Corinne Diacre: France supervisor sacked simply 4 months earlier than 2023 World Cup

France captain Wendie Renard stated she wouldn’t play for her nation to protect her “mental health”

Corinne Diacre has been sacked as supervisor of the French nationwide crew 4 months earlier than the World Cup.

Renard launched an announcement criticising the French “system” and was joined by team-mates Marie-Antoinette Katoto and Kadidiatou Diani in a boycott.

The FFF introduced Diacre’s exitexternal-link and stated the scenario was “irreversible”.

On Wednesday, Diacre had vowed to hold on and denounced what she described as a “smear campaign” towards her.

“I’m determined to carry out my mission and, above all, to do France proud at the next World Cup,” she stated.

In their assertion, the FFF stated a four-person committee had been commissioned to look at the working of the nationwide ladies’s crew following criticism from Renard and her team-mates.

They stated the committee had “established the observation of a very significant divide between players” and added the fracture had “reached a point of no return which harms the interests of the team”.

“It appears that the dysfunctions observed seem, in this context, irreversible,” the assertion reads.

“In view of these elements, it was decided to put an end to the role of Corinne Diacre at the head of the French women’s team.”

The fee may even be tasked with deciding on a brand new head coach for France forward of the 2023 Women’s World Cup, which begins in Australia and New Zealand on 20 July.

France are in Group F alongside Brazil, Jamaica and Panama.

The FFF assertion additionally criticises Renard and the gamers for airing their discontent with Diacre on social media and asserting their boycott of the worldwide crew by their private accounts.

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“The committee also noted that the way used by the players to express their criticisms was no longer acceptable in the future,” the assertion reads.

Renard, who has made 142 appearances for France, stated on social media that she was taking a step again from the crew “to preserve my mental health”.

Team-mates Diani and Katoto later introduced they might now not play for France. Diani stated the “management” of the crew was a motive behind the choice.

Under Diacre, France haven’t reached a serious ultimate and misplaced to Germany within the Euro 2022 semi-finals.