The 2006 runners-up are regularly knocked by fans, former players and even politicians and the Chelsea winger says some players are unable to relax on the field because of the negative publicity.
In training: Florent Malouda admits France are feeling the pressure
'There's a lot of expectation. It can touch the players and affect the way they play,' said Malouda.
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