France wing Palisson quits Toulouse for Lyon

Tue, 23 May 2017 18:52
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NEWS: France international wing Alexis Palisson has quit Toulouse to join Top 14 rivals Lyon on a two-year contract.

Palisson, 29, previously played for Brive (2005-11) and Toulon (2011-14) and has won 29 caps for France, with whom he won the Six Nations championship in 2010 and was finalist in the 2011 Rugby World Cup in New Zealand.

Palisson's signing is Lyon's 11th ahead of next season as the club looks to improve on its 10th place finish this season.