France suffered 'total failure' at RWC

2015-10-19 19:05

France's RWC was a "total failure", the country's rugby federation chief said after their worst tournament since 1991.

France coach booed after RWC humiliation

2015-10-18 07:56

French fans jeered coach Philippe Saint-Andre after their humiliating Rugby World Cup exit at the hands of New Zealand.

Reports of player revolt in French camp

2015-10-16 13:03

As they prepare to face the All Blacks, France are reportedly contending with a player revolt against coach Philippe Saint-Andre.

France plot another famous All Black upset

2015-10-12 16:44

With their backs to the wall, France are planning another famous upset against the All Blacks.

Picamoles back for France v Ireland

2015-10-09 12:45

No 8 Louis Picamoles will start France's Pool D decider against Ireland on Sunday as one of two changes to the team who beat Canada.

Saint-Andre takes after Sir Alex

2015-09-24 16:22

French coach Philippe Saint-Andre on Thursday told of his hairdryer moment during his side's clash against Romania.

Final a minimum for France - Saint-Andre

2015-09-15 14:31

France's Rugby World Cup will be considered a success only if they reach the final, coach Philippe Saint-Andre has said.

France to name Saint-Andre's successor

2015-05-06 20:40

A shortlist of eight has been drawn up to replace Philippe Saint-Andre as France coach.

Saint-Andre hints France exit

2015-03-16 19:11

Philippe Saint-Andre gave an indication that France's game against England would be his last match in charge of a Six Nations game.

Coach denies doping culture

2015-02-25 17:43

Philippe Saint-Andre has denied accusations in a new book that France were huge consumers of amphetamines during the 1980's.


France pay price for deep-rooted problems

2015-10-18 15:26

After their defeat at the hands of NZ, there is little to suggest France will quickly reclaim their status as one of rugby's top nations.

French deny revolt rumors

2015-10-16 14:58

France captain Thierry Dusautoir has quashed talk of a player revolt against coach Philippe Saint-Andre.

France urged to keep possession

2015-10-15 17:28

French coach Philippe Saint-Andre has urged his team to keep the ball when they face the All Blacks on Saturday.

O'Brien accused of assault at RWC

2015-10-12 15:39

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre has accused Ireland's Sean O'Brien of attacking Pascal Pape in the opening seconds of their RWC match.

Team tinkering keeps France on their toes

2015-09-30 19:27

Scott Spedding believes his French team-mates are enjoying the competition for places during the Rugby World Cup

Saint-Andre glad to avoid South Africa fate

2015-09-20 10:10

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre believes fans should be happy with France's victory over Italy and that they avoided a shock defeat like South Africa had.

France make 12 changes for England

2015-08-20 12:39

France coach Philippe Saint-Andre has made 12 changes to his team for the RWC warm-up match against England in Paris.

France advertise for new coach

2015-04-10 17:55

The French Rugby Federation has launched the application process to find a successor to incumbent coach Philippe Saint-Andre.

France ring the changes

2015-03-12 13:00

France have made wholesale changes for their Six Nations match against Italy following their disappointing defeat to Wales.

Saint-Andre remains upbeat

2015-02-08 14:00

France began their Six Nations campaign in stuttering fashion, labouring to beat Scotland at Stade de France.

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