The lawn of New York Stadium in Rotherham is a small part of the Jardin des Bleues. They who played their 3 group matches there found it again this Saturday evening, against the Dutch. Beware of a summer in the form of monotony! The small 12,000-seat enclosure will be the scene of a much more determined match than the previous three.
If successful in a knockout game, against one of the best selections from the Old Continent, the Blues would simply offer themselves a reference match. The one they miss since the arrival of Corinne Deacon on the bench in 2017.
Les Bleues know the recipe
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