Payet was one of France’s stars at Euro 2016, when they reached the final before losing to Portugal.
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Marseille star Dimitri Payet was left out of France's World Cup squad announced by coach Didier Deschamps Thursday, ending a miserable 24 hours for the playmaker.The former West Ham United player was forced off with a hamstring injury in the first half of Marseille's Europa League final defeat against Atletico Madrid Wednesday, and that fitness doubt persuaded Deschamps to leave him out.Elsewhere, Manchester City left-back Benjamin Mendy was called up despite having hardly featured for Pep Guardiola's side since returning from a serious knee injury.
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