The Sun says he yelled a French phrase meaning ‚ÄėShut your trap‚Äô in the direction of Roy Hodgson and sidekick Gary Neville. He then put his finger to his lips.
Manager Laurent Blanc refused to condemn Nasri ‚ÄĒ who had been barracked by England fans.
He said: ‚ÄúThat‚Äôs between him and his detractors. That‚Äôs something personal.
‚ÄúThere are individual and personal reactions.
‚ÄúThese are things we don‚Äôt always expect.
‚ÄúI think Samir was happy to score a goal and play a good game.‚ÄĚ
Hodgson was unaware of the incident. He said: ‚ÄúDid he say that ? Not to me, he didn‚Äôt.
‚ÄúYou take me by surprise. I would say the opposite ‚ÄĒ the attitude of the two teams was very good throughout. There wasn‚Äôt aggravation on or off the field.
‚ÄúHad he said a few words to me in French, I could have replied.‚ÄĚ