The Scottish XV detailed on Tuesday its preparation before the next World Cup, which will take place in France from September 8 to October 28, 2023. In July and August, Scottish players will play four friendly matches, including two against the French. On August 5, Scotland will host the XV tricolor at Murrayfield, then the two selections will meet in France, on the 12th, in a place which has yet to be determined.
” The game (in) France will be very important because we will be spending time in Nice, in our base camp for the World Cupsaid Scotland coach Gregor Townsend. We will reproduce the program that our players will know during tournament. The Scots will also host Italy on July 29 and Georgia on August 26 at Murrayfield.