Mathieu earns France call-up

Valencia left-back Jeremy Mathieu has been called up by France for the World Cup play-offs against Ukraine next month, the Primera Division club have confirmed.

Last Updated: 28/10/13 at 11:36 Post Comment

Jeremy Mathieu: Valencia defender called up by France

Jeremy Mathieu: Valencia defender called up by France

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France face Ukraine in the two-legged play-offs on November 15 and 19 and Valencia announced on their official Twitter feed that Mathieu will come into the squad for the crucial fixtures.

The post said: "Mathieu called up by France to dispute the two World Cup qualifying matches vs. Ukraine."

The 29-year-old played his last game for France in the 3-0 friendly defeat by Brazil in June.

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