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Mermoz has eyes on stellar season

July 25, 2014, 6:11 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France centre Maxime Mermoz is determined to nail down the No12 shirt at Toulon this season to help boost his international credentials. » read full article

Winger Fall targets France return

July 13, 2014, 5:40 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Wing Benjamin Fall hopes the opportunity to rebuild his career with new club Montpellier can force him into contention for a place in France's World Cup squad next year. » read full article

Barcella - Move to Toulon marks end of an era

July 4, 2014, 3:09 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France prop Fabien Barcella admits it is the end of an era after he moved to European champions Toulon from relegated Biarritz. » read full article

Saint-Andre: France can still be World Cup contenders

June 27, 2014, 3:38 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France head coach Philippe Saint-Andre insists France can still be contenders at the 2015 Rugby World Cup despite their poor results in recent months. » read full article

Saint-Andre: France will be "completely different" in November

June 21, 2014, 3:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Philippe Saint-Andre vowed that Australia will come up against a completely different French side when they meet again in November after the Wallabies wrapped up the summer series 3-0 in Sydney. » read full article

Saint-Andre satisfied with fair fight in Melbourne

June 15, 2014, 2:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France may not have troubled the scorers in Melbourne on Saturday but head coach Philippe Saint-Andre was satisfied with an improved display from the previous weekend. » read full article

Michalak: France made it too easy for Australia

June 8, 2014, 11:39 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France fly-half Frederick Michalak admits his side made it too easy for Australia in their 50-23 first Test defeat in Brisbane on Saturday. » read full article

Mach returns for France's summer tour

May 24, 2014, 8:10 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

He may have endured a difficult RBS 6 Nations campaign but Castres hooker Brice Mach has done enough to earn a call-up to the France squad for their summer tour to Australia. » read full article

France door not closed for Trinh-Duc

May 14, 2014, 2:41 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France head coach Philippe Saint-Andre insists the door is not closed on Francois Trinh-Duc, despite leaving out the in-form fly-half from his squad to tour Australia this summer. » read full article

Saint-Andre: France have to win in Australia

May 7, 2014, 6:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre insists he cannot underline the importance of Les Bleus' tour to Australia this summer enough having finished fourth in this year's RBS 6 Nations. » read full article

Chabal announces his retirement

May 6, 2014, 6:12 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

This weekend will mark former France international Sebastian Chabal's final professional performance and the 36-year-old is delighted to be bowing out on a high. » read full article

Saint-André bolsters backroom staff with Teulet appointment

April 28, 2014, 2:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Romain Teulet admitted he was surprised when Philippe Saint-Andr asked him to join his backroom staff as France's specialist kicking coach. » read full article

Szarzewski set to sit out France's summer tour

April 25, 2014, 11:51 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France will not be able to call on the services of Dimitri Szarzewski for their summer tour to Australia after the hooker had an operation on his ankle. » read full article

Kayser desperate to end the long wait

April 25, 2014, 11:51 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Benjamin Kayser may have missed out on an RBS 6 Nations title with France this year but the hooker is desperate to finish his season with some silverware. » read full article

Lagisquet to handle with care

April 25, 2014, 11:51 am sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France backs coach Patrice Lagisquet admits the current side need handling with care if the coaches are to get the best from their players. » read full article

Michalak returning to the fore

March 31, 2014, 5:40 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

As the season reaches the business end Frederic Michalak is returning to his best and former France scrum-half Pierre Mignoni is not at all surprised. » read full article

Michalak aiming for a World Cup place

March 25, 2014, 8:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

He may have missed out on selection for the entirety of the 2014 RBS 6 Nations but Frederic Michalak still has his sights set on next year's World Cup. » read full article

Saint-Andre has faith in France

March 22, 2014, 7:39 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre believes his side have what it takes to win the World Cup despite missing out on the 2014 RBS 6 Nations Championship. » read full article

Nyanga: France making progress

March 21, 2014, 7:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Flanker Yannick Nyanga believes there is reason for optimism among the France camp despite ending this year's RBS 6 Nations with defeat to Ireland. » read full article

Machenaud happy to keep putting in the hard work

March 20, 2014, 7:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Despite another gruelling RBS 6 Nations campaign, Maxime Machenaud insists he has no intentions of putting his feet up just yet. » read full article

Win a signed France jersey

March 19, 2014, 7:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Enter our Competition to WIN a signed France jersey as seen during the RBS 6 Nations! » read full article

Doussain relishing chance to prove himself

March 18, 2014, 7:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Jean-Marc Doussain and France might have endured a topsy-turvy RBS 6 Nations but the scrum-half is adamant he will be a better player for the journey he went on. » read full article

Huget bemoans bad luck after Ireland defeat

March 17, 2014, 7:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France winger Yoann Huget admitted that with a bit of help from Lady Luck Les Bleus could have so easily spoiled Brian O'Driscoll's party on Saturday night. » read full article

Devil in the detail for Saint-Andre

March 16, 2014, 6:40 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Despite admitting France are still a work in progress, head coach Philippe Saint-Andre believes things are starting to click into place after a narrow defeat to Ireland. » read full article

Saint-Andre proud of his France side in defeat

March 16, 2014, 6:40 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

French head coach Philippe Saint-Andre was proud of his side's performance despite going down 22-20 to Ireland in their final match of the 2014 RBS 6 Nations. » read full article

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