After England coach Eddie Jones questioned their Test credentials ahead of the Six Nations clash, France let their rugby do the talking.
Captain Owen Farrell said there were no excuses for England after they were beaten by France in Paris.
Charles Ollivon led from the front with a double in his first game as captain as France beat England at the start of a... Read more
France produced a dazzling opening 40 minutes to lead England 17-0 in Paris, Vincent Rattez and Charles Ollivon both scoring tries.
With Anthony Watson failing to overcome a calf problem, George Furbank has been handed a starting spot for England against France.
France are set for a new era at the Six Nations under head coach Fabien Galthie.
England and Scotland are the only sides without a new head coach for the 2020 edition of the Six Nations.
The Six Nations returns this weekend, with defending champions Wales hosting Italy, England facing France and Ireland taking on Scotland.
Fabien Galthie has handed starts to uncapped France duo Anthony Bouthier and Mohamed Haouas for the blockbuster clash with England.
France captain Charles Ollivon does not believe Saracens' impending relegation from the Premiership will have any impact on England.
Charles Ollivon only has 11 caps to his name but the Toulon back-row will captain a new-look France during the Six Nations.
Toulouse safeguarded the future of their France full-back Thomas Ramos as the Top 14 club entered into the festive spirit on Christmas Eve.
Hooker Guilhem Guirado made a nightmare start to his Montpellier career, suffering a long-term injury on his debut against his former club.
Six of the top seven teams in the world rankings will start life with a new coach following the Rugby World Cup.
Former France lock Sebastien Vahaamahina will not be able to play for Clermont Auvergne until December after being given a six-week ban.
Back-row Ross Moriarty thought a high shot on Gael Fickou could be the last part he played in the Rugby World Cup.