Striker Karim Benzema, most likely, will not participate in the European championship 2016 about the blackmail Mathieu Valbuena. He was temporarily expelled from the national team.
About it at press conference was declared by the President of the French football Federation Noel Le Graet.
He said that the possible return of the player to the team depends on the results of the investigation, according to Le Figaro.
According to investigators, Karim Benzema was the intermediary between Mathieu Valbuena and criminals who were blackmailing him.
The player himself believes that this whole story is a misunderstanding. Karim Benzema said that he had tried to help Valbuena.