David Trezeguet has pulled out of France’s squad for the EURO 2004 qualifiers against Slovenia and Malta – just hours after earning a recall.

The Juventus striker was called in as a replacement for the injured Olivier Kapo of Auxerre. However, Trezeguet is still suffering from inflammation of the knee which has restricted his appearances this season

Trezeguet is replaced by Lens striker Daniel Moreira, the├┐25-year-old earning his first call-up to the national squuad.