FIRA Championship D1 , Pool A - Clermont-Ferrand, 10 December 1977
France (6) 9 - 6 (0) Romania (FT)

Notes

 
Result France won by a margin of 3 points
FIRA Championship D1 points France 3, Romania 1
 
Ground name Stade Marcel Michelin, Clermont-Ferrand
Attendance 8386
 
Referee PE Hughes (England)
 
France Test debuts C Belascain, P Dospital
Romania Test debuts V Vasile
 
Points scoring rules try 4, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3