The new captain made his debut for France a decade ago in 2008, and led from the front in the two opening tests.
Before this test series, Parra made his last appearance for France in 2015.
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Fullback Benjamin Fall retains the No. 15 jersey. Fall is eligible for the Test after a World Rugby-appointed judicial committee cancelled the red card he received for his collision with Beauden Barrett last Saturday.
France: 15. Benjamin Fall, 14. Teddy Thomas, 13. Remi Lamerat, 12. Wesley Fofana, 11. Gael Fickou, 10. Anthony Belleau, 9. Morgan Parra (C), 8. Kevin Gourdon, 7. Kelian Galletier, 6. Mathieu Babillot, 5. Yoann Maestri, 4. Bernard Le Roux, 3. Uini Atonio, 2. Camille Chat, 1. Dany Priso.
Reserves: 16. Adrien Pelissie, 17. Cyril Baille, 18. Cedate Gomes Sa, 19. Felix Lambey, 20. Alexandre Lapandry, 21. Baptiste Serin, 22. Jules Plisson, 23. Maxime Medard.
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