Antoine Griezmann, the star of Atletico Madrid, managed to reach his 41st international goal, becoming the fourth historical scorer for the national team, after scoring a double against Finland, during the meeting that is currently gathering them at the “France” stadium, in the sixth round of Group D, in European qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.
Griezmann scored the double of the French national team against Finland, in the 25th and 53rd minutes of the match, to reach his 41st goal, equal with former star Michel Platini as the fourth historical scorer.
Thierry Henny is France’s top scorer with 51 goals, then AC Milan striker Olivier Giroud with 46 goals.
France leads the standings of the fourth group of European qualifiers for the World Cup with 9 points from 5 matches collected from 2 wins and 3 draws.
On the other hand, Finland is in second place in the standings with 5 points, but has played only 3 matches, achieving one victory and two draws.
The French national team started the match with the following formation:
Defense: Varane, Kimpembe, Zouma.
Midfield: Theo Hernandez, Rabiot, Pogba, Dubois.
Attack: Griezmann, Martial and Benzema.