France v Argentina LIVE commentary and team news: Fabien Galthie names nine uncapped players for Autumn Internationals Series clash at Stade De France

France get their Autumn Internationals Series underway this weekend when they welcome Argentina to the Stade De France.

Fabien Galthie’s side will face three tests in the coming weeks with Georgia and New Zealand both forming opposition throughout November.

France will certainly be regarded as favourites for the contest

For Argentina, they’ll play France before taking on Italy and Ireland during the rest of the campaign.

It should be an entertaining encounter in the French capital and we’ll have all of the coverage.

France v Argentina: talkSPORT commentary

The Autumn Internationals Series clash is set to take place on Saturday, November 6.

It will be played at the Stade De France in Paris and kick off at 8pm.

talkSPORT 2 will have live coverage of the contest with commentary coming from Alfie Reynolds and Heather Fisher.

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Fabien Galthie will be hoping for a dominant display against Argentina

France v Argentina: Team news

France

Backs: Romain Buros, Baptiste Couilloud, Jonathan Danty, Brice Dulin, Antoine Dupont, Gaël Fickou, Aymeric Luc, Maxime Lucu, Antoine Hastoy, Matthieu Jalibert, Melvyn Jaminet, Matthis Lebel, Yoram Moefana, Romain Ntamack, Damian Penaud, Thomas Ramos, Donovan Taofifenua, Tani Vili, Gabin Villière.

Forwards: Dorian Aldegheri, Grégory Alldritt, Cyril Baille, Demba Bamba, Gaëtan Barlot, Dylan Cretin, François Cros, Ibrahim Diallo, Thibaud Flament, Killian Geraci, Jean-Baptiste Gros, Wilfrid Hounkpatin, Anthony Jelonch, Bernard Le Roux, Sekou Macalou, Julien Marchand, Peato Mauvaka, Thierry Paiva, Romain Taofifenua, Florent Vanverberghe, Florian Verhaeghe, Paul Willemse, Cameron Woki.

Argentina

Backs: Juan Cruz Mallia; Emiliano Boffelli, Mateo Carreras, Facundo Cordero, Bautista Delguy; Lucio Cinti, Jeronimo de la Fuente, Lucas Mensa, Matias Moroni; Santiago Carreras, Nicolas Sanchez; Gonzalo Bertranou, Tomas Cubelli, Gonzalo Garcia

Forwards: Rodrigo Bruni, Juan Martin Gonzalez, Santiago Grondona, Facundo Isa, Pablo Matera; Matias Alemanno, Marcos Kremer, Tomas Lavanini, Guido Petti; Eduardo Bello, Francisco Gomez Kodela, Santiago Medrano, Facundo Bosch, Julian Montoya (captain), Ignacio Ruiz, Thomas Gallo, Facundo Gigena, Nahuel Tetaz Chaparro

Julian Montoya is hoping for a positive end to the season for Argentina

France v Argentina: What’s been said?

Argentina captain Julian Montoya said: “A good end to the season would be to have good results and it would be a good way to close the year, reflecting everything we train, everything we say to ourselves and everything we do both on and off the pitch.

“That it is reflected in each of the games: to become strong in our fixed formations, a good defence, be demanding among ourselves to get the best of each one and, as I always say, put the Los Pumas shirt where it has to be, as high as we can.”