FIRA Championship D1 , Pool A - Monte Carlo, 7 February 1988
France XV (4) 19 - 9 (3) Italy (FT)

Teams

France XV Italy
Tries Bonneval, Deslandes, Gleyze 2 Tries none
Pens none Pens Ambrosio 3
Drops Trille Drops none

Notes

 
Result France XV won by a margin of 10 points
FIRA Championship D1 points France XV 3, Italy 1
 
Ground name Stade Louis II, Monte Carlo (neutral venue)
Attendance 7000
 
Referee D Roelands (Belgium)
 
France XV Test debuts no Test caps awarded
Italy Test debuts M Bonomi, C Covi, R Favaro, M Trevisiol
 
Points scoring rules try 4, conversion 2, penalty goal 3, drop goal 3