MATCH SUMMARY
TEAMS France vs South Africa
VENUE Stade Gerland
DATE 15 November 1997 16:00
COMPETITION SA to Europe
FINAL SCORE 32 - 36
TRIES 3 - 5
HALFTIME SCORE 9 - 19
CONDITIONS Weak sun, floodlit after 30 minutes, pitch well grassed and firm.
CROWD 4000
MATCH OFFICIALS
Referee Derek Bevan
SCORING SUMMARY
France
Conversion Christophe Lamaison 1
Penalty Christophe Lamaison 5
Try Christian Califano 1
Try Olivier Merle 1
Try Stéphane Glas 1
 
South Africa
Conversion Henry Honiball 4
Penalty Henry Honiball 1
Try Dick Muir 1
Try James Dalton 1
Try James Small 1
Try Percy Montgomery 1
Try Pieter Rossouw 1
LINE-UP
France
1 Christian Califano
2 Marc del Maso
3 Franck Tournaire
4 Fabien Pelous
5 Olivier Brouzet
6 Phillippe Benetton
7 Laurent Cabannes
8 Abdeletiff Benazzi
9 Fabien Galthié
10 Thierry Lacroix
11 Philippe Saint-André (Captain)
12 Stéphane Glas
13 Christophe Lamaison
14 Laurent Leflamand
15 Jean-Luc Sadourny
 
South Africa
1 Os du Randt
2 James Dalton
3 Adrian Garvey
4 Mark Andrews
5 Krynauw Otto
6 Rassie Erasmus
7 André Venter
8 Gary Teichmann (Captain)
9 Joost Van der Westhuizen
10 Henry Honiball
11 Pieter Rossouw
12 Dick Muir
13 André Snyman
14 James Small
15 Percy Montgomery
RESERVES
France
16 David Venditti
17 David Aucagne
18 Jérôme Cazalbou
19 Didier Casadei
20 Olivier Merle
21 Raphaël Ibanez
 
South Africa
16 Jannie de Beer
17 Werner Swanepoel
18 Andrew Aitken
19 Wybrand Els
20 Dawie Theron
21 Naka Drotske
REPLACEMENTS
France
50 Olivier Merle for Fabien Pelous
 
South Africa
79 Werner Swanepoel for Joost Van der Westhuizen
RUN OF PLAY
0 Penalty Christophe Lamaison France
1 Penalty Christophe Lamaison France
2 Try Dick Muir South Africa
3 Conversion Henry Honiball South Africa
4 Penalty Christophe Lamaison France
5 Try Percy Montgomery South Africa
6 Missed Conversion Henry Honiball South Africa
7 Try Pieter Rossouw South Africa
8 Conversion Henry Honiball South Africa
41 Penalty Christophe Lamaison France
42 Penalty Christophe Lamaison France
43 Try James Dalton South Africa
44 Conversion Henry Honiball South Africa
45 Penalty Henry Honiball South Africa
46 Try James Small South Africa
47 Conversion Henry Honiball South Africa
48 Try Olivier Merle France
49 Missed Conversion Christophe Lamaison France
50 Substitution (Tactical) Olivier Merle for Fabien Pelous France
50 Try Christian Califano France
51 Missed Conversion Christophe Lamaison France
52 Try Stéphane Glas France
53 Conversion Christophe Lamaison France
79 Substitution (Tactical) Werner Swanepoel for Joost Van der Westhuizen South Africa