Ikipe y’igihugu y’ubufaransa ikatishije itike yo kujya gukina umukino wa nyuma w’igikombe cy’Isi, ni nyuma yuko itsinze ikipe y’igihugu y’ububiligi mu mukino witabiriwe n’abayobozi bakomeye barimo na Perezida Emmanuel Macron w’ubufaransa.

France kugira ngo igere muri ½ yari yatsinze ikipe y’igihugu ya Uruguay, mu gihe Ububiligi bwo kugira ngo bukomeze bwari bwatsinze ikipe y’igihugu ya Brazil ibitego bibiri kuri kimwe (2-1).

Igitego kimwe rukumbi cyatsinzwe na Myugariro wa FC Barcelona, Samuel Umtiti ku munota wa 51, nicyo gitumye ikipe y’igihugu y’ubufaransa irangajwe imbere ya Didier Deschamps babona itike yo kujya ku mukino wa nyuma w’igikombe cy’isi.

Biteganyijwe ko ikipe izabasha kwitwara neza hagati na Croatia n’Ubwongereza ku munsi w’ejo, ariyo izahita isanga Ubufaransa kuri Final hanyuma tukabona kumenya uzegukana World Cup 2018.

11 BABANJEMO KU MPANDE ZOMBI:

France: Lloris, Pavard, Varane, Umtiti, Hernández, Kanté, Pogba, Mbappé, Griezmann, Matuidi (Tolisso), Giroud (N’zonzi)

Belgium: Courtois, Alderweireld, Kompany, Vertonghen, Witsel, Chadli (Batshuayi), Dembélé (Mertens) , Fellaini (Carrasco), De Bruyne, Lukaku, Hazard.

The French players celebrated with the centre-back after breaking the deadlock in a tight, tense semi-final

The Barcelona defender timed his run to perfection and Thibaut Courtois could not react in time to make the stop

Paul Pogba's face said it all as the tension was released in one moment with Les Bleus taking control of the game

As has so often been the case at this World Cup, a set piece proved to be vital with France scoring from a corner

Fellaini trudged back to the halfway line to restart the game as Didier Deschamps' side came together in celebration

Pogba (left) and Umtiti (right) danced their way along in jubilation before being mobbed by the rest of the French team

An aerial shot perfectly illustrates the angle of Umtiti's finish after he managed to get wrong-side of the defen

Eden Hazard was electric for Roberto Martinez's side and the France defence struggled to handle him going forward

Hugo Lloris was at full stretch to parry Toby Alderweireld's snap shot around the post following a Belgium corner

Paul Pogba put a ball through for Kylian Mbappe and the rapid striker almost latched onto it but Courtois gathered

Les Bleus lie in wait for either England or Croatia and will be formidable opposition for either team 

Deschamps embraced his central defender on full time after the French held off a late rally from the Belgium team

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