September 19, 2019 / 10:38 AM / a month ago

Factbox: World Cup-France v Argentina

(Reuters) - Factbox on the Rugby World Cup Pool C fixture between France and Argentina:

WHERE

Tokyo Stadium, Tokyo

WHEN

Saturday, September 21 at 4.15pm local time (0715 GMT)

FRANCE

World ranking: 8

Coach: Jacques Brunel (France)

Captain: Guilhem Guirado

Team: 15-Maxime Medard, 14-Damian Penaud, 13-Gael Fickou, 12-Virimi Vakatawa, 11-Yoann Huget, 10-Romain Ntamack, 9-Antoine Dupont, 8-Gregory Alldritt, 7-Charles Ollivon, 6-Wenceslas Lauret, 5-Sebastien Vahaamahina, 4-Arthur Iturria, 3-Rabah Slimani, 2-Guilhem Guirado, 1-Jefferson Poirot

Replacements: 16-Camille Chat, 17-Cyril Baille, 18-Demba Bamba, 19-Bernard Le Roux, 20-Louis Picamoles, 21-Maxime Machenaud, 22-Camille Lopez, 23-Thomas Ramos.

ARGENTINA

World ranking: 11

Coach: Mario Ledesma (Argentina)

Captain: Pablo Matera

Team: 15-Emiliano Boffelli, 14-Matias Moroni, 13-Matias Orlando, 12-Jeronimo De la Fuente, 11-Ramiro Moyano, 10-Nicolas Sanchez, 9-Tomas Cubelli, 8-Javier Ortega Desio, 7-Marcos Kremer, 6-Pablo Matera, 5-Tomas Lavanini, 4-Guido Petti, 3-Juan Figallo, 2-Agustin Creevy, 1-Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro

Replacements: 16-Julian Montoya, 17-Mayco Vivas, 18-Santiago Medrano, 19-Matias Alemanno, 20-Tomas Lezana, 21-Felipe Ezcurra, 22-Benjamin Urdapilleta, 23-Santiago Carreras.

OFFICIALS

Referee: Angus Gardner (Australia)

Assistants: Jaco Peyper (South Africa), Brendon Pickerill (New Zealand)

TMO: Marius Jonker (South Africa)

POOL C FIXTURES (date/opponent/venue)

FRANCE

Oct 2 v U.S. Fukuoka

Oct 6 v Tonga Kumamoto

Oct 12 v England Yokohama

ARGENTINA

Sept 28 v Tonga Osaka

Oct 5 v England Tokyo

Oct 9 v U.S. Kumagaya

Compiled by Rohith Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Andrew Heavens

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