7 Jun 2014

France's Ribery ruled out of World Cup

7:22 am on 7 June 2014

The France winger Franck Ribery has been ruled out of the football World Cup in Brazil with a lower back problem.

Attacking midfielder Clement Grenier is also out, coach Didier Deschamps confirmed, adding that they were being replaced in the squad by Romain Schneiderlin and Remy Cabella.