Fullback
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
N Baudry 35y 156d v Argentina Buenos Aires 4 Sep 1949 Details
JL Sadourny 34y 224d v England Twickenham 7 Apr 2001 Details
C Dominici 33y 267d v Ireland Stade de France 11 Feb 2006 Details
C Heymans 33y 52d v Japan North Shore City 10 Sep 2011 Details
S Blanco 33y 49d v England Parc des Princes 19 Oct 1991 Details
T Castaignede 32y 139d v New Zealand Wellington 9 Jun 2007 Details
D Traille 32y 104d v New Zealand Auckland 24 Sep 2011 Details
M Medard 31y 359d v South Africa Stade de France 10 Nov 2018 Details
P Dedieu 31y 323d v Wales Colombes 27 Mar 1965 Details
SL Spedding 31y 205d v Japan Paris 25 Nov 2017 Details

Wing
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
C Dominici 35y 152d v Argentina Parc des Princes 19 Oct 2007 Details
V Clerc 31y 313d v Scotland Stade de France 16 Mar 2013 Details
C Heymans 31y 116d v South Africa Toulouse 13 Nov 2009 Details
D Janin 31y 57d v Australia Brisbane 5 Jul 2008 Details
P Bernat-Salles 31y 49d v England Twickenham 7 Apr 2001 Details
A Jaureguy 31y 42d v England Colombes 1 Apr 1929 Details
A Rougerie 30y 357d v Canada Napier 18 Sep 2011 Details
E Vellat 30y 342d v Australia Colombes 22 Jan 1928 Details
JB Lafond 30y 300d v South Africa Parc des Princes 24 Oct 1992 Details
PG Saint-Andre 30y 217d v South Africa Parc des Princes 22 Nov 1997 Details

Centre
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
F Mesnel 33y 334d v Ivory Coast Rustenberg 30 May 1995 Details
PJP Sella 33y 128d v England Pretoria 22 Jun 1995 Details
J Dauger 33y 59d v Scotland Colombes 10 Jan 1953 Details
Y Jauzion 32y 227d v Italy Rome 12 Mar 2011 Details
T Marsh 32y 107d v New Zealand Stade de France 27 Nov 2004 Details
E Elissalde 32y 26d v British Army Parc des Princes 25 Feb 1940 Details
R Bertranne 31y 350d v New Zealand Parc des Princes 21 Nov 1981 Details
D Traille 31y 280d v Wales Stade de France 19 Mar 2011 Details
A Boniface 31y 224d v Wales Cardiff 26 Mar 1966 Details
A Rougerie 31y 173d v Wales Millennium Stadium 17 Mar 2012 Details

Fly-half
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
G Laporte 34y 174d v Fiji Auckland 7 Jun 1987 Details
F Mesnel 33y 357d v England Pretoria 22 Jun 1995 Details
F Michalak 33y 1d v New Zealand Millennium Stadium 17 Oct 2015 Details
J Desclaux 32y 335d v British Army Parc des Princes 1 Jan 1945 Details
Y Delaigue 32y 228d v Tonga Toulouse 19 Nov 2005 Details
D Skrela 32y 171d v Ireland Lansdowne Road 20 Aug 2011 Details
L Beauxis 32y 122d v Italy Marseille 23 Feb 2018 Details
H Amand 32y 106d v New Zealand Parc des Princes 1 Jan 1906 Details
D Camberabero 32y 42d v Ireland Lansdowne Road 20 Feb 1993 Details
G Camberabero 31y 311d v Wales Cardiff 23 Mar 1968 Details

Scrum-half
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
F Galthie 34y 241d v England Sydney 16 Nov 2003 Details
A Hueber 33y 53d v Romania Bucharest 28 May 2000 Details
P Berbizier 32y 272d v England Twickenham 16 Mar 1991 Details
G Dufau 32y 265d v Romania Bucharest 19 May 1957 Details
D Yachvili 31y 180d v Wales Millennium Stadium 17 Mar 2012 Details
J Gallion 31y 64d v Argentina Buenos Aires 7 Jun 1986 Details
F Torossian 31y 17d v Romania Bucharest 1 Jun 1997 Details
JB Elissalde 30y 358d v Pacific Is Sochaux-Montbéliard 15 Nov 2008 Details
L Loustau 30y 330d v Canada Toronto 10 Jul 2004 Details
P Danos 30y 268d v England Colombes 27 Feb 1960 Details

Prop
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
A Roques 37y 329d v Scotland Colombes 12 Jan 1963 Details
JP Garuet-Lempirou 36y 233d v England Parc des Princes 3 Feb 1990 Details
P Ondarts 35y 201d v England Parc des Princes 19 Oct 1991 Details
O Sourgens 35y 143d v New Zealand Wellington 9 Jun 2007 Details
S Marconnet 35y 127d v Ireland Bordeaux 13 Aug 2011 Details
P de Villiers 35y 102d v England Stade de France 13 Oct 2007 Details
NGA Mas 35y 84d v England Twickenham 15 Aug 2015 Details
P Dospital 35y 38d v Argentina Buenos Aires 22 Jun 1985 Details
CPJ Califano 35y 24d v New Zealand Wellington 9 Jun 2007 Details
R Paparemborde 34y 257d v Wales Parc des Princes 19 Mar 1983 Details

Hooker
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
R Ibanez 34y 244d v Argentina Parc des Princes 19 Oct 2007 Details
W Servat 34y 37d v Wales Millennium Stadium 17 Mar 2012 Details
D Dubroca 33y 329d v Wales Cardiff 19 Mar 1988 Details
S Bruno 33y 314d v Australia Brisbane 5 Jul 2008 Details
P Dintrans 33y 115d v Romania Auch 24 May 1990 Details
M dal Maso 33y 47d v Italy Stade de France 1 Apr 2000 Details
D Szarzewski 32y 240d v Romania London 23 Sep 2015 Details
P Ondarts 32y 239d v Romania Bucharest 26 Nov 1988 Details
G Guirado 32y 146d v South Africa Stade de France 10 Nov 2018 Details
R Vigier 32y 134d v Ireland Lansdowne Road 18 Apr 1959 Details

Lock
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
F Haget 37y 249d v Fiji Auckland 7 Jun 1987 Details
L Nallet 35y 143d v Italy Stade de France 4 Feb 2012 Details
P Pape 35y 12d v New Zealand Millennium Stadium 17 Oct 2015 Details
M Sappa 34y 266d v Romania Clermont-Ferrand 10 Dec 1977 Details
JP Saux 34y 102d v England Twickenham 23 Feb 1963 Details
D Revailler 34y 86d v Argentina Toulouse 14 Nov 1982 Details
LA Cassayet-Armagnac 33y 323d v Wales Swansea 26 Feb 1927 Details
F Pelous 33y 310d v England Stade de France 13 Oct 2007 Details
J Prin-Clary 33y 281d v Wales XV Colombes 22 Apr 1946 Details
A Lorieux 33y 230d v Australia Lille 11 Nov 1989 Details

Flanker
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
M Cecillon 36y 33d v Ireland Lansdowne Road 4 Mar 1995 Details
OCC Magne 34y 59d v New Zealand Wellington 9 Jun 2007 Details
TS Dusautoir 33y 333d v New Zealand Millennium Stadium 17 Oct 2015 Details
LJM Cabannes 33y 289d v South Africa Parc des Princes 22 Nov 1997 Details
M Lira 33y 268d v Ireland Lansdowne Road 23 Jan 1965 Details
JL Joinel 33y 254d v Zimbabwe Auckland 2 Jun 1987 Details
F Raynal 33y 243d v Italy Parc des Princes 17 Oct 1937 Details
SB Betsen Tchoua 33y 202d v England Stade de France 13 Oct 2007 Details
J Bonnaire 33y 179d v Wales Millennium Stadium 17 Mar 2012 Details
A Guichemerre 33y 150d v Scotland Inverleith 20 Jan 1923 Details

No. 8
Player Age Opposition Ground Date Match
M Cecillon 36y 138d v South Africa Durban 17 Jun 1995 Details
A Cigagna 34y 270d v England Pretoria 22 Jun 1995 Details
M Lira 34y 212d v Romania Lyon 28 Nov 1965 Details
S Chabal 33y 94d v Italy Rome 12 Mar 2011 Details
C Labit 32y 282d v New Zealand Sydney 20 Nov 2003 Details
LGP Picamoles 32y 278d v South Africa Stade de France 10 Nov 2018 Details
F Vaquer 32y 274d v Wales Colombes 23 Mar 1922 Details
JL Joinel 32y 273d v Australia Sydney 21 Jun 1986 Details
M Leuvielle 32y 247d v Wales Swansea 2 Mar 1914 Details
T Lievremont 32y 132d v Wales Millennium Stadium 18 Mar 2006 Details

Substitute (excluding unused substitute)
Player Pos Age Opposition Ground Date Match
M Cecillon (N8) 36y 124d v Scotland Pretoria 3 Jun 1995 Details
JP Garuet-Lempirou (P) 35y 262d v England Twickenham 4 Mar 1989 Details
L Nallet (L) 35y 179d v England Stade de France 11 Mar 2012 Details
NGA Mas (P) 35y 147d v New Zealand Millennium Stadium 17 Oct 2015 Details
C Dominici (W) 35y 146d v England Stade de France 13 Oct 2007 Details
JJ Crenca (P) 34y 359d v England Stade de France 27 Mar 2004 Details
S Marconnet (P) 34y 324d v England Twickenham 26 Feb 2011 Details
R Ibanez (H) 34y 211d v Namibia Toulouse 16 Sep 2007 Details
L Seigne (P) 34y 176d v England Twickenham 4 Feb 1995 Details
G Laporte (FH) 34y 169d v Zimbabwe Auckland 2 Jun 1987 Details

Only the player's most recent appearance in that position listed; Only includes matches where the player starts in the respective position, and excludes matches as a substitute.

Records include the following current or recent matches:
France v Tonga at Kumamoto, Rugby World Cup, Oct 6, 2019 [0-0]
France v United States of America at Fukuoka, Rugby World Cup, Oct 2, 2019 [0-0]
France v Scotland at Stade de France, Six Nations, Feb 23, 2019 [0-0]