“My representatives and I deeply regret that no agreement could be reached, as requested, before the World Cup.”
“Following conclusive discussions with the leaders of the French team, the president, the coach and a marketing manager, the French Football Federation undertakes to revise, as soon as possible, the agreement on the right to the image that binds her to the players of her national team,” said the FFF. continuous statement.
The National Union of Professional Footballers (UNFP), the association of French players, has no further comment to add at this time.
The rift between Mbappé and the federation began in March when the 23-year-old first boycotted activities with one of the team’s sponsors, according to several French media outlets.
France will then play Thursday against Austria in the Nations Cup, followed by Denmark three days later.
CNN’s Arnaud Siad contributed to this report.