Four changes for France as they aim to complete double over Scotland

France head coach Jacques Brunel
France head coach Jacques Brunel

France head coach Jacques Brunel has made four changes in the starting line-up for the reverse fixture against Scotland to be played at BT Murrayfield Stadium on Saturday.

Thomas Ramos returns at full-back in the place of Maxime Medard, who moves to the bench while Arthur Iturria replaces Francois Cros at blindside flanker.

Felix Lambey will form the second-row partnership with Sebastien Vahaamahina after replacing Paul Gabrillagues in the line-up that went on to defeat the Dark Blues 32-3 in Nice.

The final change sees Guilhem Guirado returning as captain in the place of Camille Chat as the preferred hooker with the latter joining the reserves.

France starting line-up: 15 Thomas Ramos, 14 Damian Penaud, 13 Gael Fickou, 12 Wesley Fofana, 11 Alivereti Raka, 10 Camille Lopez, 9 Antoine Dupont, 8 Gregory Alldritt, 7 Charles Ollivon, 6 Arthur Iturria, 5 Sebastien Vahaamahina, 4 Felix Lambey, 3 Rabah Slimani, 2 Guilhem Guirado (c), 1 Jefferson Poirot

Replacements: 16 Camille Chat, 17 Cyril Baille, 18 Emerick Setiano, 19 Romain Taofifenua, 20 Yacouba Camara, 21 Baptiste Serin, 22 Romain Ntamack, 23 Maxime Medard

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