Danie Rossouw has been included in Toulon's starting line-up for Saturday's Heineken Cup final against Clermont Auvergne.
France boss Philippe Saint-Andre left out fly-half Francois Trinh-Duc for next month's three-Test series against New Zealand.
Round-up: Toulon retained their place at the summit of the French Top 14 after sharing a 26-26 draw with Clermont on Sunday.
Vincent Clerc is back in the France squad for their Six Nations trip to England as Philippe Saint-Andre made five changes.
Centre Mathieu Bastareaud will start for France on his return as his side take on Wales in the Six Nations.
Wales captain Sam Warburton has been ruled out of Saturday's Six Nations clash against France while Ryan Jones returns.
Former captain Thierry Dusautoir will make his return when France face Italy in Rome in their Six Nations opener on Sunday.
Flanker Yannick Nyanga was dropped from the France squad to face Italy in their Six Nations opener in Rome.
Adrien Plante has replaced the injured Gael Fickou in France's 33-man squad for the Six Nations championship, the French rugby federation said on Tuesday.
Mathieu Bastareaud admits it took a new dedication to training for him to force himself back into the reckoning for the France squad.
France have recalled former captain Thierry Dusautoir and centre Mathieu Bastareaud to their Six Nations preliminary squad.
Morgan Parra will start at scrum-half against Samoa at the Stade de France on Saturday in one of three changes to Philippe Saint Andre's team who beat Argentina
Lock Yoann Maestri was named in the France rugby team to face Argentina on Saturday as manager Philippe Saint Andre made only one change on Thursday.
Australia coach Robbie Deans has retained the same backline from the team that drew with the All Blacks for Saturday's encounter with France.
Pascal Pape will lead France's 23-man squad to face Australia on Saturday.
View : 1248 times
View : 1120 times
View : 1001 times
View : 915 times
View : 288 times
Find detailed TV schedules for all Eurosport channel.
Find all the sports news on iPhone, BlackBerry, Android and iPad.
Follow up to the minute sports reports with Eurosport.