Union Bordeaux-Bègles will travel to Connacht this Friday for the opening round of the Champions Cup.
Victim of a ruptured tendon in a finger during the UBB match against Perpignan (November 25), Lekso Kaulashvili will be unavailable for three months. The pillar had to undergo surgery.
Adam Coleman and Cyril Cazeaux are also still unavailable: the first suffered a minor knee and ankle sprain against Montpellier (November 4), the second suffered a torn calf in La Rochelle (on November 19). november). The returns of the two second lines are hoped for the reception of Lyon in Top 14 (December 23).
Apart from the long-term injured (Sa, Marais, Lesgourgues), the other players are all applying for the trip to Ireland to face Connacht in the Champions Cup this Friday.