Deschamps is accused of omitting Benzema and Ben Arfa because of their foreign roots.
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Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema said he was denied the chance to play for France in the Euro 2016 this month because of his Algerian origins.The French Football Federation denied the accusation, but Benzema's comments, published just nine days before France hosts the tournament, have deepened a row about alleged racism in a national team once seen as a model for ethnic integration.The two have a long-standing rivalry since the mid-1990s when Deschamps replaced Cantona as France's captain and led the team to World Cup and Euro successes in 1998 and 2000 .A successful striker for Real Madrid, Benzema has often failed to excel for the national team, scoring 27 goals in 81 games at international level.
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