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Soccer-Pogba left out of France squad after testing positive for COVID-19

Aug 27 (Reuters) - Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba has been left out of the France squad for their upcoming UEFA Nations League matches after testing positive for COVID-19, manager Didier Deschamps said on Thursday.

Deschamps said Rennes midfielder Eduardo Camavinga was called up as a late replacement for Pogba.

France play Sweden on Sept. 5 and host Croatia three days later. (Reporting by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Hugh Lawson)

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