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Saint-Andre's France ready to take on world

November 17, 2014, 5:09 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Philippe Saint-Andre insists his France side can rival the best in the world after Les Bleus claimed a narrow 29-26 win over Australia last weekend in Paris. » read full article

Saint-Andre impressed by France debutants

November 10, 2014, 5:08 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Philippe Saint-Andre insists the future is bright for France ahead of next year's RBS 6 Nations after a trio of debutants caught the head coach's eye during Les Bleus' win over Fiji on Saturday. » read full article

Lopez admits France chance all on him

November 4, 2014, 5:39 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Fly-half Camille Lopez insists how much he features this autumn is all dependent on him as France prepare for their first November international against Fiji. » read full article

Harinordoquy given hope of France recall

October 28, 2014, 11:09 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France head coach Philippe Saint-Andre insists veteran back-row Imanol Harinordoquy is still firmly in his plans after a strong start to the season. » read full article

Saint-Andre: New-look France will take shape

October 19, 2014, 6:39 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Philippe Saint-Andre is hoping fresh faces will inject something new into his France squad as preparations for next year's World Cup begin to take shape. » read full article

Saint-Andre sympathetic over Trinh-Duc setback

October 13, 2014, 6:40 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Francois Trinh-Duc will miss France's autumn internationals and could face a race to be fit for the 2015 RBS 6 Nations after suffering a broken leg on Saturday. » read full article

Machenaud determined to regain France spot

October 8, 2014, 6:39 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France scrum-half Maxime Machenaud has vowed to fight his way back into the squad for the autumn internationals next month, despite being overlooked for the initial 30-man training camp. » read full article

Dusautoir: All to play for at France training camp

October 1, 2014, 6:09 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Thierry Dusautoir has warned his France teammates that nobody is certain of their Test spot this autumn after Le Bleus convened for their training camp. » read full article

Saint-Andre eager to concentrate on basics

September 22, 2014, 5:39 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre insists it is time for his side to get back to basics as they target a return to the World Cup final next year. » read full article

France coach Saint-Andre calls for fighters

September 12, 2014, 5:09 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre has called for fighters as he puts plans in place to replicate - and better - their 2011 World Cup final appearance next year. » read full article

France prop Mas refreshed after break and eyeing World Cup

August 27, 2014, 6:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

Nicolas Mas insists he has come out the other side of a difficult tour to Australia and is adamant rest will be key to ensuring he reaches the World Cup at his peak. » read full article

Lancaster happy as World Cup team bases announced

August 26, 2014, 6:08 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

England head coach Stuart Lancaster has given Pennyhill Park a ringing endorsement after it was confirmed as the team's main training base for the 2015 World Cup. » read full article

Szarzewski raring to go after injury

August 22, 2014, 2:40 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France hooker Dimitri Szarzewski is champing at the bit to get back on a rugby field as he enters the final stages of recovery from an ankle injury. » read full article

Decades Past: France in the 1980s

August 20, 2014, 9:10 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

French rugby in the 1980s was littered with Philippe Sella scores and the winger unsurprisingly features on our list of the decade's best. » read full article

Samoan-born Tulou targets France call-up

August 9, 2014, 10:39 pm sourced from feedproxy.google.com

France could see their back row options boosted ahead of next year's RBS 6 Nations after Alex Tulou threw his hat into the ring for Les Bleus. » read full article

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

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