Didier Deschamps responded to Leonardo's criticism after Kylian Mbappe's positive coronavirus test.
In his first France start since March 2018, Anthony Martial assisted a goal and played a key role in another as Les Bleus beat Croatia.
After becoming the youngest France debutant in 106 years, Eduardo Camavinga knows he must keep shining with Rennes to get another call-up.
Croatia were unable to avenge their 2018 World Cup defeat to France, going down by the same scoreline in Paris.
Didier Deschamps named Anthony Martial and Wissam Ben Yedder up front for France's Nations League game against Croatia.
Kylian Mbappe has left the France squad after returning a positive test for coronavirus.
Hugo Lloris can see more confidence in Anthony Martial following his fine season with Manchester United.
Didier Deschamps has no concerns over Kylian Mbappe after a quick recovery from a blow to his ankle on Saturday.
France laboured to a 1-0 win against Sweden and Didier Deschamps knew they were not going to be brilliant in his new system.
Didier Deschamps was asked about Kylian Mbappe's fitness after the star forward hurt his ankle in Saturday's 1-0 win over Sweden.