France head coach Jacques Brunel has left out Mathieu Bastareaud and Morgan Parra in the 31-man squad for the World Cup scheduled later this year in Japan.
Jordan Joseph scored a try while Carbonel kicked five penalties as France edged out South Africa 7-20 in the semi-final of the World Rugby U20 Championship at Racecourse Stadium on Monday.
Argentina went on to book a place in the semi-final of the World Rugby U20 Championship after beating France 26-47 in their face-off at Racecourse Stadium on Wednesday.
France remained unbeaten in the ongoing World Rugby U20 Championship as they went on to beat 32-13 against Wales at Racecourse Stadium on Saturday.
France will not have a foreign coach post 2019 World Cup following a referendum released on Friday where clubs have voted against the idea.
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France have expressed their interest in hiring the services of former Ireland international Ronan O'Gara in their coaching panel ahead of the World Cup according to reports.
France managed to overcome Italy with a hard-fought 14-25 victory in the final round of the Six Nations 2019 campaign at Stadio Olimpico on Saturday.
France will miss the services of Jefferson Poirot and Wenceslas Lauret for the final round of the Six Nations clash against Italy to be played in Rome on Saturday.
Ireland have kept their hope of winning the Six Nations alive as they completed a 26-14 bonus point victory over France in the fourth round at Aviva Stadium on Sunday.
Wales have made giant strides in the World Rugby Rankings that saw them displace England at the third position following their 21-13 win in Cardiff on the third round of the Six Nations 2019.
France registered their first win in the ongoing Six Nations tournament as they defeated Scotland in Paris with a 27-10 margin on Saturday.
France head coach Jacques Brunel has named Romain Ntamack at fly-half for the third round of the Six Nations clash against Scotland to be played in Paris on Saturday.
Former Stade Rouennais player Ben Mercer has his say on the problems of French rugby after the opening two rounds of this year's Six Nations.
Jonny May scored a hat-trick as England came up with a clinical display at Twickenham Stadium on Sunday to trounce France 44-8 in the second round of the Six Nations.
France head coach Jacques Brunel has made six changes for the Twickenham clash against England scheduled to be played on Sunday.
George North scored a double as Wales made a stunning comeback from being 16-0 down to win the Six Nations opener against France 19-24 at Stade de France on Friday.
Toulouse centre Romain Ntamack is set to make his international debut after he was named in the starting line-up of France for the upcoming Six Nations opening clash against Wales to be played in Paris on Friday.
France international Wesley Fofana has confirmed that he will retire from international rugby at end of upcoming World Cup to be played in Japan later this year.
French rugby has witnessed their fourth fatality in eight months after they were left mourning by the death of another young player last Sunday.
Fiji have been the biggest gainer in the World Rugby Rankings following their 14-21 win over France in the final round of the November series that came to a conclusion last weekend.