Frustration for France as Wales say their goodbyes

France coach Gilles Eyquem lamented the lack of a cutting edge in his team while the departing Wales players earned high praise from managerial mentor Jarmo Matikainen. Both spoke to UEFA.com after a 3-0 win for France in Haverfordwest.

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