Le Roux gets France call-up

Sun, 29 Jan 2017 18:45
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NEWS: France on Sunday called up back row Bernard Le Roux to replace injured Raphael Lakafia in the squad for the Six Nations opener against England.

The 27-year-old Le Roux has 24 caps for Les Bleus since 2013. He made his return after a four month lay-off for his club Racing 92 against Lyon in the French Top 14 on Saturday.

France face defending Grand Slam champions England at Twickenham on Saturday.

Agence France-Presse