ENGLAND  14 V   FRANCE  9
  COMPETITION:  World Cup Semi Final                                                                                    Updated 16.10.2007
  VENUE: Stade de France, Paris DATE: 13 October 2007 SPECTATORS:
  REFEREE: Jonathan Kaplan (South Africa)
HALFTIME: 6-8  
  SCORERS: SCORERS:
  TRIES: Lewsey TRIES:
  CONVERSIONS: CONVERSIONS:
  PENALTY GOALS: Wilkinson (2) PENALTY GOALS: Beauxis (3)
  DROPPED GOALS: Wilkinson DROPPED GOALS:
   
15 Jason Robinson Unaffiliated 15 Damien Traille  Biarritz Olympique
14 Paul Sackey  London Wasps 14 Vincent Clerc (15) Stade Toulousain
13 Matthew Tait Newcastle Falcons 13 David Marty  Perpignan
12 Michael Catt (21) London Irish 12 Yannick Jauzion  Stade Toulousain
11 Josh Lewsey (22) London Wasps 11 Cédric Heymans (21) Stade Toulousain
10 Jonny Wilkinson Newcastle Falcons 10 Lionel Beauxis (20) Stade Français
9 Andy Gomarsall (20) Harlequins 9 Jean-Baptiste Elissalde  Stade Toulousain
8 Nick Easter (18) Harlequins 8 Julien Bonnaire  Bourgoin
7 Lewis Moody (19) Leicester Tigers 7 Thierry Dusautoir Stade Toulousain
6 Martin Corry  Leicester Tigers 6 Serge Betsen (19) Biarritz Olympique
5 Ben Kay Leicester Tigers 5 Jérôme Thion  Biarritz Olympique
4 Simon Shaw London Wasps 4 Fabien Pelous (18) Stade Toulousain
3 Phil Vickery (Capt.) (17) London Wasps 3 Pieter de Villiers (16) Stade Français
2 Mark Regan (16) Bristol Rugby 2 Raphaël Ibañez (Capt.) (17) London Wasps, England
1 Andrew Sheridan Sale Sharks 1 Olivier Milloud  Bourgoin
   
16 George Chuter (2) Leicester Tigers 16 Jean-Baptiste Poux (3) Stade Toulousain
17 Matt Stevens (3) Bath Rugby 17 Dimitri Szarzewski (2) Stade Français
18 Lawrence Dallaglio (8) London Wasps 18 Sébastien Chabal (4) Sale Sharks, England
19 Joe Worsley (7) London Wasps 19 Imañol Harinordoquy (6) Biarritz Olympique
20 Peter Richards (9) London Irish 20 Frédéric Michalak (10) Stade Toulousain
21 Toby Flood (12) Newcastle Falcons 21 Christophe Dominici (11) Stade Francais
22 Dan Hipkiss (11) Leicester Tigers 22 Clément Poitrenaud  Stade Toulousain
   
  COACH: Brian Ashton COACH: Bernard Laporte
               
MATCH NOTES
A tense, hard-fought match ended with victory and a finals place for England the 2003 Rugby World Cup trophy holder.

Robinson was playing his 50th test for England. Jauzion and Milloud were both playing their 50th test for France.

Sources
http://sport.guardian.co.uk/rugbyworldcup2007/story/0,,2191023,00.html
http://news.bbc.co.uk/sport2/hi/rugby_union/english/7041317.stm