Arsenal's William Gallas has pulled out of the France squad for their friendly against Slovakia on Wednesday.
The Gunners' skipper suffered a groin injury in his side's 1-1 Premier League draw with Blackburn on Sunday and is expected to be sidelined for at least two weeks and could miss the Euro 2008 qualifier with Italy on 8th September.
Paris Saint Germain midfielder Jerome Rothen has also withdrawn from the squad with a groin injury.
Coach Raymond Domenech has called up Manchester United defender Mikael Silvestre and PSG's Zoumana Camara for the clash.
France squad for friendlies against Slovakia: Goalkeepers: Sebastien Frey (Fiorentina), Mickael Landreau (Paris Saint Germain), Ulrich Rame (Bordeaux), Teddy Richert (Sochaux). Defenders: Eric Abidal (Barcelona), Jean-Alain Boumsong (Juventus), Francois Clerc (Lyon), Julien Escude (Sevilla), Patrice Evra (Manchester United), Gael Givet (Olympique Marseille), Philippe Mexes (Roma), Anthony Reveillere (Olympique Lyon), Bakary Sagna (Arsenal), Sebastien Squillaci (Olympique Lyon), Lilian Thuram (Barcelona), Jonathan Zebina (Juventus), Mikael Silvestre (Manchester United), Zoumana Camara (Paris Saint Germain) Midfielders: Jeremy Mathieu (Toulouse), Alou Diarra (Bordeaux), Lassana Diarra (Chelsea), Claude Makelele (Chelsea), Florent Malouda (Chelshea), Rio Mavuba (Villarreal), Samir Nasri (Marseille), Franck Ribery (Bayern Munich), Jeremy Toulalan (Lyon), Patrick Vieira (Internazionale). Forwards: Nicolas Anelka (Bolton), Karim Benzema (Lyon), Jimmy Briand (Rennes), Djibril Cisse (Marseille), Thierry Henry (Barcelona), Frederic Piquionne (Monaco), David Trezeguet (Juventus).