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#France

# france - Friday 16 April, 2021

Ireland find cohesion in time for France face-off with Six Nations title decider on the line
# Preview
# Preview

Ireland find cohesion in time for France face-off with Six Nations title decider on the line

Fri 5:08 PM 54 Views 0 Comments

Adam Griggs’ side welcome the French to Energia Park this afternoon.

What can Ireland expect from France in their Six Nations showdown in Dublin?
# Challenge
# Challenge

What can Ireland expect from France in their Six Nations showdown in Dublin?

Fri 4:50 PM 2,899 Views 0 Comments

The winner of tomorrow’s clash in Dublin will advance into the final against England.

# france - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

20-year-old Wall's dominant display underlines her potential for Ireland
# Analysis
# Analysis

20-year-old Wall's dominant display underlines her potential for Ireland

Tue 7:30 PM 6,935 Views 3 Comments

The Munster flanker was superb in last weekend’s big win over Wales.

# france - Monday 12 April, 2021

France hooker out until June with broken tibia
# Sidelined
# Sidelined

France hooker out until June with broken tibia

Mon 11:14 PM 8,961 Views 1 Comment

Camille Chat will be sidelined for up to two months with a leg injury suffered in Racing 92′s European Champions Cup loss.

Ireland v France clash set to go ahead with government exemption
# Quarantine
# Quarantine

Ireland v France clash set to go ahead with government exemption

Updated Apr 12th 2021, 10:30 PM 9,030 Views 4 Comments

France is being added to the government’s quarantine list on Thursday.

One dead, one injured in Paris hospital shooting
# Fatality
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# Fatality

One dead, one injured in Paris hospital shooting

Updated Apr 12th 2021, 3:40 PM 26,481 Views 13 Comments

One person has died and another is injured.

# france - Saturday 10 April, 2021

French police bust 100 people breaking Covid restrictions in underground restaurant
# French Police
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# French Police

French police bust 100 people breaking Covid restrictions in underground restaurant

Apr 10th 2021, 5:00 PM 24,152 Views 21 Comments

Participants were shown enjoying caviar and champagne at the event costing €220 per person.

# france - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

France announces three-week school closure and domestic travel ban
# Macron
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# Macron

France announces three-week school closure and domestic travel ban

Mar 31st 2021, 9:30 PM 33,868 Views 51 Comments

The move is a departure from the French government’s recent policy which has focused on regionalised restrictions.

# france - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

7s star Murphy Crowe backed to 'tear it up' in Ireland's Six Nations campaign
# Prolific
# Prolific

7s star Murphy Crowe backed to 'tear it up' in Ireland's Six Nations campaign

Mar 30th 2021, 4:30 PM 5,528 Views 1 Comment

The Tipperary woman has been a ruthless try-scorer on the World Sevens Series.

# france - Monday 29 March, 2021

Finn Russell given three-match ban over red card against France
# Crime And Punishment
# Crime And Punishment

Finn Russell given three-match ban over red card against France

Mar 29th 2021, 8:28 PM 7,620 Views 9 Comments

The out-half was dismissed late in the second half at the Stade de France.

# france - Sunday 28 March, 2021

France beat Kazakhstan - Spain do an Aiden McGeady in Georgia
# Much Success
# Much Success

France beat Kazakhstan - Spain do an Aiden McGeady in Georgia

Updated Mar 28th 2021, 7:01 PM 8,651 Views 2 Comments

There was also a thumping 8-0 win for Denmark against Moldova.

# france - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Gregor Townsend hails Scotland spirit after ending long wait for win in France

Gregor Townsend hails Scotland spirit after ending long wait for win in France

Mar 27th 2021, 11:16 AM 4,474 Views 4 Comments

Scotland had not claimed an away victory over France since 1999.

# france - Friday 26 March, 2021

Scotland win at the death against France as Wales claim Six Nations title
# Drama
# Drama

Scotland win at the death against France as Wales claim Six Nations title

Mar 26th 2021, 10:07 PM 50,518 Views 47 Comments

Scotland won 27-23 at the Stade de France while Wales become Six Nations champions. Ireland finish third.

# france - Thursday 25 March, 2021

'It’s beginning to hack me off' – Hogg hurt by France's trophy talk
# Grand Finale
# Grand Finale

'It’s beginning to hack me off' – Hogg hurt by France's trophy talk

Mar 25th 2021, 5:53 PM 10,518 Views 3 Comments

Scotland can secure their highest-ever Six Nations finish with an eight-point win over Les Bleus.

# france - Monday 22 March, 2021

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims
# IKEA
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# IKEA

Ikea's French subsidiary goes on trial over illegal spying claims

Mar 22nd 2021, 1:51 PM 13,504 Views 0 Comments

Trade unions reported the furniture and home goods company to French authorities in 2012.

# france - Sunday 21 March, 2021

PSG beat Lyon to go top in France as Mbappe scores 100th Ligue 1 goal
# Blow
# Blow

PSG beat Lyon to go top in France as Mbappe scores 100th Ligue 1 goal

Updated Mar 21st 2021, 10:27 PM 4,375 Views 0 Comments

League leaders Lille were beaten 2-1 at home by struggling Nimes.

Wales left ‘numb’ after late France try denied them Grand Slam in Paris
# Chaotic
# Chaotic

Wales left ‘numb’ after late France try denied them Grand Slam in Paris

Mar 21st 2021, 12:59 PM 9,016 Views 6 Comments

Fabien Galthie’s side were 32-30 winners after a dramatic finale last night.

# france - Saturday 20 March, 2021

Dulin's late try breaks Welsh hearts and kills their Grand Slam dream
# Heartbreak
# Heartbreak

Dulin's late try breaks Welsh hearts and kills their Grand Slam dream

Mar 20th 2021, 10:13 PM 19,170 Views 73 Comments

France lock Paul Willemse is red carded but Brice Dulin scores at the death to seal two-point win for Les Bleus.

# france - Friday 19 March, 2021

European countries impose tighter restrictions as Covid-19 cases rise
# Coronavirus
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# Coronavirus

European countries impose tighter restrictions as Covid-19 cases rise

Mar 19th 2021, 11:10 AM 33,285 Views 45 Comments

A month-long lockdown for Paris and several other French regions was announced yesterday.

# france - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Father loses legal challenge to allow sons remain in Ireland over concerns about the wearing of masks in French schools
# High Court
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# High Court

Father loses legal challenge to allow sons remain in Ireland over concerns about the wearing of masks in French schools

Mar 18th 2021, 10:59 AM 40,548 Views 0 Comments

The man claims his older son faces grave risk if he is obliged to wear a mask in school in France.

# france - Wednesday 17 March, 2021

Mbappe comes off bench to score twice as PSG punish Lille errors to win cup showdown
# Star Man
# Star Man

Mbappe comes off bench to score twice as PSG punish Lille errors to win cup showdown

Mar 17th 2021, 7:37 PM 2,546 Views 0 Comments

PSG beat top-of-the-table Lille 3-0.

# france - Saturday 13 March, 2021

'We need to improve - France will be a different proposition' - Pivac
# French Evolution
# French Evolution

'We need to improve - France will be a different proposition' - Pivac

Mar 13th 2021, 8:12 PM 3,341 Views 1 Comment

Wales set for Six Nations showdown with France in Paris.

England snatch controversial win over France with Itoje's late try
# Le Crunch
# Le Crunch

England snatch controversial win over France with Itoje's late try

Mar 13th 2021, 6:49 PM 58,060 Views 53 Comments

France’s Grand Slam chances ruined after Irish TMO overrules referee to award try to England’s Maro Itoje.

# france - Sunday 7 March, 2021

Irish author Edna O'Brien receives France's highest cultural award
# Ordre Des Arts Et Lettres
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# Ordre Des Arts Et Lettres

Irish author Edna O'Brien receives France's highest cultural award

Mar 7th 2021, 7:16 PM 19,941 Views 10 Comments

O’Brien, 90, is the author of 18 novels.

France winger to undergo surgery and miss Six Nations
# Gabin Villiere
# Gabin Villiere

France winger to undergo surgery and miss Six Nations

Mar 7th 2021, 12:26 PM 7,005 Views 3 Comments

Villiere sustained the injury as Toulon beat Racing 92.

# france - Friday 5 March, 2021

French authorities lift Covid-19 test rule for Irish truckers
# Irish Hauliers
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# Irish Hauliers

French authorities lift Covid-19 test rule for Irish truckers

Mar 5th 2021, 3:12 PM 10,854 Views 6 Comments

French officials had ruled that Irish hauliers would have to present a negative Covid-19 test to enter the country.

# france - Thursday 4 March, 2021

French rugby chief Laporte to appear before government in Covid investigation
# Scrutiny
# Scrutiny

French rugby chief Laporte to appear before government in Covid investigation

Mar 4th 2021, 3:32 PM 3,017 Views 0 Comments

Breaches of the bubble led to a 16-case Covid outbreak in the French squad.

Germany and France to give AstraZeneca vaccine to over 65s, Belgium approves it for over 55s
# Vaccination
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# Vaccination

Germany and France to give AstraZeneca vaccine to over 65s, Belgium approves it for over 55s

Mar 4th 2021, 11:17 AM 10,124 Views 11 Comments

Ireland is currently only using this vaccine for people aged 18-69.

# france - Wednesday 3 March, 2021

FFR clear France head coach Galthié of wrongdoing after Covid-19 outbreak
# Investigation
# Investigation

FFR clear France head coach Galthié of wrongdoing after Covid-19 outbreak

Mar 3rd 2021, 11:36 AM 5,301 Views 4 Comments

Les Bleus’ head coach left the French Six Nations bubble to watch his son play a game.

# france - Monday 1 March, 2021

France's former president Nicolas Sarkozy has been sentenced to one year in jail for corruption
# France
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# France

France's former president Nicolas Sarkozy has been sentenced to one year in jail for corruption

Mar 1st 2021, 1:20 PM 114,007 Views 21 Comments

Sarkozy was handed a three-year prison sentence of which two years are suspended.

# france - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Irish hauliers: 'French officials treat us as if we’re coming from England – we’re not'
# Brexit Checks
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# Brexit Checks

Irish hauliers: 'French officials treat us as if we’re coming from England – we’re not'

Feb 28th 2021, 10:30 AM 48,833 Views 57 Comments

Representatives of Irish hauliers have said they are being held up for longer than they should because of French officials.

# france - Saturday 27 February, 2021

French government warns it could pull Les Bleus' approval to play in Six Nations
# Sacre Bleu
# Sacre Bleu

French government warns it could pull Les Bleus' approval to play in Six Nations

Feb 27th 2021, 1:55 PM 9,279 Views 2 Comments

The Sports Minister wants more information on the Covid-19 outbreak in the France camp.

# france - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Postponed: France's clash with Scotland will be rescheduled after Covid outbreak
# Off
# Off

Postponed: France's clash with Scotland will be rescheduled after Covid outbreak

Feb 25th 2021, 12:32 PM 6,672 Views 8 Comments

Another positive test in the French camp today has seen the fixture postponed.

France suspend training after another positive Covid-19 test
# Another Case
# Another Case

France suspend training after another positive Covid-19 test

Feb 25th 2021, 9:18 AM 6,125 Views 8 Comments

The France squad have been placed in isolation, with the Six Nations meeting with Scotland set for Sunday.

# france - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

France report no new Covid-19 cases as Scotland game awaits the green light
# Latest
# Latest

France report no new Covid-19 cases as Scotland game awaits the green light

Feb 23rd 2021, 10:39 AM 2,456 Views 1 Comment

French captain Charles Ollivon was among five players ruled out after testing positive yesterday.

# france - Monday 22 February, 2021

Farrell's Ireland still Covid-free as France wonder if their outbreak started in Dublin
# Healthy
# Healthy

Farrell's Ireland still Covid-free as France wonder if their outbreak started in Dublin

Feb 22nd 2021, 3:08 PM 28,483 Views 24 Comments

Les Bleus’ Six Nations hopes have been hit hard with key players now ruled out of the Scotland game.

# france - Saturday 20 February, 2021

Ronan O'Gara's La Rochelle move top in France
# On The Rise
# On The Rise

Ronan O'Gara's La Rochelle move top in France

Feb 20th 2021, 7:06 PM 14,406 Views 9 Comments

They scratched out a 16-11 home victory over Stade Francais on Saturday.

# france - Wednesday 17 February, 2021

Scrum coach Servat tests positive as France confirm third Covid-19 case
# Les Bleus
# Les Bleus

Scrum coach Servat tests positive as France confirm third Covid-19 case

Feb 17th 2021, 10:09 AM 5,125 Views 3 Comments

However, all the French players have tested negative for the second time this week.

# france - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

'Ireland need to de-structure the game a little bit, play at a huge tempo'
# Future View
# Future View

'Ireland need to de-structure the game a little bit, play at a huge tempo'

Feb 16th 2021, 3:46 PM 10,002 Views 11 Comments

This week’s edition of The42 Rugby Weekly Extra involved plenty of discussion of Ireland’s attack.

# france - Monday 15 February, 2021

Analysis: Ireland's attack needs to make clear progress under Mike Catt
# Clarity
# Clarity

Analysis: Ireland's attack needs to make clear progress under Mike Catt

Feb 15th 2021, 7:00 PM 15,498 Views 23 Comments

The Irish attacking effort was underwhelming against France in yesterday’s Six Nations defeat.

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