France name team

France name team for Wales match
By Eurosport

15/03/2006 at 10:28Updated

France have named their starting line-up for the crucial final Six Nations match against Wales at the weekend. A victory would see France sieze the crown, although anything less would most likely let in England or Ireland, who play on Saturday.

France starting line-up for the Six Nations match against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday.

Team : 15-Thomas Castaignede; 14-Aurelien Rougerie, 13-Florian Fritz, 12-Damien Traille, 11-Christophe Dominici; 10-Frederic Michalak, 9-Dimitri Yachvili; 8-Thomas Lievremont, 7-Julien Bonnaire, 6-Yannick Nyanga, 5-Jerome Thion, 4-Fabien Pelous (captain), 3-Pieter de Villiers, 2-Raphael Ibanez, 1-Sylvain Marconnet.

Replacements: 16-Dimitri Szarzewski, 17-Olivier Milloud, 18-Lionel Nallet, 19-Olivier Magne, 20-Jean-Baptiste Elissalde, 21-Ludovic Valbon, 22-Cedric Heymans.

Laporte: 'not over yet'