Tunisia VS France / FIFA World Cup 2022 Match Summary
Tunisia VS France FIFA World Cup 2022. France won their 1st 2 matches in the Fifa World Cup 2022. But in the last match of the group, they lost to Tunisia. Following much drama & VAR involvement, France was denied a last-minute equalizer as Antoine Griezmann’s goal was disallowed by the referee for offside. Tunisia fought superbly. They defeated the defending champions, France by 1- 0. Yet Tunisia could not go to the Knockout Stage. Because Australia is in 2nd position in the points table after defeating Denmark. Australia has 6 points & Tunisia has 4 points only. France, though lost against Tunisia, is ahead in goal-scoring difference & thus ended with equal points to Australia.
France couldn’t digest their loss to Tunisia. The defending champions complained to FIFA about the cancelation of Antoine Griezmann’s goal. Qatar World Cup 2022 witnessed the cancelation of many goals & penalties with the help of VAR. That’s how France’s goal was canceled against Tunisia. France approached FIFA & claimed the referee unjustly canceled their goal. Complaints can be made to FIFA within 24 hours of the end of the match. France claims that the complaint was made on time. France lost the World Cup last time in 2014. In the Quarter Finals, they lost to Germany by 1 – 3. They were unbeaten in all the matches in the Russia World Cup. Now, France lost to Tunisia in their last Group Stage match. Before playing Tunisia, France confirmed their Round of 16 placement. So French coach Didier Deschamps changed the squad a bit. This proved to be costly for France.
Tunisia VS France / Final Score & Result
Wahbi Khazri scored Tunisia’s lone goal in the 1-0 shock victory against World Cup holders France, but the win didn’t earn Tunisia a place in the Round of 16 in Qatar with the defending champions. Khazri’s 58th-minute strike was only Tunisia’s 3rd victory in 6 World Cup tournaments, but Australia beat Denmark by 1 – 0 to eliminate the Tunisians.