BREAKING: Ribery out of World Cup



France have confirmed that Bayern Munich attacker Frank Ribery would not feature in the World Cup, slated for Brazil. Information Nigeria understands.

A source spoke to our writer via twitter, explaining that during a training run session today, the Winger stopped running then began limping.

The manager then confirmed ” Ribery cannot train; he cannot play ”

It would come as a shocking news for France supporters who had tipped the Bayern talisman for a successful outing in the competition.

Also a big shame for the Player, who was disliked by the faithful but rapidly winning admirers for an improved attitude on the pitch.

Now Antoine Griezmann of Real Sociedad is in contention to take his place in the starting eleven.

France have also called Remy Cabella and Morgan Schneiderlin.