France|vs|Argentina|Rugby| autumn internationals 2018 LIVE
FRANCE – ARGENTINA
TEST MATCH – 17 NOVEMBER 2018
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France|vs|Argentina|Rugby| autumn internationals 2018 LIVE.Rugby fans will be hoping for another epic series of battles as the biggest teams from the northern and southern hemispheres go head-to-head in preparation for next year’s Rugby World Cup.
Matches will run for four consecutive weeks over the month of November with a final fixture, Barbarians vs Argentina, taking place on December 1.
England, Ireland, Scotland, Wales, France, Japan and Italy make up the northern hemisphere teams with New Zealand, South Africa, Australia, Fiji, Georgia, Tonga and Argentina all heading on the road.
Argentina national rugby union team
The Argentina national rugby team is organised by the Argentine Rugby Union. Nicknamed the Pumas, they play in sky blue and white jerseys, Argentina played its first international rugby match in 1910 against a touring British Isles team. Wikipedia
Head coach: Mario Ledesma
Captain: Pablo Matera
Best result: Third place, 2007
Most caps: Felipe Contepomi (87)
Top try scorer: José María Núñez Piossek (30)
Arenas/Stadiums: José Amalfitani Stadium,
France national rugby union team
The France national rugby union team competes annually against England, Ireland, Italy, Scotland and Wales in the Six Nations Championship. They have won the championship outright sixteen times, shared it a further eight times, and have completed nine grand slams. Wikipedia
Captain: Mathieu Bastareaud
Nickname(s): Les Bleus
Arena/Stadium: Stade de France
Union: French Rugby Federation
Best result: Runners-up, 1987, 1999 and 2011
Coaches: Jacques Brunel (Head coach),