Noves retires 'nauseated' by France firing

2019-10-14 20:59

Guy Noves, the most succesful French club rugby coach says that he is ending his career, in part because he still feels disgust at being fired by France.

French rugby federation ordered to pay sacked coach Noves

2019-04-08 15:06

The French rugby federation was ordered by an industrial tribunal to pay €1 million in compensation to sacked national coach Guy Noves.

Sacked France coach Noves hit with serious misconduct summons

2017-12-28 19:47

Sacked France coach Guy Noves has been summoned to answer a charge of serious misconduct by the French rugby federation.

Noves set to lose French job to Brunel

2017-12-22 08:24

Under-fire Guy Noves looked doomed to become the first French coach axed before the end of his contract.

Noves changes almost entire France backline for Japan

2017-11-23 16:25

France coach Guy Noves has changed six of his seven backs for the clash against Japan.

France unchanged for Springbok clash

2017-11-16 15:50

France coach Guy Noves named an unchanged starting XV for their international Test match against South Africa at the Stade de France.

Novès backed by Laporte

2017-06-25 19:11

Guy Novès has been given the backing of the French rugby president Bernard Laporte despite going down 3-0 to South Africa in their series.

Boks have closed disastrous chapter - Coetzee

2017-06-10 22:47

South Africa coach Allister Coetzee hailed the Springboks' resurgent form against France during their 37-14 victory in the first clash of a three-Test series.

Lopez drops out of France squad for SA tour

2017-06-03 11:32

Clermont flyhalf Camille Lopez will not join up with the France squad for their upcoming tour of South Africa, his coach Guy Noves has said.

France call up youngsters for Bok series

2017-05-29 07:48

France coach Guy Novès has recalled flyhalf Jules Plisson and added three young exciting talents to his squad for the three-Test Springbok series.


White: People don’t see how lonely coaching can be

2019-04-09 21:24

Former Springbok coach Jake White says rugby fans need to understand the intricacies behind top-level coaching.

French rugby federation ordered to pay €1 million to sacked coach

2019-04-08 14:38

The French rugby federation was ordered by an industrial tribunal Monday to pay €1 million in compensation to sacked mational coach Guy Noves.

Brunel replaces sacked Noves as France coach

2017-12-27 21:34

Guy Noves has been sacked as France coach after two torrid years at the helm with former Italy boss named as his successor.

What's gone wrong with 'directionless' France?

2017-11-24 07:53

Once known for flair and thrilling victories, the French national rugby team appears in dire straits.

Unchanged France deserve second chance - Noves

2017-11-16 21:47

France coach Guy Noves said his players deserved a second chance ahead of their Test against South Africa at the Stade de France.

Late France call-ups for Fickou, Boughanmi

2017-11-05 16:20

France coach Guy Noves summoned Toulouse centre Gael Fickou to replace injured Remi Lamerat for the autumn Tests with world champions New Zealand looming.

Boks await 'huge onslaught' from France

2017-06-16 07:23

South Africa coach Allister Coetzee expects a "huge onslaught" from France in a Durban Test that could decide the three-match series.

France name side to face Boks at Loftus

2017-06-08 16:15

France have made 11 changes to the side which last turned out in the Six Nations for the first Test against South Africa at Loftus Versfeld.

France bank on rookies for Bok series

2017-06-01 21:16

France will seize the opportunity to try out a number of uncapped players during this month's Test series against South Africa.

Vahaamahina back for France v Wales

2017-03-16 12:22

France have made one change for their final Six Nations match against Wales, with coach Guy Noves bringing Sebastien Vahaamahina back into the second row.

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