VERY similar to their Pacific Island counterparts Tonga, Toa Samoa today came out completely fired up and defeated a flat looking French side by 42-10.
A horrific injury toll has forced France to make wholesale changes to their team, ahead of their final World Cup match against Samoa at CUA Stadium on Sunday afternoon.
FRENCH Rugby League is on the way back to its once dominate force according to France Coach John Monie, despite his sides 42-6 loss to Fiji at WIN Stadium on Saturday afternoon.
FRANCE flyer Dimitri Pelo is getting set to make his World Cup debut on Saturday afternoon at WIN Stadium, after the Les Catalans winger was included in the starting side to take on Fiji.
FRANCE has opened their World Cup campaign with a hard fought 36-18 victory over Scotland in Canberra.
FRANCE has completed their preperation for tomorrow's match against Scotland with a team run on Canberra Stadium.
FRENCH coach John Monie names a 23 man squad to make the trip down under for the Rugby League World Cup.
FRANCE name a 40 man preliminary World Cup Squad, featuring 20 current Catalan Dragons players, one other Super League player and 19 players from France's domestic league.
BULLDOG superstar Sonny Bill Williams has tonight stunned the Rugby League world by allegedly boarding a Europe bound flight, leaving his club in the lurch.
A preview of Friday night's mid-season international between the European top seeds to be played in Toulouse.