England and France will challenge the debut Autumn Nations Cup final at Twickenham Stadium on Sunday 6th December.
England advanced to the final as winners of Pool A having beaten Georgia, Ireland, and Wales. France, in the interim, beat Scotland and Italy to top Pool B.
A resurgent France beat England 24-17 during the current year’s Six Nations Championship.
England and France have challenged a sum of 106 rugby test matches since their first gathering in 1906. England has won 58 of those matches, while France has won 41 matches. There have likewise been seven drawn matches between the two countries.
Venue: Twickenham Stadium, London
Referee: Andrew Brace (Ireland)
England and France rugby line-ups
England: Daly; Watson, Slade, Farrell (capt), May; Ford, Youngs; M Vunipola, George, Sinckler, Itoje, Launchbury, Curry, Underhill, B Vunipola.
Replacements: Cowan-Dickie, Genge, Stuart, Hill, Earl, Robson, Malins, Marchant.
France: Dulin; Raka, Moefana, Danty, Villiere; Jalibert, Couilloud; Kolingar, Bourgarit, Aldegheri, Geraci, Pesenti, Woki, Jelonch, Tofofua.
Replacements: Mauvaka, Neti, Atonio, Ducat, Macalou, Bezy, Carbonel, Barassi.