Take a look at the players Fabien Galthie has assembled for this campaign

France Autumn Nations Cup Squad 2020

France showed huge improvements in the Six Nations under new coach Fabien Galthie, only missing out on the title on points difference.

Next on the agenda is the Autumn Nations Cup, which runs from 13 November to 6 December.

France’s opening fixture against Fiji was cancelled due to cases of Covid-19 in the Fiji team, but here is their team to play Scotland at BT Murrayfield…

France Team to Play Scotland – Sunday 22 November

Thomas Ramos; Teddy Thomas, Virimi Vakatawa, Gael Fickou, Vincent Rattez; Matthieu Jalibert, Antoine Dupont; Jean-Baptiste Gros, Camille Chat, Demba Bamba, Bernard le Roux, Romain Taofifenua, Dylan Cretin, Charles Ollivon (captain), Gregory Alldritt.

Replacements: Julien Marchand, Cyril Baille, Mohamed Haouas, Paul Willemse, Cameron Woki, Baptiste Couilloud, Louis Carbonel, Arthur Vincent.

France Autumn Nations Cup Squad 2020

Forwards

Dorian Aldegheri
Gregory Alldritt
Cyril Baille
Demba Bamba
Teddy Baubigny
Cyril Cazeaux
Camille Chat
Dylan Cretin
Jean-Baptiste Gros
Mohamed Haouas
Bernard Le Roux
Julien Marchand
Charles Ollivon
Romain Taofifenua
Paul Willemse
Cameron Woki

Backs 

Anthony Bouthier
Baptiste Couilloud
Julien Delbouis
Antoine Dupont
Gael Fickou
Romain Ntamack
Thomas Ramos
Vincent Rattez
Arthur Retiere
Virimi Vakatawa
Gabin Villiere
Arthur Vincent

France Autumn Nations Cup Fixtures 2020

Dates, kick-off times and TV details for France’s four Autumn Nations Cup matches…

Round One

Sunday 15 Nov, France v Fiji CANCELLED due to Covid cases in Fiji squad, France awarded 28-0 win

Round Two

Sunday 22 Nov, Scotland 15-22 France Related: Matthieu Jalibert scores rare drop-goal

Round Three

Saturday 28 Nov, France v Italy, 8.10pm, TBC Live on Amazon Prime (UK) & Premier Sports (Republic of Ireland)

Finals Weekend

Saturday 5 Dec/Sunday 6 Dec, France v TBD Live on Amazon Prime (UK)

Head here for the full Autumn Nations Cup fixtures list.

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