Lionel Faure

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Lionel Faure
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Personal information
Full name Lionel Faure
Date of birth (1977-11-26) 26 November 1977 (age 37)
Place of birth Montauban, France
Height 6 ft 1 in (1.86 m)
Weight 18 st 6 lb (117 kg)
Club information
Position(s) Loosehead prop
Current club Clermont Auvergne
Senior clubs*
Years Club Apps (points)

Valance d'Agen
La Rochelle
Section Paloise
Sale Sharks

64 (10)
Representative teams
2008– France 8 (0)
* Professional club appearances and points
counted for domestic first grade only.

Lionel Faure (born 26 November 1977 in France) is a rugby union player for Clermont Auvergne in the Top 14. Faure plays as a Loosehead prop, and previously played for the Sale Sharks and won the 2005–06 Guinness Premiership with them, starting in the final.[1]

He was called up to the France squad for the 2008 Six Nations [2] and played in the 2009 Six Nations. Altogether he has played in five matches in the tournament.


  1. ^ "Sale 45-20 Leicester". BBC. 27 May 2006. Retrieved 9 February 2014. 
  2. ^ "Marty replaces Fritz for France". BBC. 2008-01-30. Retrieved 2008-01-02. 

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