Tue 5 Dec 2017 | 02:16

Jone Qovu out for months with knee injury

Jone Qovu out for months with knee injury
Tue 5 Dec 2017 | 02:16
Jone Qovu out for months with knee injury
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Qovu, 32, has started 10 of La Rochelle's 14 games this season, but will go under the knife next week after suffering the injury in training.

"It's a tough blow first for the player, who prepared well in the off season and has had a good start to the season," La Rochelle coach Patrice Collazo said.

"It's also a hammerblow for the team. Jone is an important player in the squad, but it's part of the vagaries of a season."

Qovu, capped 13 times by Fiji, joined La Rochelle in 2014 from Racing 92, where he spent seven seasons.

Agence France-Presse

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