Program manager for the XV of France

The women’s XV of France, currently in training in Marcoussis, will chain two training courses and two friendlies against Italy for the World Cup in New Zealand.

Serious things are starting for the women’s XV of France. Currently in training at the National Technical Center of Marcoussis (Essonne), the Blue continue their preparation for the World Cup in New Zealand which will be held from October 8 to November 12. In addition to rugby, this course revolves around collective and individual preparation.

“It’s really the beginning of the operational part which is focused on preparation with the ball. We are much more focused on the development of our project. We are going to make sure to be the most efficient and the most efficient to prepare for this World Cup by repeating the ranges.reveals Thomas Darracq, coach of the women’s XV of France at the French Rugby Federation.

Programs Two stages and two friendly matches

The preparation will continue and accelerate. Safi N’Diaye’s partners are in Marcoussis until August 9th. Then, they will take the direction of Andorra from August 14th. They will be in Andorran lands until August 24. Les Bleues will head to Nice for a final stage of preparation from August 30 to September 11. There, they will play their first and only two friendlies against Italy. They defeated the Transalpines on September 3 at the Arboras stadium in Nice. The second match will be played at the Stadio del Rugby in Biella (Italy) on September 9.

During the New Zealand World Cup, the women’s XV of France will face South Africa, Fiji and England. As a reminder, they will only be 32 to fly to New Zealand on September 22. Six called up this summer will therefore not be on the trip to Oceania. Note that the 23 players who had played in the final of the 6 Nations Tournament presented in this first list.

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