France v Italy

Date:

Venue: Orange Vélodrome, Marseille

Kick Off: 8:00pm (GMT)

France and Italy will meet for a Friday night fixture at the Orange Vélodrome in Marseille on 23rd February, during the middle weekend of the 2018 Six Nations Championship.

The winner of this match will be presented with the Giuseppe Garibaldi Trophy, which was first awarded in 2007 and was most recently won by France following their 40-18 victory in the 2017 Championship.

France and Italy have contested 40 rugby test matches since their first meeting in 1937. France have won 37 of those encounters, with Italy only managing three wins.

Venue Information - Orange Vélodrome, Marseille

Orange Vélodrome, 3 Boulevard Michelet, 13008 Marseille, France

Stadium Enquiries: +33 4 13 64 64 64

Stadium Capacity: 67,344

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