Toulon lose Ollivon for five weeks

Date published: January 3 2017

Toulon must conclude their Champions Cup pool commitments without the services of injured flank Charles Ollivon.

The French loose forward has been ruled out for up to five weeks with an ankle injury after being stretchered off the field in Toulon's Top 14 win over Racing 92 last week.

While there are fears the Frenchman could miss the start of the Six Nations, Toulon presdident Mourad Boudjellal told AFP the injury "wasn't very serious".

Toulon face reigning champions Saracens on the road in round five of the Champions Cup before hosting Sale in their pool finale.

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