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The forward, who is asymptomatic, has left the national team squad and will not feature for the Les Bleus in their forthcoming Nations League fixture with Croatia in Paris on Tuesday, a match in which he was expected to form a forward trident along with Wissam Ben Yedder and Anthony Martial.

Castex, who is the mayor of the small town of Prades in southern France, had previously been given the delicate task of handling the government’s plan for exiting the coronavirus lockdown.

“On June 3, French army forces, with the support of their local partners, killed the Emir of al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, Abdelmalek Droukdel, and several of his closest collaborators, during an operation in northern Mali,” French Armed Forces Minister Florence Parly wrote on Twitter.

Paris Saint-Germain have been crowned Ligue 1 champions after the season was ended early due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, according to French publication L’Equipe, in a major boost to Liverpool’s Premier League title hopes.