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Toulouse. Alexandre Roumat (UBB) is committed
As announced by RMC Sport, the third line of theUBB, Alexandre roumat (24 years old), signed up for three seasons with the Toulouse stadium. The interested party confirmed this in person at the microphone of TV7 South-West.
At the end of his contract in Gironde, the son of the former international second row Olivier Roumat decided to give new impetus to his career by joining the reigning European and French champion. In the Pink City, the former player of Biarritz will compensate for the departure ofAntoine Miquel who got involved with … Bordeaux-Begles, and will therefore do the opposite this summer.
Bordeaux-Begles. Two French internationals disembark from Clermont
According to Olympic noon, the UBB has just attracted two young talents of French rugby from Clermont. This is the right pillar Sipili Falatea (24 years old; 2 selections), who participated in the Australian tour of the XV of France, as well as of the center Tani Vili (21 years old), already summoned in Blue, but never capped. Both were at the end of their contract in Auvergne. The first will compensate for the retirement of Moldovan veteran Vadim Cobilas (38), while the second will replace UJ Seuteni (28), who signed in La Rochelle. After the Bayonne pillar Ugo Boniface and Toulouse third row Antoine Miquel, Vili and Falatea are the third and fourth recruits for Christophe Urios and his staff.
On the departures side, after Paiva, Seuteni and Lam, Bordeaux-Bègles could lose the second Argentine international line Guido Petti (27 years old; 65 selections), whose contract includes an optional year for the 2022-2023 fiscal year. He would have received a substantial offer from a competitor who could be Racing 92. to follow.
Toulonnais. Waisea Nayacalevu formalized
Very nice pickaxe made by Toulon ! Indeed, this Tuesday, December 14, the Var club formalized the arrival of the Fijian international center of French stadium, Waisea Nayacalevu (31 years old; 26 selections) for the first two seasons (+ one optional).
Champion of France with the Stade Français in 2015 then winner of the European Challenge 2017, he was the boss and the blaster of the Parisian rear lines. With his nine years of experience in the Top 14 within the Parisian club, the three-quarter Fijian has all the qualities to ignite the Mayol stadium. With Waisea Nayacalevu and Jiuta Wainiqolo, the RCT brings together a Fijian duo, a guarantee of speed and spectacle!
𝑾𝒂𝒊𝒔𝒆𝒂 𝑵𝒂𝒚𝒂𝒄𝒂𝒍𝒆𝒗𝒖 𝒓𝒆𝒋𝒐𝒊𝒏𝒕 𝒍𝒆 𝑹𝑪𝑻
– RCT – RC Toulon (@RCTofficiel) December 14, 2021
French stadium. Sefa Naivalu extended
Tuesday December 14, French stadium formalized the contract extension of his Australian winger Sefanaia Naivalu (29 years old) for two additional seasons, i.e. until 2024. Operated from one foot at the start of the season, he played only one match this season, on the first day lost to Racing 92, a match where he scored a try. He should make his return to competition very soon.
🔜 Soon back under the Pink Jersey and for 2 more seasons! 𝒩𝒶𝒾𝓋𝒶𝓁𝓊 extends in the capital!
– Stade Français Paris (@SFParisRugby) December 14, 2021
Racing 92. Seriously injured, Fabien Sanconnie was back on the road
According to Olympic noon, the second or third international line of Racing 92, Fabien Sanconnie (26 years old; 4 selections) has just extended his contract with the Ile-de-France club. The former Brive player is currently enjoying a clean season following a serious knee injury that needs a second transplant because the first had not taken in the bone. This extension is therefore a nice sign of confidence on the part of the leaders Ciel et Blanc.
Perpignan. Xavier Chiocci (Lyon) as a medical joker?
According to The Independent, the international left pillar Xavier chiocci (31 years old; 10 caps) could land at Perpignan in the coming days, as the medical joker of the Georgian, Giorgi Tetrashvili, victim of a ruptured Achilles tendon and absent for the rest of the season.
Valves. Phillip Kité extended
Monday December 13, RC Valves (Pro D2) formalized the contract extension of his Tongan pillar Philippe Kite (28) for three additional seasons, ie until June 2025. Arrived in Morbihan in 2017, at the age of 24, he has already played 92 matches with the Blue and White jersey. “My family and I are very happy and grateful to continue here in Vannes,” he said. “I love this club and the people I work with. I can’t wait to see where this journey takes me. “
🏉✍️𝙋𝙝𝙞𝙡𝙡𝙞𝙥 𝙆𝙞𝙩𝙚́: 3 more years by our side!
We are very happy to announce the contract extension of our international pillar until 2025!
– Rugby Club Vannes (@RugbyClubVannes) December 13, 2021
Grenoble. Young Mathis Sarragallet locked
Nice move made by the FC Grenoble (Pro D2). Monday, December 13, the Isère club managed to lock one of the revelations of the start of the season, the young hooker Mathis sarragallet (21 years old) until 2025. Arrived at the FCG in cadets, after having started his training in Voiron, he is part of the golden generation 2000-2001 who was champion of France Crabos with the FCG in 2018. He also knew been capped with France U20 especially during the 2019 6 Nations Tournament. Sarragallet has taken on a new dimension this season following the injuries of Jean-Charles Orioli and Lilian Rossi. He has played 20 matches with the FCG including 12 as a starter (10 this season).
“I am very happy to sign my first pro contract in the club that trained me. I am really satisfied to take part in the project for the 3 years with this group, and the young people with whom I was formed ”, rejoiced the interested party.
– FC Grenoble Rugby #FCGSMR #AllezFCG (@FCGrugby) December 13, 2021
Aurillac. Latuka Maituku leaves for a tour
Monday, December 13, the clubAurillac (Pro D2) announced the contract extension of its iconic Wallisian third line Latuka maituku (33 years old) for an additional season, that is until 2023. “In good form this season, he does not intend to end his career immediately”, reports the Stade Aurillacois. “He will therefore rethread his crampons next August for a year”, probably the last at high level.
– Stade Aurillacois Cantal Auvergne (@SArugbyofficiel) December 13, 2021
Cantalien by adoption, since he arrived in Aurillac in 2008, almost 14 years ago (!), He is today the co-captain of the Stade Aurillacois alternating with Pierre Roussel. In 13 seasons with Stade Aurillacois, a rare occurrence in professional rugby, he played 228 matches including 141 starts and scored 21 tries for the Rouge et Bleu (105 points). “Latuka Maituku thus joins the very closed club of players who represent a single club during their sporting career”, congratulate the Aurillac leaders.
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