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France Cut Several Players From Squad After Night Out Fiasco In Edinburgh

France have just cut several players from their squad after they reportedly went on a night out in Edinburgh after their defeat to Scotland. On Monday afternoon, reports broke claiming that members of France’s Six Nations squad were involved in some unsavoury scenes during a night out in Edinburgh. Although it was initially suggested that the players took part in some form …

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France’s HIA Controversy Escalates As Six Nations Release Second Statement

After an initial review by an independent Head Injury Assessment Review Processor, Six Nations Rugby have officially announced that two incidents have been referred to the HIA Review Panel. Some huge controversy arose during Ireland’s clash with France on Saturday as two French players were removed from the field of play for head injury assessments in highly questionable circumstances. Flyhalf …

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Watch: France Issue Horrifically Cringe Response To The Haka At U-20 World Championship

France staged a rather bizarre response to the Haka at the U-20 World Championship… On Tuesday afternoon, New Zealand rather predictably beat France in the U-20 World Championship semi-final. However, it was the rather awkward scenes before kick off that may well be remembered more than the game itself. Facing down the Haka, the French decided that they were going …

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Terror Attacks in Brussels Cast A Shadow Over Euro 2016

PARIS, FRANCE - DECEMBER 12: The UEFA European championships Trophy is displayed prior to the UEFA Euro 2016 Final Draw Ceremony at Palais des Congres on December 12, 2015 in Paris, France. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)

On Friday 13th of November last year, the world came to a standstill as all over the globe people tuned into their TV sets, checked the internet or listened to their radios as the news filtered in of the Paris attacks. Today, our eyes turn to Brussels, as the world collectively gathers with a heavy heart. Being based in Ireland, this writer noticed …

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Opinion: Scotland Are Finally Fulfilling Their Potential

EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND - MARCH 13: Stuart Hogg and Greig Laidlaw of Scotland celebrate victory as the final whistle blows during the RBS Six Nations match between Scotland and France at Murrayfield Stadium on March 13, 2016 in Edinburgh, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty Images)

A fantastic win is in the books for Scotland, albeit against a France side that won’t be remembered as one of their nation’s classics. There were so many positives to take from this win though, it’s difficult to know where to start. The overall manner of it is what sticks out most in the mind. Previously when Scotland have won …

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Watch: The Three Oliver Giroud Misses Vs Serbia That Led To Fan Jeers

Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud is having a tough time of things with the French international team. France took on Serbia in an international friendly yesterday evening, eventually winning the affair 2-1. However, it wasn’t all sunshine and rainbows for ‘Les Bleus’ as Arsenal forward Oliver Giroud had to endure a pretty torrid reception from the attending French supporters. Giroud was …

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