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Galthié set to stay as France rugby coach until 2027


PARIS (AP) — France coach Fabien Galthié is set to sign a contract extension to keep him in his role through the 2027 Rugby World Cup. Galthié led the French to their first Six Nations title in 12 years after completing the Grand Slam with a 25-13 win over England on Saturday. He says he was offered a new deal on Friday by French Rugby Federation president Bernard Laporte. Galthié took charge of the French team after the 2019 World Cup. The 2023 World Cup will be held in France.

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