Montpellier and Castres will both be looking to give some long-time servants a fine farewell when they face off in the Top 14 final on Friday.
Montpellier coach Jean-Baptiste Elissalde is facing his second hearing for touchline misconduct in as many months after a Top 14 match.
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Castres and Montpellier are in the Top 14 Final after semi-final wins over Toulouse and Bordeaux-Begles respectively in Nice last weekend.
Minnows of the Top 14 semi-finals, Castres, are attempting to repeat their feats of 2018 when they take on French giants Toulouse on Friday.
On a day of high drama in the Top 14, Toulon lost their shot at the playoffs in dramatic fashion, while there were several farewells.
Of the 14 teams in the Top 14, only two have absolutely nothing left to play for heading into the final weekend after an intriguing recent round.
Having won over the tiny town of Castres, South African-born French international scrum-half Rory Kockott will retire after 11 years there.
With warring coaches and commentators, warring administrators, furious coaches and relegations, the Top 14’s 24th weekend had it all.
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