Schneiderlin set for France friendlies with Portugal and Armenia

By SFC Media time Thu 02 Oct First team

France have called up midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin for their friendlies with Portugal and Armenia later this month.

As hosts of the UEFA EURO 2016 tournament the French will play teams from Group I in friendlies during the qualifying campaign.

Schneiderlin featured in both of France’s friendlies during the last set of international games, starting the 1-1 draw against Serbia.

The Blues will take on Portugal in France on Saturday 11th October, kick-off 7:45pm BST.

Didier Deschamps side will then play Armenia away from home three days later, kick-off 5pm BST on Tuesday 14th October.