Marcel Communeau

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Marcel Communeau
Full name Marcel Communeau
Date of birth (1885-09-11)11 September 1885
Place of birth Beauvais, France
Date of death 26 June 1971(1971-06-26) (aged 85)
Place of death Beauvais, France
Height 177 cm (5 ft 10 in)
Weight 90 kg (14 st 2 lb)
Occupation(s) engineer
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Lock
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
Stade Français
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1906-1913  France 21 (9)

Marcel Communeau (11 September 1885 - 26 June 1971)[1] was a French rugby union player, who represented the France national rugby union team. Communeau was the leading French player prior to World War I, representing his country a record 21 times and captaining the side on 13 occasions.[2]


  1. ^ Marcel Communeau rugby union
  2. ^ Griffiths, John (1987). The Phoenix Book of International Rugby Records. London: Phoenix House. p. 5:3. ISBN 0-460-07003-7.