Gael Fickou will be shifted from centre to the wing to make up for the absence of the injured Teddy Thomas as France look to win the Six Nations for the first time in 10 years when they take on Ireland on Saturday.
Ireland can mark Healy's milestone with a bonus-point victory that would ensure they win the Six Nations crown at the expense of second-placed England.
The lock will play his 148th test, which includes nine for the British and Irish Lions, to move level with retired former New Zealand captain Richie McCaw.
France coach Fabien Galthie included five uncapped players into his squad on Wednesday ahead of an upcoming internationals against Wales and Ireland.
The draw for the 2023 Rugby World Cup in France will take place in Paris on Dec. 14 using seedings based on the world rankings taken after last year's tournament, organisers said on Friday.
England have been drawn in the same group with Wales, Ireland and Georgia for the new Autumn Cup which will start in November.
World Rugby remains hopeful of achieving global calendar change for 2021 after a meeting of key stakeholders took place on Monday.
World Rugby has announced the qualification process for the 2023 World Cup in France aimed at promoting a "genuine opportunity" for all unions, the game's global body said on Monday.
French club Pau announced that they have dismissed former All Blacks flyhalf Tom Taylor for leaving the country in March without permission during the coronavirus pandemic.
Former France captain Jefferson Poirot has retired from international rugby at the age of 27 due to a lack of motivation.
The French Top 14 season has been officially abandoned amid the coronavirus crisis and no champions will be named, the French rugby league (LNR) said on Tuesday.
The French Top 14 rugby league organisers (LNR) and club presidents have reached an agreement to abandon the season, the LNR said on Thursday.
The fate of planned mid-year rugby union internationals will be decided this month, but the indications are they will be called off.
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The French Rugby Federation has suspended all of its competitions to prevent the spread of coronavirus.
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A red card for Mohammed Haouas in the first half helped Scotland towards an emphatic victory over previously unbeaten France at Murrayfield.
France wing Teddy Thomas has been left out of the side to face Scotland on Sunday as coach Fabien Galthie makes two changes.
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A brilliant blend of opportunistic attacking play and feverish defence helped France maintain a perfect record in this year's Six Nations.
France coach Fabien Galthie described Wales prop Wyn Jones's allegations that Les Bleus would cheat at the scrum in their Six Nations clash on Saturday as a lack of respect towards his country.
France have made one change for Saturday's Six Nations clash against Wales with Virimi Vakatawa returning from injury.
Wales have drafted in Gareth Davies and Ross Moriarty to their starting line-up for Saturday's Six Nations clash against France in Cardiff.
Wales prop Wyn Jones expects France to "cheat" in the scrum when the teams meet at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff in the Six Nations on Saturday.
- FRA2ndTries Scored 1st Ireland : 14 Tries ScoredIRE1st1314
- FRA5thPoints Difference 1st Ireland : 38 Points DifferenceIRE1st1338