Antonio Conte, Tottenham coach, makes a real declaration of love to his goalkeeper Hugo Lloris.
Despite a weak club record, whether in Nice, Lyon or Tottenham, Hugo Lloris was able to gain experience with the France team. World champion in 2018, winner of the League of Nations in 2021, and finalist of the 2022 World Cup. During each of these campaigns, the French goalkeeper was starter and captain of the Blues.
A track record that now commands the admiration of all. Including Antonio Conte, the Frenchman’s Italian coach. “It is also important after the World Cup to give these players some rest. On the one hand, I can understand their disappointment, but on the other, for the second time in a row, France reached the final. It’s a big, big achievement because this tournament is really difficult, and Hugo has already won the trophy.»
Before adding, according to comments reported by The team : «Of course, for him, it was a great chance to win the World Cup twice, and to do something extraordinary in his career. But at the same time, Hugo showed during this World Cup that he is a fantastic goalkeeper. He is the captain of France and I think it is a great achievement to reach the final.»