France head coach Philippe Saint-André has named his 31-man squad for the World Cup, with François Trinh-Duc one glaring omission.
Dimitri Szarzewski will captain France for the first time in Saturday's Rugby World Cup warm-up clash against England.
France skipper Thierry Dusautoir has been left out of a 25-man squad for Saturday's match against England due to injury.
Thierry Dusautoir is expected to miss France's opening World Cup warm-up clash with England after picking up a knee injury.
Alexandre Dumoulin is desperately trying to make up for lost time as he aims to make France's World Cup squad.
Rémi Lamerat believes a five-day break between training camps will do France plenty of good after some tough sessions.
France are stepping up their fitness training at this week's camp in Tignes as they bid to be in peak condition for the Rugby World Cup....
Philippe Saint-André will announce his final World Cup squad on August 23 despite an FFR agreement to announce it a week earlier.
France have qualified for 2016's Rio Olympics after winning the final of the Rugby Europe Grand Prix 7s Series in Exeter on Sunday.
France opened their U20 World Championship with a hardfought 19-10 win over Wales to move top of Pool A.
England will look to make it three wins in a row at the World Rugby U20 Championship but they face stiff competition.
Sir Clive Woodward is one of the eight people on the shortlist to become the next France coach according to L'Equipe.
Paris will join the stellar line-up of new global destinations for 2015/16 World Rugby Sevens Series cycle, it was confirmed on Friday....
Guy Novès is being tipped to take over as the next France coach having overtaken Raphael Ibanez as favourite for the job.
Guy Novès has hinted that he could be enticed by the French job as one of the leading candidates to replace Philippe Saint-André.
Racing Metro coaching duo Laurent Labit and Laurent Travers have poured cold water on rumours linking them to France's coaching job.
The French Federation have launched a call for bids to become the next France head coach and succeed Philippe Saint-André.