In the new season, Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Warren Zaire-Emery played excellently with 2 goals and 5 assists in 14 appearances in Ligue 1 and the Champions League. With the constant progress of a player who is only 17 years old Zaire-Emery had the honor of being called up to the French national team for the first time by coach Didier Deschamps for the EURO 2024 qualifying matches in November, against the Gibraltar and Greek teams.
The young PSG star is a key player in the midfield for the defending French champions and he was also appointed captain of the France Under-21 team coached by Thierry Henry earlier this year. And after only 4 matches with the U21 team, Zaire-Emery will have the first time joining Deschamps’ team for the final international matches of the year.
As quoted by Get French Football News, during the press conference, coach Deschamps shared about the decision to call up Zaire-Emery, the youngest player called up to the French national team since 109 years ago: “For those who Whatever he has achieved at club level, Zaire-Emery is here because of his inherent qualities.”
“What he has been able to achieve at such a young age demonstrates great potential and a maturity that has been established since he was just over 17 years old. This is clearly an important step for him in his career.” career, things are moving very quickly for him but I believe he is also capable of taking on all his responsibilities.”
Tuan Tu | 22:46 November 9, 2023