Hernández for O'Connor at Toulon?

Date published: September 9 2014

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Argentina international Juan Martín Hernández will reportedly join Toulon in January to replace departing back James O'Connor.

Argentina international Juan Martín Hernández will reportedly join Toulon in January to replace departing back James O'Connor.

O'Connor is returning to Super Rugby with the Reds in order to be eligible for selection for the Rugby World Cup next year.

Hernández left Racing Métro at the end of last season and is currently unattached, while playing for Argentina in the Rugby Championship.

El Mago will join Toulon on a six-month contract according to La Provence.

Hernández spent six years with Stade Français before a stint with the Sharks in South Africa.

One player who will not be joining the French and European champions is Gregory Lamboley. The Toulouse forward has signed a new contract with the club.

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