Koscielny pulls out of France squad

  • Last Updated: August 14 2012, 7:27 BST

Defender Laurent Koscielny has pulled out of the France squad to play Uruguay because of the calf injury sustained in Arsenal's friendly win over Cologne.

Laurent Koscielny: Out with calf injury

Koscielny was given permission to miss Wednesday's friendly international and return to London after tests at the France training camp on Monday revealed the problem.

Coach Didier Deschamps will not call up a replacement for the match in Le Havre, the former Chelsea midfielder's first at the helm.