Official: William Howard has left the France group

Photo credit: Guillaume Poumarede

The French Basketball Federation (FFBB) has confirmed that William Howard is leaving the French men’s team, as announced this Thursday evening.

As announced Thursday evening, William Howard left the France group this Thursday evening after the victory of the Blues against Belgium (90-71). The French Basketball Federation (FFBB) made the news official this Friday afternoon. The future winger of Joventut Badalone will therefore not be selected for the two qualifying matches for the 2023 World Cup, August 24 against Czechia then August 27 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and probably not for EuroBasket 2022 in stride. .

Regarding the final composition of the France team for the official matches, coach Vincent Collet is awaiting news from Andrew Albicy and Moustapha Fall, who are treating their respective injuries.

The 12 players currently in the France squad:

  • Position 1: Thomas Heurtel
  • 1/2: Theo Maledon
  • 2/1: Elie Okobo
  • 2/3: Evan Fournier and Isaia Cordinier
  • 3/2: Timothé Luwawu-Cabarrot and Terry Tarpey
  • 4: Guerschon Yabusele and Amath M’Baye
  • 5/4: Vincent Poirier
  • 5: Rudy Gobert and Mouhammadou Jaiteh


August 19, 2022 at 3:26 am

Who wrote this paper?

Gabriel Pantel Jouve


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