Deschamps left the young duo out, despite being happy with the pair.
"Without his injury he would have been a serious candidate for the 23-man list", Deschamps said. But as it is muscular, there is a significant risk of further issues. It meets Peru five days later and closes the group stage against Denmark on June 26.
Thomas Lemar-who has scored just three times for Monaco this year-is more of a surprise after his drop-off in form.
"He plays the same way as N'Golo Kante". "And Adrien's performances with France are not at the same level as those he delivered with PSG this season".
Laurent Koscielny was another French player set to miss out on World Cup following his Achilles injury.
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Deschamps also named 11 reserves who won't be joining France's training camp next week but could be called up in case of injury.
Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema's global exile goes on - he has not played for France since October 2015 after being accused of involvement in a blackmail affair involving a sextape.
Reserves: Wissam Ben Yedder (Sevilla), Kingsley Coman (Bayern Munich) Benoit Costil (Bordeaux), Mathieu Debuchy (Saint-Etienne), Lucas Digne (Barcelona), Alexandre Lacazette (Arsenal), Anthony Martial (Manchester United), Adrien Rabiot (PSG), Mamadou Sakho (Crystal Palace), Moussa Sissoko (Tottenham), Kurt Zouma (Stoke City - on loan from Chelsea).
Goalkeepers: Hugo Lloris (Tottenham), Steve Mandanda (Marseille), Alphonse Areola (Paris Saint-Germain).
Defence: Djibril Sidibe ("Monaco"), Benjamin Pavard (Stuttgart, Germany), Raphael Varane (real Madrid, Spain), Panel Kimpembe ("PSG"), Adil Rami (Marseille), Samuel Umtiti (Barcelona, Spain), Lucas hernández (Atletico Madrid, Spain), Benjamin Mendy (Manchester city, England).