The Frenchman will miss Les Bleus’ opening World Cup qualifier and is a doubt for the start of Tottenham’s Champions League campaign.
Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris is set for four weeks on the sidelines with a hamstring injury, the Premier League club have confirmed.
Lloris was substituted during the first half of Saturday’s 1-1 draw at Everton on the opening day of the season, with Michel Vorm taking his place.
Spurs tweeted on Wednesday that tests on the France international show he is likely to be out for around a month.
Lloris will to miss back-to-back home games against Crystal Palace and Liverpool, while he is also a doubt for September’s trip to Stoke City and Tottenham’s opening Champions League group game.
Following further assessment of the hamstring injury sustained by Hugo, we can confirm he's expected to be out of action for around 4 weeks.
— Tottenham Hotspur (@SpursOfficial) August 16, 2016
The 29-year-old was ever-present for his country at Euro 2016, but is now primed to sit out an September 1 friendly against Italy and the 2018 World Cup qualifier in Belarus.