Toulon comes from two consecutive defeats and will seek to become strong at home against Brive, by the sixth date of Top 14 from France. Both teams will meet on Saturday from 4pm live on Star +.
In the local community, for the first time in more than a year, Louis Carbonel will not be the holder. The last time that the French opening had not been part of the starting 15 was on September 19, 2020, against Scarlets, for the Challenge Cup, in what was a victory by 11 to 6 in favor of Toulon.
For its part, Axel muller He will be a starter in the visiting team, which will seek to continue in the fight for the top of the table.
Toulon: 1. Fresia, 2. Etrillard, 3. Brookes; 4. Rebbadj (C), 5. Roux; 6. Nakarawa, 7. Lakafia, 8. Timani, 9. Blanc, 10. Belleau; 11. Villière12. Dachary, 13. Septar, 14. Cordin, 15. Luc.
Substitutes: Sosene-Feagaï, Gros, Warion, du Preez, Ory, Carbonel, Danglot, Gigashvili.
Brive:: 1. Chauvac, 2. Narisia, 3. Japaridze; 4. Paulos, 5. Lebas, 6. Voisin, 7. Giorgadze, 8. Hirèche (C), 9. Abadie, 10. Hervé; 11. Muller, 12. Olding, 13. Galletier, 14. Bituniyata, 15. Laranjeira.
Substitutes: Karkadze, Brennan, Zafra, Marais, Sanga, Galala, Jurand, Ceccarelli.