Two start-up changes: coach Jacques Brunel began playing on Thursday in Benjamin Fall and Rabah Slimani on Saturday to play Fiji, finishing the November rounds at the Stade de France, where Demba Bamba and Julien Marchand, substitutes, had to be the first nominee in blue.
Fall (29, 13 caps) replaces Maxime Médard, against Argentina (28-13).
Slimani (29 years old, 49 soldiers), who has been in blue during the last few seasons, but only after Uini Atonio's election in November, Cedar Gomes Sa.
"Slimani was very good (Argentina, Ed). He was very good in the field (scrum) and he was active in the game. Go to this direction & # 39;said Brunel, who said "Continuity".
"It was difficult to keep on going and import everyone". he added.
Three neighbors in the bank
Brunel changed his bank a lot, with five changes: Antoine Dupont scrumhalf, Anthony Belleau and Dany Priso replaced the scrumhalf outdoors.
Two players appear for the first time: Bamba (20), right column, under 20 champion, Blueberries June, and Marchand team (23 years).
Bamba, a pro D2 (Brive), who has surprised himself in the tests he has made in November and has more than sixteen professional games, replaces Slimani in the bank.
"It (the result of the process): he entered an environment he did not know, he did not know at a level, since he had been working for three weeks since he was employed to be accustomed to this level." Brunel explained.
"As a matter of time he intends to join the group"The coach added, as I said, the group announced that Bamba would be glad at first glance as an observer.
Bamba and memory Montanella
Bamba will be probably second most in the second division in France's international Franck Montanella (Auch) since June 2007.
Marchand, the Captain of Tolosa, who is only 23 years old, will replace Camille Chat, making Brunel's disquiet "repetitive problem on the shoulders" He had to face this week and he had to leave for this reason "two three weeks".
The coach expects Marchand to show him "Quality and personality" Only from the beginning of the Tolosa season.
Staff in Lyon Félix Lambey second line (24 years, 1 seed) and Montpellier Kelian in Galletier's third line (26 years, 5 years). , Defending against Pumas or South Africa (29-26 victory).
Paul Gabrillagues and Mathieu Babillot take their place.
Bank's latest change is Fall Center's witness to Geoffrey Doumayrou, a stance against Springboks and Gael Fickou's preference.