Julien Moreau // Photo credits: Yoann Cambefort / Marti Media / DPPI via AFP 06:00, September 21, 2023

Third match for the Blues in this Rugby World Cup. Almost a week after their victory against Uruguay, the French face Namibia this Thursday evening, at 21 pm, for the third match of Group A. A meeting to follow live and in full on Europe 1, and broadcast on France 2.

Three out of three for the France team? Winner of its first two matches, against New Zealand (27-13) and Uruguay (27-12), the XV of France faces, this Thursday, in Marseille, Namibia for its third match of the Rugby World Cup. During this meeting, the executives of the national team, who were rested against Uruguay, will make their return to the field. Antoine Dupont, Gaël Fickou, Cyril Baille and Charles Ollivon will be at the Stade Vélodrome.

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The weakest opponent in the group

Namibia is the weakest opponent in the group. In the first days of the Rugby World Cup, they were dominated by Italy (52-8) and New Zealand (71-3). The Blues are therefore logically favorites in this meeting against Namibians have not won a single match in seven participations in the World Cup.


Thursday evening from 20 pm on Europe 1, and from 20:50 pm on France 2

Fans of the XV de France will be able to listen to Europe 1 from 20 pm for the pre-match presented by Jacques Vendroux. The meeting will be followed live and in full, before a debrief until 23 pm. On the television side, it is France 2 that will broadcast the match from 20:50.