-tempered 3-0 defeat away to Eintracht Frankfurt in the return leg of their play-off tie.
The draw for the UEFA Champions League group stage was held on Thursday evening in Monaco, issuing a tough test for Paris Saint-Germain in the form of the competition's most successful club, Real Madrid.