Moussa Sissoko blamed lack of luck for France’s loss in the Euro 2016 final. But he also stated his teammates will be stronger because of it.
France, who played hosts to the Euro 2016, could not get a third Euro trophy. With Portugal shocking them with a 1-0 win.
Portugal were left with a huge problem, following the early exit of captain Cristiano Ronaldo.
However, the introduction of Eder proved to be positive. As the sub scored the only goal in extra time.
Speaking afterwards, Sissoko said: “There is a lot of disappointment and sadness in the locker room because we did a very good match.
“We had a lot of chances, we showed some great things in the game.
“Football is like that, we can show beautiful things and lose. We must digest this big disappointment, we really wanted to win this competition.
“It was a great adventure, a great competition at home. Our public has always been behind us.
“We lacked a bit of luck, we must accept it, we have no choice. We’ll have to come back even stronger.”