Toulouse hopes to recover some players, including Antoine Dupont and Romain Ntamack, for the match against Racing 92
Some Toulouse players who tested positive for Covid-19 last week, including Antoine Dupont and Romain Ntamack, are hoped for the match against Racing 92 on Saturday, paid for the 16th day of Top 14. “We hope that everyone will be able to play this matchexplained Thursday his avant-garde coach, Jean Bouilhou. We will not come back asking about them and it is a little balm to the heart to say that we will be able to do with some. According to the protocol, we have to wait until Friday to decide who can play but yes, we hope to count on some. »
Last week, Toulouse announced several positive Covid-19 cases, including Romain Ntamack, Cyril Baille, Peato Mauvaka and Anthony Jelonch. Left to join the Blues preparation camp for the Six Nations Tournament, second line Thibaud Flament was also released on Wednesday, positive.
Scrum half Antoine Dupont (25, 35 caps), voted best player in the world in 2021, has not played since December 11, eight weeks of absence. He returned to training early last week after experiencing knee pain. Initially summoned to the list of 42 players to prepare for the 2022 Tournament, Dupont had to forfeit after testing positive for Covid-19.