Hooker Guilhem Guirado made a nightmare start to his Montpellier career, suffering a long-term injury on his debut against his former club.
Over four years on from his last international cap, Zinedine Zidane believes Karim Benzema deserves to be recalled by France.
France coach Didier Deschamps has backed Antoine Griezmann to rediscover his best form, despite a slow start to life at Barcelona.
Didier Deschamps has included Manchester City full-back Benjamin Mendy in his squad for France's next two Euro 2020 qualifying games.
Six of the top seven teams in the world rankings will start life with a new coach following the Rugby World Cup.
Former France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina will not be able to play for Clermont Auvergne until December after being given a six-week ban.
Back-row Ross Moriarty thought a high shot on Gael Fickou could be the last part he played in the Rugby World Cup.
World Rugby said Jaco Peyper apologised for an inappropriate photo on social media but he will not officiate a Rugby World Cup semi-final.
Just one day after being sent off in France's loss to Wales, Sebastien Vahaamahina has called time on his international career.
Rugby World Cup referee Jaco Peyper was pictured with Wales fans appearing to mock France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina.