France vs. England: Score and Lessons Learned from Six Nations Clash

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France vs. England: Score and Lessons Learned from Six Nations Clash
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Putting an end to England's three-year winning streak, France managed to pull back a victory against Stuart Lancaster's side in their Six Nations opener on Saturday evening.

Philippe Saint-Andre's men had a mound of responsibility to improve upon following 2013's last-place finish in the competition, and a 26-24 triumph against tough opposition saw just that.

The Stade de France played host to one of the closest games we're likely to see over the next six weeks, Les Bleus just about clinching their points in the dying minutes.

Read on for a breakdown of the result's biggest talking points and lessons to be taken away from this clash of European titans.

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