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Toulouse   Toulouse

Stade Felix-Bollaert opened in 1932 and has a decidedly 'English' feel to it. It seats 41,275.
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Facts and Figures

From the 10th to the 13th centuries, the Counts of Toulouse controlled most of southern France, and its poets of Courtly Love influenced Petrarch, Dante and Chaucer, thus influencing the course of European poetry.

 Most famous natives: Concorde jets are produced in Toulouse.

 Youth-related oddity: Toulouse has the second-largest student population in France (after Paris )with 60,000 students at its university, which was founded in 1229.

Schedule

Complete First-Round Schedule

Date, Time (EDT) Opponents TV
June 11, 11:30 a.m. Cameroon vs. AustriaESPN2
June 14, 8:30 a.m. Argentina vs. Japan ESPN
June 18, 11:30 a.m. South Africa vs. Denmark ESPN2
June 22, 3 p.m. Romania vs. England ESPN
June 24, 3 p.m. Nigeria vs. Paraguay ESPN2
June 29, 3 p.m. Second Round (E winner vs. F second place) ESPN

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