“I’m not a big fan of international football as they destroyed it,” said the Frenchman in the Daily Star Sunday. “Take Russia – once it was one country, now it’s 21.
“Yugoslavia was one and now is six. Then you add countries like Andorra, Faroe Islands and San Marino and suddenly three out of four games are of no interest.
“In club football you get to put the best players in the world together – that is justice.”