Stade Français: Paul Alo-Emile back in training

The last time Paul Alo-Emile played a rugby match was on March 6, 2022 and the match between Stade Français and Toulouse. The right prop was substituted at kick-off and replaced Giorgi Melikidze. Since then, nothing. Until the end of the last season, he was injured, suffering from pubalgia, by the capital club. It was … Read more

La Rochelle: Jonathan Danty makes a foot call to Damian Penaud

The winger of the XV of France will be out of contract with his club Clermont at the end of the season. Inevitably, his choice will make a lot of noise. Several teams such as Stade Toulousain, Union Bordeaux-Bègles, Stade Rochelais, Lyon, Toulon or Montpellier have come to the information, without necessarily going on the … Read more

UBB: Christophe Urios removed from office

Thunderbolt to the Union Bordeaux-Bègles. Whereas South West had revealed last week that a departure of Christophe Urios (56 years old) before the end of the season was under study, according to our information, the decision was ratified today by Laurent Marti. The president of UBB, who had already been wondering for several weeks, took … Read more

Melvyn Jaminet (Stade Toulousain) package for the November tour with the Blues

The bad news has come. Melvyn Jaminet, who left his partners after only fifteen minutes of play in Toulouse’s victory on the lawn of Brive (7-45), suffers from malleolus and ligaments in his left ankle. The images of the Toulouse back, grimacing on the ground after a tackle and joining the bench helped by two … Read more

Jefferson Poirot (UBB) after the defeat against Lyon: “We will have to wake up”

Jefferson Poirot (UBB captain after the defeat at LOU, 36-21):“We lose it on the management of exits from the field, poorly controlled reversals with two forwards. We do 60 good first minutes. We take two yellow cards (Jalibert and Timu). Yellow cards count. When you play at 14, it’s more difficult. But I don’t have … Read more

Christophe Urios, after UBB’s victory against Stade Français: “You have to know how to win games like that”

Christophe Urios (UBB manager, after his team’s victory against Stade Français 15-10): “It’s four points. I’m happy because the Top 14 is the jungle. You have to know how to win matches like that. We wanted to play them differently and we had to change the game plan. We must emphasize the good match of … Read more

Towards an arrival of Renato Giammarioli as joker at UBB

Union Bordeaux-Bègles has been looking for a third line for several weeks. The Girondin club should see its wish granted. Renato Giammarioli (27) is expected to commit to UBB and join the club midweek. The Italian third line (14 caps) signed up for Worcester in the offseason. However, for lack of a visa, he had … Read more

Santi Cordero and Jefferson Poirot back with UBB for the reception of Stade Français

For the reception of the Stade Français (Saturday 3 p.m.), Christophe Urios can count on the return of Santi Cordero. The Argentinian has found a place on the wing of the Gironde attack. For the conduct of the game, the Lucu-Jalibert hinge will once again be hard at work. In the absence of Zack Holmes, … Read more

Proven long-term absence for Montpellier’s Arthur Vincent

“The news is not good” said Montpellier manager Philippe Saint-André about Arthur Vincent on the sidelines of the night of rugby where the staff of the MHR received the prize of “best staff Top 14” for last season, crowned by a title of champion of France. Indeed the center of Montpellier, again affected in the … Read more

Jefferson Poirot (Bordeaux-Bègles): “We are entering this championship”

Jefferson Poirot (UBB captain after the win over Castres): “I remember the victory which was essential in our start to the season. It was essential to take 4 points after our first two defeats (Toulouse and Montpellier). The match is more messy than the previous two, the match was disjointed, we were also less well … Read more