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Evra ready to battle for place

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Patrice Evra admits he still does not expect a spot in the France starting XI despite having just won the Champions League and English Premier League with Manchester United.

The 27-year-old left the Red Devils´ double celebrations to join up with Raymond Domenech´s provisional 30-man squad as they prepare to face Italy, Holland and Romania in the group stage at Euro 2008.

"I´m not going to expect a place in the starting XI just because I´m a European champion," Evra told a press conference at the France national team camp.

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