Italy team to face France in Six Nations

Conor O'Shea before England v Italy match in 2019 Six Nations

Conor O'Shea has named his Italy team to face France in Saturday's Six Nations clash in Rome.

Italy team to play France

Forwards: 1 Andrea Lovotti (Zebre Rugby Club), 2 Leonardo Ghiraldini (Stade Toulousian), 3 Tiziano Pasquali (Benetton Rugby), 4 David Sisi (Zebre Rugby Club), 5 Federico Ruzza (Benetton Rugby), 6 Abraham Jurgens Steyn (Benetton Rugby), 7 Jake Polledri (Gloucester Rugby), 8 Sergio Parisse (Captain, Stade Francais)

Backs: 9 Tito Tebaldi (Benetton Rugby), 10 Tommaso Allan (Benetton Rugby), 11 Angelo Esposito (Benetton Rugby), 12 Luca Morisi (Benetton Rugby), 13 Marco Zanon (Benetton Rugby)*, 14 Edoardo Padovani (Zebre Rugby Club), 15 Jayden Hayward (Benetton Rugby)

Replacements: 16 Luca Bigi (Benetton Rugby), 17 Cherif Traore (Benetton Rugby), 18 Simone Ferrari (Benetton Rugby), 19 Alessandro Zanni (Benetton Rugby), 20 Sebastian Negri (Benetton Rugby), 21 Guglielmo Palazzani (Zebre Rugby Club), 22 Ian Mckinley (Benetton Rugby), 23 Luca Sperandio (Benetton Rugby)

* Denotes uncapped player

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